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Orkney Islands vs Athens/ Hellenkion Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Orkney Islands, Uk and Athens/ Hellenkion, Greece is approximately 3,031 km or 1,884 mi.
  • To reach Orkney Islands in this distance one would set out from Athens/ Hellenkion bearing 329.7° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Orkney Islands bearing 309.3° or NW .
  • Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Athens/ Hellenkion has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • The annual mean temperature is 10.3 °C (18.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.6 °C (15.5°F) less in Orkney Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 577.2 mm (22.7 in) more which is equivalent to 577.2 l/m (14.17 US gal/ft) or 5,772,000 l/ha (617,065 US gal/ac) more. About 2 5/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.2° lower in Orkney Islands than in Athens/ Hellenkion.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.5°C (9.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -10 (-19) -12 (-22) -15 (-26) -16 (-28) -15 (-28) -14 (-26) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -8 (-15) -11 (-21)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -10 (-17) -12 (-21) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -15 (-26) -13 (-23) -10 (-19) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) -10 (-19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -5 (-10) -6 (-10) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -11 (-19) -9 (-15) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -9 (-15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +60 (+2) +31 (+1) +21 (+1) +26 (+1) +32 (+1) +40 (+2) +65 (+3) +67 (+3) +68 (+3) +65 (+3) +56 (+2) +46 (+2) +577 (+23)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 58' -1h 42' -0h 18' +1h 09' +2h 33' +3h 26' +3h 01' +1h 42' +0h 15' -1h 11' -2h 35' -3h 26'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -21.2 -21.1 -21.1 -21.2 -21.2 -21.2 -21.2 -21.2 -21.2 -21.1 -21.2 -21.2   -21.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +15.9 +13.2 +12.8 +11.9 +18.4 +23.1 +30.9 +34.2 +27.1 +21.9 +16.8 +15.9   +20.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -3.1 (-6) -3.8 (-7) -4.7 (-8) -6.6 (-12) -7.1 (-13) -7.9 (-14) -6.4 (-12) -5.5 (-10) -6 (-11) -5.5 (-10) -5.5 (-10) -3.8 (-7) -5.5 (-10)

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