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Orkney Islands vs Taunton, Ma Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Orkney Islands, Uk and Taunton, Ma, Usa is approximately 4,934 km or 3,066 mi.
  • To reach Orkney Islands in this distance one would set out from Taunton, Ma bearing 43.2° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Orkney Islands bearing 98.8° or E .
  • Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Taunton, Ma has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • The mean annual temperature is 1.2 °C (2.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.2 °C (29.2°F) less in Orkney Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 237.8 mm (9.4 in) less which is equivalent to 237.8 l/m² (5.84 US gal/ft²) or 2,378,000 l/ha (254,224 US gal/ac) less. About 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17° lower in Orkney Islands than in Taunton, Ma.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +-1 (-2) -5 (-9) -8 (-15) -11 (-20) -12 (-21) -11 (-20) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) +-3 (-5) +2 (+4) -5 (-9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +2 (+4) -1 (-3) -5 (-8) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -2 (-3) +1 (+2) +6 (+10) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +10 (+19) +6 (+11) +2 (+4) -1 (-2) -4 (-8) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -1 (-2) +3 (+5) +5 (+10) +9 (+16) +3 (+5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +8 (+0) -15 (-1) -34 (-1) -48 (-2) -56 (-2) -39 (-2) -23 (-1) -27 (-1) -19 (-1) +20 (+1) -8 (0) +3 (+0) -238 (-9)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 35' -1h 28' -0h 15' +0h 59' +2h 13' +3h 00' +2h 38' +1h 29' +0h 13' -1h 02' -2h 15' -3h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -17.1 -17 -17.1 -17.1 -17.1 -17 -16.9 -17 -16.9 -16.9 -16.9 -17   -17

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