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Rosslare, Wexford vs King George Island, South Shetland Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Rosslare, Wexford, Ireland and King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctica is approximately 13,542 km or 8,415 mi.
  • To reach Rosslare, Wexford in this distance one would set out from King George Island, South Shetland Islands bearing 34.9° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Rosslare, Wexford bearing 25.9° or NNE .
  • Rosslare, Wexford has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas King George Island, South Shetland Islands has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The mean temperature is 12.4 °C (22.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.7 °C (1.3°F) more in Rosslare, Wexford. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 81.8 mm (3.2 in) more which is equivalent to 81.8 l/m² (2.01 US gal/ft²) or 818,000 l/ha (87,450 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.5° higher in Rosslare, Wexford than in King George Island, South Shetland Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.8°C (19.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Rosslare, Wexford relative to King George Island, South Shetland Islands. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of King George Island, South Shetland Islands vs Rosslare, Wexford.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +4 (+8) +6 (+11) +10 (+18) +15 (+26) +19 (+34) +21 (+37) +22 (+39) +18 (+32) +14 (+25) +9 (+17) +7 (+12) +12 (+22)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +56 (+2) +3 (+0) -22 (-1) -29 (-1) -15 (-1) -9 (0) -5 (0) +11 (+0) -3 (0) +18 (+1) +30 (+1) +46 (+2) +82 (+3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -10h 09' -6h 01' -1h 04' +4h 06' +8h 50' +11h 37' +10h 20' +6h 02' +0h 55' -4h 15' -8h 58' -11h 38'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (░) -29.7 -11 +10.5 +33.7 +50.2 +56.5 +50.6 +33.8 +11 -11.7 -30 -37   +10.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -2 -7 -10 -8 -8 -6 -8 -8 -8 -5 -6 -5   -6.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ░C & (░F) +4.2 (+8) +3 (+5) +4.3 (+8) +8.3 (+15) +12.5 (+23) +17.1 (+31) +18.4 (+33) +19.5 (+35) +16 (+29) +12.6 (+23) +7.9 (+14) +5.4 (+10) +10.8 (+19)

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