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Orkney Islands vs Nassau, New Providence Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Orkney Islands, Uk and Nassau, New Providence, Bahamas is approximately 6,766 km or 4,205 mi.
  • To reach Orkney Islands in this distance one would set out from Nassau, New Providence bearing 34.7° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Orkney Islands bearing 90.8° or E .
  • Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Nassau, New Providence has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The average annual temperature is 16.4 °C (29.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.2 °C (4°F) more in Orkney Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 411.2 mm (16.2 in) less which is equivalent to 411.2 l/m² (10.09 US gal/ft²) or 4,112,000 l/ha (439,600 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • There are 1676 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Orkney Islands. In whichever way circa 4h 35' less per day or about 3/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 33.8° lower in Orkney Islands than in Nassau, New Providence.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.3°C (27.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-35) -19 (-35) -20 (-35) -19 (-34) -17 (-31) -17 (-30) -16 (-28) -16 (-28) -17 (-31) -19 (-34) -20 (-35) -19 (-34) -18 (-33)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -16 (-28) -15 (-26) -15 (-27) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -17 (-30) -16 (-29)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-26) -15 (-27) -15 (-26) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -15 (-26) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -15 (-26) -15 (-26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +58 (+2) +39 (+2) +25 (+1) -3 (0) -70 (-3) -187 (-7) -87 (-3) -141 (-6) -93 (-4) -63 (-2) +50 (+2) +60 (+2) -411 (-16)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +14 (+45) +11 (+39) +9 (+29) +8 (+27) -1 ( -3) -6 ( -20) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -10) +2 (+6) +11 (+37) +13 (+42)   +52 (+14)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -6h 11' -5h 54' -5h 00' -3h 48' -3h 15' -2h 14' -4h 32' -4h 13' -3h 18' -4h 15' -6h 16' -6h 05'   -4h 35'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 53' -2h 16' -0h 24' +1h 32' +3h 22' +4h 28' +3h 57' +2h 16' +0h 20' -1h 36' -3h 25' -4h 28'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -33.9 -33.8 -33.9 -34 -33.9 -33.8 -33.6 -33.8 -33.7 -33.6 -33.7 -33.8   -33.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +7 +4 +4 +1 +1 -2 +2 +3 +0 +4 +8 +8   +3.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -15.3 (-28) -15.9 (-29) -15.9 (-29) -16.1 (-29) -15.4 (-28) -15.8 (-28) -13.9 (-25) -13.8 (-25) -15.5 (-28) -15.8 (-28) -15.5 (-28) -14.9 (-27) -15.3 (-28)

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