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Macquarie Island vs Greenwood, Sc Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Macquarie Island, Australia and Greenwood, Sc, Usa is approximately 14,856 km or 9,232 mi.
  • To reach Macquarie Island in this distance one would set out from Greenwood, Sc bearing 224.6° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Macquarie Island bearing 269.9° or W .
  • Macquarie Island has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Greenwood, Sc has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The annual average temperature is 10.7 °C (19.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.6 °C (31.7°F) less in Macquarie Island. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 288.3 mm (11.4 in) less which is equivalent to 288.3 l/m² (7.08 US gal/ft²) or 2,883,000 l/ha (308,212 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 20.9° lower in Macquarie Island than in Greenwood, Sc.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Macquarie Island relative to Greenwood, Sc. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Greenwood, Sc vs Macquarie Island.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +-2 (-4) +-5 (-8) -10 (-19) -16 (-29) -21 (-38) -26 (-46) -27 (-49) -27 (-48) -23 (-41) -17 (-31) -12 (-21) -5 (-9) -16 (-29)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) -4 (-8) -10 (-18) -16 (-28) -20 (-37) -22 (-40) -22 (-39) -18 (-33) -12 (-21) -6 (-11) 0 (0) -11 (-19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +2 (+3) -4 (-7) -10 (-18) -15 (-28) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -14 (-25) -6 (-11) -1 (-1) +5 (+8) -6 (-10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -43 (-2) -25 (-1) -36 (-1) -3 (0) -23 (-1) -22 (-1) -38 (-2) -28 (-1) -14 (-1) -13 (-1) -19 (-1) -25 (-1) -288 (-11)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 19' +3h 51' +0h 42' -2h 39' -5h 34' -7h 07' -6h 25' -3h 52' -0h 36' +2h 44' +5h 38' +7h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +19.4 +0.8 -20.8 -44 -60.7 -67.1 -61.1 -44.5 -21.6 +1.2 +19.6 +26.5   -20.9

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