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Punta Arenas vs Galveston, Tx Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Punta Arenas, Chile and Galveston, Tx, Usa is approximately 9,442 km or 5,867 mi.
  • To reach Punta Arenas in this distance one would set out from Galveston, Tx bearing 165.8° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Punta Arenas bearing 159.2° or SSE .
  • Punta Arenas has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Galveston, Tx has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The annual mean temperature is 15 °C (27°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.7 °C (13.9°F) less in Punta Arenas. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 698.1 mm (27.5 in) less which is equivalent to 698.1 l/m² (17.13 US gal/ft²) or 6,981,000 l/ha (746,315 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 24.3° lower in Punta Arenas than in Galveston, Tx.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Punta Arenas relative to Galveston, Tx. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Galveston, Tx vs Punta Arenas.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (+1) -1 (-1) -6 (-11) -13 (-24) -20 (-35) -24 (-44) -26 (-46) -25 (-45) -21 (-38) -14 (-26) -9 (-16) -3 (-5) -13 (-24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -8 (-15) -15 (-26) -21 (-38) -26 (-46) -27 (-49) -27 (-48) -23 (-41) -16 (-29) -10 (-17) -4 (-7) -15 (-27)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-3) -3 (-5) -9 (-16) -14 (-26) -20 (-36) -25 (-45) -26 (-47) -26 (-47) -22 (-40) -17 (-31) -11 (-20) -5 (-8) -15 (-27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -44 (-2) -30 (-1) -27 (-1) -26 (-1) -50 (-2) -85 (-3) -70 (-3) -83 (-3) -126 (-5) -43 (-2) -54 (-2) -60 (-2) -698 (-27)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +5h 42' +3h 30' +0h 38' -2h 24' -5h 02' -6h 25' -5h 48' -3h 30' -0h 32' +2h 29' +5h 06' +6h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +15.9 -2.9 -24.5 -47.7 -64.1 -70.5 -64.3 -47.5 -24.7 -2 +16.3 +23.1   -24.3

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