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Orkney Islands vs Buckhannon, Wv Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Orkney Islands, Uk and Buckhannon, Wv, Usa is approximately 5,690 km or 3,536 mi.
  • To reach Orkney Islands in this distance one would set out from Buckhannon, Wv bearing 40.2° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Orkney Islands bearing 103.2° or ESE .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The mean annual temperature is 2.9 °C (5.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.2 °C (25.6°F) less in Orkney Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 269.2 mm (10.6 in) less which is equivalent to 269.2 l/m (6.61 US gal/ft) or 2,692,000 l/ha (287,793 US gal/ac) less. About 7/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.9° lower in Orkney Islands than in Buckhannon, Wv.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +0 (-1) -6 (-11) -9 (-17) -11 (-20) -13 (-24) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -8 (-15) -5 (-9) +0 (0) -7 (-13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+10) +4 (+7) -1 (-2) -4 (-7) -7 (-12) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -6 (-12) -3 (-5) 0 (0) +4 (+6) -3 (-5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +8 (+15) +4 (+7) +1 (+2) -2 (-3) -4 (-8) -5 (-9) -4 (-8) -2 (-3) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +2 (+3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +16 (+1) -3 (0) -40 (-2) -54 (-2) -61 (-2) -71 (-3) -52 (-2) -35 (-1) -20 (-1) +31 (+1) +9 (+0) +11 (+0) -269 (-11)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 51' -1h 38' -0h 17' +1h 06' +2h 27' +3h 18' +2h 54' +1h 38' +0h 14' -1h 09' -2h 30' -3h 18'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -20 -19.9 -20 -20 -20 -19.9 -19.8 -19.9 -19.8 -19.8 -19.8 -19.9   -19.9

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