Vs > Heraklion, Crete
Antarctica flag

Base Antartica B. O’Hig vs Heraklion, Crete Climate & Distance Between

Greece flag
  • The distance between Base Antartica B. O’Hig, Antarctica and Heraklion, Crete, Greece is approximately 13,088 km or 8,133 mi.
  • To reach Base Antartica B. O’Hig in this distance one would set out from Heraklion, Crete bearing 210.1° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Base Antartica B. O’Hig bearing 245.8° or WSW .
  • Base Antartica B. O’Hig has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Heraklion, Crete has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • The annual mean temperature is 22.6 °C (40.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.1 °C (9.2°F) less in Base Antartica B. O’Hig. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 269.9 mm (10.6 in) more which is equivalent to 269.9 l/m² (6.62 US gal/ft²) or 2,699,000 l/ha (288,541 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.6° lower in Base Antartica B. O’Hig than in Heraklion, Crete.
  • Relative humidity levels are 18.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.8°C (32°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Base Antartica B. O’Hig relative to Heraklion, Crete. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Heraklion, Crete vs Base Antartica B. O’Hig.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-21) -12 (-22) -15 (-27) -21 (-37) -27 (-48) -32 (-58) -35 (-62) -34 (-62) -29 (-52) -23 (-42) -18 (-33) -14 (-25) -23 (-41)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -63 (-2) -13 (-1) +17 (+1) +48 (+2) +52 (+2) +48 (+2) +65 (+3) +67 (+3) +68 (+3) +18 (+1) +3 (+0) -38 (-2) +270 (+11)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +8h 43' +5h 06' +0h 54' -3h 28' -7h 33' -10h 03' -8h 53' -5h 07' -0h 47' +3h 36' +7h 40' +10h 04'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +11.7 -7 -28.6 -51.8 -68.3 -74.6 -68.6 -51.9 -29.2 -6.3 +11.9 +18.8   -28.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +13.4 +17.5 +16.9 +19 +23.4 +25.3 +25.1 +22.8 +20.7 +15.1 +12.6 +13.5   +18.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.3 (-15) -8.2 (-15) -11 (-20) -15.9 (-29) -20.7 (-37) -25.5 (-46) -27.6 (-50) -27.9 (-50) -23.5 (-42) -19.3 (-35) -14.9 (-27) -10.3 (-19) -17.8 (-32)

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Base Antartica B. O’Hig vs Heraklion, Crete Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Base Antartica B. O'Hig

Climate Guides for Locations near Heraklion, Crete


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -