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Orkney Islands vs Caracas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Orkney Islands, Uk and Caracas, Venezuela is approximately 7,534 km or 4,682 mi.
  • To reach Orkney Islands in this distance one would set out from Caracas bearing 30.1° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Orkney Islands bearing 72.7° or ENE .
  • Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Caracas has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The annual mean temperature is 13.9 °C (25°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6 °C (10.8°F) more in Orkney Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 32 mm (1.3 in) more which is equivalent to 32 l/m▓ (0.79 US gal/ft▓) or 320,000 l/ha (34,210 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • There are 1484 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Orkney Islands. In whichever way circa 4h 04' less per day or about 4/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 42.3° lower in Orkney Islands than in Caracas.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 13.1°C (23.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-37) -22 (-39) -22 (-39) -20 (-36) -17 (-30) -14 (-25) -11 (-21) -12 (-21) -14 (-26) -17 (-31) -20 (-35) -20 (-35) -17 (-31)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -17 (-30) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -14 (-26) -12 (-21) -9 (-17) -9 (-17) -11 (-20) -13 (-24) -16 (-28) -16 (-28) -14 (-25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -14 (-26) -14 (-26) -15 (-26) -14 (-24) -11 (-21) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -10 (-17) -12 (-21) -13 (-24) -14 (-25) -12 (-22)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +89 (+4) +66 (+3) +53 (+2) -8 (0) -34 (-1) -93 (-4) -50 (-2) -49 (-2) -36 (-1) -10 (0) +34 (+1) +70 (+3) +32 (+1)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +15 (+48) +13 (+46) +11 (+35) +7 (+23) -1 ( -3) -6 ( -20) -4 ( -13) -2 ( -6) +1 (+3) +4 (+13) +5 (+17) +10 (+32)   +53 (+15)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -6h 34' -6h 35' -5h 05' -2h 18' -0h 56' -1h 02' -3h 21' -3h 27' -3h 18' -4h 21' -5h 40' -6h 11'   -4h 04'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 43' -2h 47' -0h 29' +1h 54' +4h 06' +5h 23' +4h 48' +2h 48' +0h 25' -1h 58' -4h 10' -5h 24'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (░) -48.4 -48.2 -48.3 -45.5 -28.9 -22.6 -28.5 -45.2 -48.2 -48 -48.2 -48.4   -42.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +7 +6 +6 -1 +0 -3 -2 +0 +1 +3 +4 +5   +2.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ░C & (░F) -14.5 (-26) -15.2 (-27) -15.1 (-27) -15.9 (-29) -13.8 (-25) -11.9 (-21) -9.4 (-17) -9.1 (-16) -10.7 (-19) -12.6 (-23) -14.5 (-26) -14.4 (-26) -13.1 (-24)

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