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Of course. Does a Baseball go farther in Denver than in Boston. You betcha!

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Q: How does altitude affect golf ball distance?
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How does higher altitude affect golf club yardage?

As at higher altitudes the density of air decreases, which means that air is thinner. As a result golf ball travels farther at a higher altitude because of decreased drag on the ball.

Does the rebound height of a golf ball affect the distance?


Does the temperature of the golf ball affect the distance it travels?

yeah totally

Do the dimples on a golf ball affect distance?

Not really. Dimples are designed to give the ball stability during flight. The club and the core of the ball determine distance.

How does temperature affect golf balls?

Under the same impact force, a solid golf ball will have a longer overall distance in warm weather than in cold weather. That's why there is a business for golf ball warmer.

Which golf ball gives you the longest distance?

Titleist ProV1See this article for more on golf ball distance:

How does the temperature of a golf ball affect the distance?

well if it was a really hot day the golf ball would get hot and sticky and if was a really cold day the wind would be making it cold so it affects how far the golf ball goes

Does heat affect how far a golf ball goes?

Cape Town contain thick air density due to being at low altitued Hit golf ball with 8 iron for distance 120 m Johannesburg contain thin air density due to being at higher altitued Hit golf ball with 8 iron for distance 130m Therefore increase 10m on each iron when visiting JHB to play golf

Longest distance a golf ball has been hit?

The longest distance a golf ball has been hit is about 418.78m or 458yards by America in Guinees book of Records.

What are the differences between the various golf ball brands?

they have different names on them. They also have different patterns of dimples, and different weights. Those factors affect the speed of the ball. That affects the distance the ball can travel.

How does the loft angle affect the distance of the golf ball?

The higher the loft the more distance it will go such as a 3 iron (14 degrees). The lower the loft (such as 56 degrees) the shorter the distance such as a sand wedge.

Does the temperature of the golf ball affect how far it travels when hit by a golf club?

yes, the hotter the ball the softer it becomes it will then affect the COR (coefficient of restitution)

What goes farther tennis ball baseball golf ball or ping pong ball?

a golf ball, which can be hit over a distance of more than 300 meters.

What is the best golf ball for all types of weather?

A golf ball can be used in any weather. When it is cold you should use a distance ball, just to give you a bit more distance, but you sacrifice some control.

How many types of golf ball are there?

Hundreds of models of golf ball.There are 2,3,4 and 5 piece golf balls. Spin/ distance/ velocity and ladies golf balls.

Does the bouciness of a golf ball effect the distane?

The way a golf ball bounces definitely affects the distance that it will travel. There are different weights and types of golf balls for this reason.

What is the general distance a gap wedge golf clubs should hit a golf ball?

the distance should be about the same as a sand wedge

How does the temperature of the golf balls affect the golf balls height?

A warm golf ball will come off the club faster than a cold ball, with subsequent more spin. So up until a realistic point, a warm ball will fly higher and farther than a cold one. Largely because a cold ball is harder to compress than a warm softer one. Will being cold or warm cause a golf ball to fly at a higher trajectory relative to it's distance.

How far does a golf ball roll in one rotation?

Let's assume that your golf ball is 1.680 inches in diameter - the smallest size golf ball allowed in certain golfing associations. Then we know that the circumference of the golf ball will be the distance it would roll in one complete rotation. Circumference = pi * diameter Circumference = 3.14 * 1.680 in Circumference = 5.2752 inches = the distance that this particular golf ball would roll

What compression is the calloway warbird golf ball?

It is a soft compression golf ball which means that it will help a golfer with slower swinging speeds add distance.

What is the duration of Golf at Altitude?

The duration of Golf at Altitude is 1800.0 seconds.

What golf ball is the shortest in distance?

pink fllying lady

What is the major factor in distance for golf?

Hit the ball as hard as you can!

Will ladies golf ball travel more distance on the tee shot?

Ladies golf balls are distance golf balls, they have very little spin. They go slightly father, but not by that much.

Do logo's on golf balls effect them?

No, logos on golf balls do not affect the playability of the ball in anyway.