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Maquinchao vs Vallenar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Maquinchao, Argentina and Vallenar, Chile is approximately 1,371 km or 852 mi.
  • To reach Maquinchao in this distance one would set out from Vallenar bearing 174.8° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Maquinchao bearing 173.9° or S .
  • Maquinchao has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Vallenar has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • Maquinchao is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Vallenar is in or near the boreal desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 5.1 °C (9.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.9 °C (16°F) more in Maquinchao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 165.1 mm (6.5 in) more which is equivalent to 165.1 l/m² (4.05 US gal/ft²) or 1,651,000 l/ha (176,503 US gal/ac) more. About 6 2/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.2° lower in Maquinchao than in Vallenar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.9°C (16°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Maquinchao relative to Vallenar. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Vallenar vs Maquinchao.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -4 (-6) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -5 (-10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +15 (+1) +19 (+1) +22 (+1) +14 (+1) +18 (+1) +15 (+1) +6 (+0) +7 (+0) +9 (+0) +13 (+1) +13 (+1) +14 (+1) +165 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 58' +0h 36' +0h 06' -0h 24' -0h 51' -1h 06' -0h 59' -0h 36' -0h 05' +0h 25' +0h 52' +1h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -12.1 -12.2 -12.3 -12.2 -12.3 -12.3 -12.2 -12.3 -12.2 -12.1 -12 -12.2   -12.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -28 -26 -23 -16 -6 +3 +3 -4 -13 -20 -25 -27   -15.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.8 (-16) -8.6 (-15) -8.9 (-16) -9.2 (-17) -8.9 (-16) -8.8 (-16) -8.6 (-15) -9.1 (-16) -9.4 (-17) -9.4 (-17) -8.3 (-15) -8.5 (-15) -8.9 (-16)

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