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Orkney Islands vs Allentown/ A.-Bethlehem, Pa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Orkney Islands, Uk and Allentown/ A.-Bethlehem, Pa, Usa is approximately 5,282 km or 3,282 mi.
  • To reach Orkney Islands in this distance one would set out from Allentown/ A.-Bethlehem, Pa bearing 41.9° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Orkney Islands bearing 101° or E .
  • Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Allentown/ A.-Bethlehem, Pa has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • The mean annual temperature is 2.5 °C (4.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.4 °C (31.3°F) less in Orkney Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 157.5 mm (6.2 in) less which is equivalent to 157.5 l/m² (3.87 US gal/ft²) or 1,575,000 l/ha (168,378 US gal/ac) less. About 6/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.3° lower in Orkney Islands than in Allentown/ A.-Bethlehem, Pa.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Orkney Islands relative to Allentown/ A.-Bethlehem, Pa. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Allentown/ A.-Bethlehem, Pa vs Orkney Islands.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+8) +3 (+5) +-2 (-4) -7 (-12) -10 (-18) -13 (-23) -13 (-24) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -7 (-12) +-3 (-5) +3 (+5) -5 (-10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +1 (+2) -3 (-6) -7 (-12) -10 (-18) -10 (-19) -9 (-17) -7 (-12) -3 (-5) +0 (+1) +5 (+9) -2 (-5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+17) +8 (+15) +4 (+8) +0 (+0) -4 (-6) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -3 (-6) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +1 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +25 (+1) +4 (+0) -18 (-1) -38 (-2) -61 (-2) -49 (-2) -34 (-1) -34 (-1) -22 (-1) +38 (+2) +8 (+0) +23 (+1) -158 (-6)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 42' -1h 33' -0h 16' +1h 02' +2h 19' +3h 08' +2h 45' +1h 33' +0h 14' -1h 05' -2h 21' -3h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -18.3 -18.3 -18.3 -18.4 -18.3 -18.3 -18.2 -18.2 -18.2 -18.1 -18.2 -18.2   -18.3

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