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Orkney Islands vs Shreveport, Louisiana Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Orkney Islands, Uk and Shreveport, Louisiana, Usa is approximately 7,016 km or 4,360 mi.
  • To reach Orkney Islands in this distance one would set out from Shreveport, Louisiana bearing 35.3° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Orkney Islands bearing 108.9° or ESE .
  • Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Shreveport, Louisiana has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The annual average temperature is 10.3 °C (18.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.9 °C (21.4°F) less in Orkney Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 223.2 mm (8.8 in) less which is equivalent to 223.2 l/m² (5.48 US gal/ft²) or 2,232,000 l/ha (238,616 US gal/ac) less. About 4/5 as much.
  • There are 1791 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Orkney Islands. In whichever way circa 4h 53' less per day or about 2/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.4° lower in Orkney Islands than in Shreveport, Louisiana.
  • Relative humidity levels are 23.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.8°C (8.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -14 (-25) -16 (-29) -16 (-30) -18 (-33) -18 (-32) -18 (-32) -17 (-30) -15 (-27) -12 (-22) -8 (-14) -14 (-25)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -6 (-10) -9 (-17) -12 (-22) -14 (-24) -15 (-28) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -13 (-24) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -4 (-7) -10 (-19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+1) -1 (-2) -5 (-8) -8 (-15) -11 (-19) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -5 (-10) -2 (-4) +0 (+0) -7 (-12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +6 (+0) -21 (-1) -26 (-1) -44 (-2) -86 (-3) -63 (-2) -22 (-1) +13 (+1) -1 (0) +18 (+1) -6 (0) +8 (+0) -223 (-9)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +11 (+35) +8 (+28) +4 (+13) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) +5 (+16) +7 (+23) +9 (+30) +13 (+42) +12 (+40) +12 (+39)   +91 (+25)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 44' -4h 29' -3h 50' -2h 38' -4h 03' -5h 28' -6h 17' -5h 52' -5h 32' -6h 17' -5h 34' -5h 00'   -4h 53'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 23' -1h 57' -0h 20' +1h 19' +2h 55' +3h 54' +3h 27' +1h 58' +0h 17' -1h 22' -2h 58' -3h 54'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -26.5 -26.5 -26.5 -26.6 -26.5 -26.5 -26.3 -26.4 -26.3 -26.2 -26.4 -26.4   -26.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +19 +20 +24 +18 +21 +21 +23 +28 +26 +32 +29 +22   +23.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +0.3 (+1) -1.5 (-3) -3.8 (-7) -7.6 (-14) -8.3 (-15) -9.7 (-17) -9.2 (-17) -7.7 (-14) -6.8 (-12) -2.7 (-5) -1 (-2) +0.4 (+1) -4.8 (-9)

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