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Dikson Island vs Rodrigues Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dikson Island, Russia and Rodrigues, Mauritius is approximately 10,438 km or 6,486 mi.
  • To reach Dikson Island in this distance one would set out from Rodrigues bearing 4.8° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Dikson Island bearing 16° or NNE .
  • Dikson Island has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Rodrigues has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The average temperature is 36.2 °C (65.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 26.2 °C (47.2°F) more in Dikson Island. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 751.1 mm (29.6 in) less which is equivalent to 751.1 l/m² (18.43 US gal/ft²) or 7,511,000 l/ha (802,976 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 51.8° lower in Dikson Island than in Rodrigues.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -53 (-96) -53 (-95) -50 (-90) -44 (-78) -33 (-60) -23 (-42) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -21 (-38) -31 (-56) -43 (-77) -48 (-87) -36 (-65)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -95 (-4) -141 (-6) -127 (-5) -110 (-4) -67 (-3) -43 (-2) -46 (-2) -18 (-1) +2 (+0) -8 (0) -40 (-2) -59 (-2) -751 (-30)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -13h 02' -8h 24' -1h 17' +5h 08' +12h 26' +13h 10' +13h 03' +8h 27' +1h 06' -5h 21' -12h 35' -13h 10'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -90.6 -74.3 -53.2 -30.1 -13.4 -7 -12.8 -29.6 -52.4 -74.4 -90.1 -93.1   -51.8

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