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Sakon Nakhon vs Mcmurdo Sound Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Sakon Nakhon, Thailand and Mcmurdo Sound, Antarctica is approximately 11,262 km or 6,999 mi.
  • To reach Sakon Nakhon in this distance one would set out from Mcmurdo Sound bearing 300.2° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Sakon Nakhon bearing 349° or N .
  • Sakon Nakhon has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Mcmurdo Sound has a ice cap climate (EF).
  • The average temperature is 43.4 °C (78.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.5 °C (31.5°F) less in Sakon Nakhon. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1375 mm (54.1 in) more which is equivalent to 1375 l/m² (33.75 US gal/ft²) or 13,750,000 l/ha (1,469,966 US gal/ac) more. About 7 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 59.1° higher in Sakon Nakhon than in Mcmurdo Sound.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Sakon Nakhon relative to Mcmurdo Sound. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Mcmurdo Sound vs Sakon Nakhon.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+45) +33 (+60) +45 (+80) +50 (+90) +52 (+93) +51 (+91) +54 (+96) +55 (+98) +53 (+95) +46 (+82) +34 (+61) +25 (+46) +43 (+78)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -12 (0) -10 (0) +30 (+1) +76 (+3) +215 (+8) +246 (+10) +214 (+8) +349 (+14) +223 (+9) +60 (+2) -5 (0) -11 (0) +1375 (+54)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -12h 54' -11h 09' -1h 45' +7h 45' +12h 48' +13h 00' +12h 54' +11h 01' +1h 30' -8h 01' -12h 48' -13h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +20.7 +39.3 +60.9 +83.9 +94.8 +95 +94.6 +84.5 +62.1 +39.1 +20.8 +13.8   +59.1

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