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San Rafael vs Raufarhöfn Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between San Rafael, Argentina and Raufarhöfn, Iceland is approximately 12,082 km or 7,508 mi.
  • To reach San Rafael in this distance one would set out from Raufarhöfn bearing 223.5° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach San Rafael bearing 199.5° or SSW .
  • San Rafael has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Raufarhöfn has a tundra climate (ET).
  • San Rafael is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome whereas Raufarhöfn is in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 13.8 °C (24.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.8 °C (10.4°F) more in San Rafael. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 390.6 mm (15.4 in) less which is equivalent to 390.6 l/m² (9.59 US gal/ft²) or 3,906,000 l/ha (417,577 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 31° higher in San Rafael than in Raufarhöfn.
  • Relative humidity levels are 26.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.1°C (12.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +30 (+54) +29 (+51) +24 (+44) +20 (+35) +13 (+24) +7 (+12) 4 (+8) +8 (+14) +11 (+19) +18 (+32) +24 (+43) +29 (+52) +18 (+32)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +26 (+46) +24 (+43) +21 (+38) +15 (+27) +8 (+15) +1 (+2) -1 (-1) +1 (+2) +7 (+12) +14 (+24) +20 (+36) +24 (+44) +14 (+24)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+34) +18 (+33) +16 (+29) +11 (+19) +4 (+7) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) +1 (+1) +7 (+13) +13 (+24) +18 (+32) +8 (+14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -24 (-1) -14 (-1) -27 (-1) -26 (-1) -19 (-1) -26 (-1) -37 (-1) -44 (-2) -45 (-2) -62 (-2) -36 (-1) -31 (-1) -391 (-15)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +10h 21' +5h 44' +1h 00' -3h 52' -8h 44' -12h 45' -10h 36' -5h 45' -0h 52' +4h 01' +8h 52' +12h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +71.1 +52.5 +31.1 +7.9 -8.6 -15 -9 +7.9 +30.6 +53.2 +71.3 +78.2   +31
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -28 -23.6 -16.4 -15.9 -19.7 -22.6 -26.2 -33.4 -34 -34.5 -30.2 -29.2   -26.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +17.6 (+32) +17.4 (+31) +16.4 (+30) +11 (+20) +4.1 (+7) -3.1 (-6) -5.7 (-10) -5.5 (-10) -0.6 (-1) +5.7 (+10) +12.2 (+22) +16.2 (+29) +7.1 (+13)

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