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Orkney Islands vs Anderson, Sc Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Orkney Islands, Uk and Anderson, Sc, Usa is approximately 6,190 km or 3,846 mi.
  • To reach Orkney Islands in this distance one would set out from Anderson, Sc bearing 38° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Orkney Islands bearing 102.2° or ESE .
  • Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Anderson, Sc has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The annual mean temperature is 8.1 °C (14.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.5 °C (20.7°F) less in Orkney Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 368.1 mm (14.5 in) less which is equivalent to 368.1 l/m (9.03 US gal/ft) or 3,681,000 l/ha (393,523 US gal/ac) less. About 5/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.9° lower in Orkney Islands than in Anderson, Sc.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-10) -8 (-15) -12 (-22) -15 (-27) -16 (-28) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -16 (-28) -15 (-26) -13 (-23) -11 (-19) -6 (-11) -13 (-23)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-3) -3 (-6) -7 (-12) -10 (-17) -12 (-21) -13 (-24) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -11 (-19) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -2 (-3) -8 (-15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +2 (+3) -1 (-2) -5 (-8) -7 (-13) -9 (-17) -10 (-17) -9 (-17) -7 (-12) -2 (-4) +0 (+1) +2 (+4) -4 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -20 (-1) -31 (-1) -76 (-3) -48 (-2) -53 (-2) -56 (-2) -53 (-2) -24 (-1) -24 (-1) +14 (+1) +6 (+0) -5 (0) -368 (-14)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 11' -1h 50' -0h 19' +1h 15' +2h 45' +3h 41' +3h 15' +1h 51' +0h 16' -1h 17' -2h 47' -3h 41'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -24 -23.9 -24 -24 -24 -23.9 -23.8 -23.9 -23.8 -23.7 -23.8 -23.9   -23.9

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