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Orkney Islands vs Cape Carbonara Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Orkney Islands, Uk and Cape Carbonara, Italy is approximately 2,376 km or 1,477 mi.
  • To reach Orkney Islands in this distance one would set out from Cape Carbonara bearing 342.3° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Orkney Islands bearing 332.8° or NNW .
  • Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Cape Carbonara has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • The mean annual temperature is 9.4 °C (17°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.9 °C (8.8°F) less in Orkney Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 682.5 mm (26.9 in) more which is equivalent to 682.5 l/m (16.75 US gal/ft) or 6,825,000 l/ha (729,638 US gal/ac) more. About 3 4/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.8° lower in Orkney Islands than in Cape Carbonara.
  • Relative humidity levels are 7.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.8°C (14°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-15) -8 (-15) -8 (-15) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -11 (-19) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -8 (-15) -10 (-18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -10 (-19) -9 (-17) -8 (-14) -9 (-17)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -10 (-17) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -9 (-16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +77 (+3) +43 (+2) +43 (+2) +35 (+1) +35 (+1) +43 (+2) +67 (+3) +67 (+3) +31 (+1) +75 (+3) +83 (+3) +85 (+3) +683 (+27)
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 08' -2h 29' -3h 18'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -19.8 -19.7 -19.8 -19.8 -19.8 -19.8 -19.8 -19.8 -19.8 -19.7 -19.8 -19.8   -19.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +12 +9 +8 +1 +3 +5 +7 +10 +8 +9 +9 +8   +7.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -5.3 (-10) -5.8 (-10) -5.8 (-10) -7.3 (-13) -7.9 (-14) -9.1 (-16) -9.9 (-18) -10.1 (-18) -9.8 (-18) -8.5 (-15) -7.4 (-13) -6.2 (-11) -7.8 (-14)

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