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Orkney Islands vs Altagracia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Orkney Islands, Uk and Altagracia, Nicaragua is approximately 8,489 km or 5,275 mi.
  • To reach Orkney Islands in this distance one would set out from Altagracia bearing 31.8° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Orkney Islands bearing 89.8° or E .
  • Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Altagracia has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The average annual temperature is 18.8 °C (33.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.8 °C (8.6°F) more in Orkney Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 463 mm (18.2 in) less which is equivalent to 463 l/m (11.36 US gal/ft) or 4,630,000 l/ha (494,978 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 42° lower in Orkney Islands than in Altagracia.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Orkney Islands relative to Altagracia. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Altagracia vs Orkney Islands.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-39) -23 (-41) -23 (-41) -22 (-40) -20 (-36) -16 (-30) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -15 (-28) -18 (-32) -19 (-34) -20 (-35) -19 (-34)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +91 (+4) +73 (+3) +60 (+2) +42 (+2) -71 (-3) -191 (-8) -114 (-4) -137 (-5) -189 (-7) -121 (-5) +13 (+1) +81 (+3) -463 (-18)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 39' -2h 45' -0h 29' +1h 52' +4h 03' +5h 19' +4h 44' +2h 45' +0h 25' -1h 56' -4h 07' -5h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -47.3 -47.2 -47.3 -46.5 -30 -23.6 -29.6 -46 -47.1 -47 -47.1 -47.3   -42

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