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Orkney Islands vs Pointe--Pitre Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Orkney Islands, Uk and Pointe--Pitre, Guadeloupe is approximately 6,689 km or 4,157 mi.
  • To reach Orkney Islands in this distance one would set out from Pointe--Pitre bearing 30.5° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Orkney Islands bearing 70.9° or ENE .
  • Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Pointe--Pitre has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The mean temperature is 17.5 °C (31.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5 °C (9°F) more in Orkney Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 866 mm (34.1 in) less which is equivalent to 866 l/m² (21.25 US gal/ft²) or 8,660,000 l/ha (925,811 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 1515 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Orkney Islands. In whichever way circa 4h 09' less per day or about 4/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 40.1° lower in Orkney Islands than in Pointe--Pitre.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.3°C (29.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -22 (-40) -22 (-40) -21 (-38) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -17 (-31) -19 (-34) -23 (-41) -22 (-40) -19 (-35)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-34) -20 (-36) -19 (-34) -20 (-35) -17 (-31) -16 (-29) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -16 (-28) -17 (-31) -20 (-35) -19 (-34) -17 (-31)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -16 (-29) -18 (-32) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -16 (-28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +14 (+1) +13 (+1) -1 (0) -35 (-1) -89 (-4) -102 (-4) -108 (-4) -169 (-7) -118 (-5) -116 (-5) -124 (-5) -31 (-1) -866 (-34)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +2 (+6) +1 (+4) -2 ( -6) -3 ( -10) -10 ( -32) -11 ( -37) -12 ( -39) -9 ( -29) -7 ( -23) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -10) -4 ( -13)   -61 ( -17)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -6h 05' -5h 37' -5h 05' -2h 58' -2h 00' -1h 54' -3h 05' -3h 19' -3h 12' -4h 32' -5h 40' -6h 17'   -4h 09'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 24' -2h 35' -0h 27' +1h 46' +3h 50' +5h 02' +4h 29' +2h 36' +0h 23' -1h 49' -3h 53' -5h 03'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -42.6 -42.5 -42.6 -42.7 -34.6 -28.3 -34.1 -42.6 -42.5 -42.4 -42.5 -42.6   -40.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +5 +5 +5 -1 +1 +1 +3 +7 +3 +3 +7 +5   +3.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -17.7 (-32) -18.5 (-33) -17.5 (-32) -19 (-34) -16.3 (-29) -15.3 (-28) -13 (-23) -12.2 (-22) -14.4 (-26) -16.1 (-29) -17.8 (-32) -17.6 (-32) -16.3 (-29)

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