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Doha vs Mcmurdo Sound Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Doha, Qatar and Mcmurdo Sound, Antarctica is approximately 13,327 km or 8,282 mi.
  • To reach Doha in this distance one would set out from Mcmurdo Sound bearing 250.8° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Doha bearing 347.3° or NNW .
  • Doha has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Mcmurdo Sound has a ice cap climate (EF).
  • The annual average temperature is 44 °C (79.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.9 °C (12.4°F) less in Doha. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 137.8 mm (5.4 in) less which is equivalent to 137.8 l/m² (3.38 US gal/ft²) or 1,378,000 l/ha (147,317 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 53.1° higher in Doha than in Mcmurdo Sound.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+36) +27 (+48) +39 (+69) +47 (+84) +54 (+98) +57 (+102) +61 (+109) +62 (+111) +58 (+104) +48 (+87) +34 (+61) +23 (+41) +44 (+79)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -3 (0) -12 (0) +1 (+0) -9 (0) -17 (-1) -28 (-1) -17 (-1) -13 (-1) -10 (0) -19 (-1) -9 (0) -2 (0) -138 (-5)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -13h 23' -11h 27' -1h 48' +7h 57' +13h 13' +13h 32' +13h 24' +11h 19' +1h 33' -8h 14' -13h 14' -13h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +12.7 +31.3 +52.9 +75.8 +92.8 +99.4 +93.3 +76.4 +54 +31.1 +12.7 +5.7   +53.1

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