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Rio Gallegos vs Grindstone Island, Qc Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Rio Gallegos, Argentina and Grindstone Island, Qc, Canada is approximately 11,031 km or 6,855 mi.
  • To reach Rio Gallegos in this distance one would set out from Grindstone Island, Qc bearing 184.7° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Rio Gallegos bearing 185.1° or S .
  • Rio Gallegos has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Grindstone Island, Qc has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • The mean annual temperature is 3.3 °C (5.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.3 °C (22.1°F) less in Rio Gallegos. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 745 mm (29.3 in) less which is equivalent to 745 l/m² (18.28 US gal/ft²) or 7,450,000 l/ha (796,454 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.9° lower in Rio Gallegos than in Grindstone Island, Qc.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Rio Gallegos relative to Grindstone Island, Qc. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Grindstone Island, Qc vs Rio Gallegos.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+41) +24 (+43) +18 (+33) +10 (+19) -1 (-2) -10 (-19) -15 (-28) -13 (-23) -4 (-8) +4 (+8) +12 (+21) +19 (+33) +6 (+10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+35) +21 (+38) +15 (+26) +7 (+13) -2 (-3) -10 (-19) -16 (-28) -14 (-25) -7 (-13) +1 (+1) +8 (+15) +15 (+27) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +19 (+33) +13 (+23) +5 (+9) -2 (-4) -10 (-18) -15 (-28) -14 (-26) -9 (-16) -2 (-4) +5 (+8) +12 (+21) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -66 (-3) -54 (-2) -65 (-3) -53 (-2) -41 (-2) -43 (-2) -43 (-2) -63 (-2) -65 (-3) -78 (-3) -80 (-3) -94 (-4) -745 (-29)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +7h 07' +4h 21' +0h 47' -2h 59' -6h 16' -8h 00' -7h 13' -4h 21' -0h 40' +3h 06' +6h 21' +8h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (░) +35.3 +16.6 -5 -28.2 -44.7 -51.1 -45 -28.2 -5.4 +17.4 +35.7 +42.6   -4.9

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