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

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  • The distance between Freetown, Sierra Leone and King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctica is approximately 8,795 km or 5,465 mi.
  • To reach Freetown in this distance one would set out from King George Island, South Shetland Islands bearing 46.2° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Freetown bearing 19.9° or NNE .
  • Freetown has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas King George Island, South Shetland Islands has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The mean temperature is 29.6 °C (53.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.7 °C (10.3°F) less in Freetown. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2148.1 mm (84.6 in) more which is equivalent to 2148.1 l/m² (52.72 US gal/ft²) or 21,481,000 l/ha (2,296,461 US gal/ac) more. About 3 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 46.7° higher in Freetown than in King George Island, South Shetland Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 28°C (50.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Freetown 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 Freetown.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +26 (+46) +26 (+47) +28 (+50) +31 (+55) +32 (+58) +33 (+60) +32 (+57) +33 (+59) +31 (+55) +30 (+53) +29 (+52) +27 (+48) +30 (+53)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -36 (-1) -64 (-3) -76 (-3) -38 (-1) +107 (+4) +263 (+10) +678 (+27) +731 (+29) +410 (+16) +189 (+7) +20 (+1) -36 (-1) +2148 (+85)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 39' -3h 53' -0h 41' +2h 38' +5h 45' +7h 39' +6h 46' +3h 53' +0h 35' -2h 44' -5h 50' -7h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +13.8 +32.4 +54 +70.8 +70.7 +70.6 +70.6 +70.6 +54.5 +31.6 +13.5 +6.7   +46.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -10 -13 -15 -6 -4 +0 +2 +1 +3 +0 -3 -7   -4.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +22.9 (+41) +22.7 (+41) +23.8 (+43) +28.4 (+51) +30.6 (+55) +32.3 (+58) +31.5 (+57) +32 (+58) +30.6 (+55) +28.8 (+52) +27.2 (+49) +24.7 (+44) +28 (+50)

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