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Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal vs Des Moines, Iowa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal, Galapagos Islands and Des Moines, Iowa, Usa is approximately 4,736 km or 2,943 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal in this distance one would set out from Des Moines, Iowa bearing 174° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal bearing 175.5° or S .
  • Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Des Moines, Iowa has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • The average temperature is 14.1 °C (25.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 24.6 °C (44.3°F) less in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 391.6 mm (15.4 in) less which is equivalent to 391.6 l/m² (9.61 US gal/ft²) or 3,916,000 l/ha (418,646 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 412 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal. In whichever way circa 1h 06' less per day or about 6/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.1° higher in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal than in Des Moines, Iowa.
  • Relative humidity levels are 19.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.6°C (31.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal relative to Des Moines, Iowa. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Des Moines, Iowa vs Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+56) +29 (+52) +22 (+39) +13 (+24) +6 (+11) +-1 (-2) -5 (-10) -5 (-9) +0 (0) +7 (+13) +17 (+31) +27 (+48) +12 (+21)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+58) +30 (+54) +25 (+46) +18 (+32) +8 (+15) +1 (+2) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) +3 (+5) +10 (+17) +19 (+33) +28 (+50) +14 (+25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +35 (+63) +32 (+58) +25 (+46) +19 (+33) +11 (+20) +5 (+9) 0 (0) +1 (+3) +6 (+10) +13 (+24) +21 (+38) +30 (+54) +16 (+30)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +44 (+2) +63 (+2) +35 (+1) -14 (-1) -59 (-2) -91 (-4) -82 (-3) -101 (-4) -84 (-3) -61 (-2) -39 (-2) -4 (0) -392 (-15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +4 (+13) +1 (+4) -3 ( -10) -5 ( -17) -7 ( -23) -7 ( -23) +4 (+13) +2 (+6) +5 (+17) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) +4 (+13)   +5 (+1)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 11' +1h 48' +1h 11' -0h 06' -0h 58' -2h 42' -4h 17' -4h 01' -4h 10' -2h 21' -0h 16' +1h 19'   -1h 06'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 40' +1h 39' +0h 18' -1h 08' -2h 22' -3h 00' -2h 43' -1h 39' -0h 15' +1h 11' +2h 24' +3h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +42.3 +41.9 +38.9 +16.6 +0.1 -6.2 -0.1 +16.7 +38.7 +41.8 +42.2 +42.4   +26.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +8 +11 +19 +27 +24 +20 +26 +22 +26 +25 +13 +8   +19.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +32 (+58) +30.4 (+55) +27.9 (+50) +23.2 (+42) +13.4 (+24) +5.9 (+11) +3.8 (+7) +3.2 (+6) +8.6 (+15) +15 (+27) +20.2 (+36) +27.7 (+50) +17.6 (+32)

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