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Orkney Islands vs Potenza, Basilicata Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Orkney Islands, Uk and Potenza, Basilicata, Italy is approximately 2,420 km or 1,504 mi.
  • To reach Orkney Islands in this distance one would set out from Potenza, Basilicata bearing 333.5° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Orkney Islands bearing 319° or NW .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The average temperature is 3.2 °C (5.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.7 °C (13.9°F) less in Orkney Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 297.4 mm (11.7 in) more which is equivalent to 297.4 l/m (7.3 US gal/ft) or 2,974,000 l/ha (317,940 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.3° lower in Orkney Islands than in Potenza, Basilicata.
  • Relative humidity levels are 10.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1°C (1.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (0) +-1 (-1) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) +-1 (-1) -5 (-8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) +0 (+0) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -5 (-8) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -6 (-10) -4 (-6) -2 (-3) +0 (+0) -3 (-6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) -1 (-2) -3 (-6) -5 (-8) -5 (-9) -5 (-10) -4 (-6) -2 (-3) 0 (0) +1 (+1) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +42 (+2) +25 (+1) +12 (+0) -9 (0) +0 (+0) +4 (+0) +42 (+2) +39 (+2) +33 (+1) +43 (+2) +27 (+1) +39 (+2) +297 (+12)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +9 (+29) +7 (+25) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +10 (+32) +10 (+32) +9 (+30) +9 (+29) +8 (+27) +9 (+29)   +84 (+23)
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 22' -3h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -18.3 -18.2 -18.2 -18.3 -18.3 -18.3 -18.2 -18.3 -18.3 -18.2 -18.3 -18.3   -18.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +8 +7 +8 +6 +9 +10 +17 +18 +15 +12 +10 +8   +10.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +1.8 (+3) +1.4 (+3) +0.6 (+1) -1.3 (-2) -2.6 (-5) -3.8 (-7) -3.1 (-6) -3.1 (-6) -2.2 (-4) -1.2 (-2) +0.2 (+0) +1.6 (+3) -1 (-2)

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