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Sioux City, Ia vs Grytviken Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Sioux City, Ia, Usa and Grytviken, South Georgia is approximately 12,157 km or 7,554 mi.
  • To reach Sioux City, Ia in this distance one would set out from Grytviken bearing 317.4° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Sioux City, Ia bearing 327.6° or NNW .
  • Sioux City, Ia has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa) whereas Grytviken has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Sioux City, Ia is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Grytviken is in or near the boreal rain forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 7.4 °C (13.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 25.2 °C (45.4°F) more in Sioux City, Ia. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 738.2 mm (29.1 in) less which is equivalent to 738.2 l/m² (18.12 US gal/ft²) or 7,382,000 l/ha (789,185 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.5° higher in Sioux City, Ia than in Grytviken.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Sioux City, Ia relative to Grytviken. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Grytviken vs Sioux City, Ia.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-19) -8 (-15) 0 (-1) +11 (+19) +20 (+36) +27 (+48) +29 (+53) +27 (+48) +20 (+36) +13 (+23) 1 (+2) -9 (-15) +10 (+18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -10 (-17) -3 (-5) +8 (+15) +16 (+30) +24 (+42) +26 (+47) +25 (+44) +17 (+31) +9 (+16) -1 (-1) -10 (-17) +7 (+13)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-26) -12 (-22) -5 (-8) +5 (+8) +13 (+23) +20 (+37) +23 (+42) +22 (+39) +14 (+25) +6 (+11) -2 (-4) -11 (-19) +5 (+9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -83 (-3) -96 (-4) -87 (-3) -78 (-3) -51 (-2) -39 (-2) -59 (-2) -60 (-2) -21 (-1) -33 (-1) -66 (-3) -67 (-3) -738 (-29)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 00' -4h 16' -0h 46' +2h 56' +6h 10' +7h 53' +7h 06' +4h 17' +0h 40' -3h 02' -6h 14' -7h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -27.7 -9 +12.6 +35.8 +52.4 +58.6 +52.5 +35.8 +12.9 -9.8 -28.1 -35   +12.5

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