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Valencia vs Orkney Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Valencia, Spain and Orkney Islands, Uk is approximately 2,171 km or 1,349 mi.
  • To reach Valencia in this distance one would set out from Orkney Islands bearing 174.4° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Valencia bearing 176.3° or S .
  • Valencia has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The average annual temperature is 8.8 °C (15.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.7 °C (10.3°F) more in Valencia. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 468.3 mm (18.4 in) less which is equivalent to 468.3 l/m² (11.49 US gal/ft²) or 4,683,000 l/ha (500,644 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 1334 more hours of sunlight per year in Valencia. In whichever way circa 3h 38' more per day or about 2 1/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.4° higher in Valencia than in Orkney Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 22.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.7°C (6.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +11 (+20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +8 (+15) +9 (+16) +11 (+19) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +9 (+17) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +9 (+16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +7 (+12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -69 (-3) -45 (-2) -28 (-1) -10 (0) -12 (0) -23 (-1) -55 (-2) -55 (-2) -30 (-1) -26 (-1) -45 (-2) -71 (-3) -468 (-18)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -16 ( -52) -12 ( -42) -8 ( -26) -6 ( -20) -4 ( -13) -5 ( -17) -11 ( -35) -11 ( -35) -9 ( -30) -12 ( -39) -14 ( -47) -16 ( -52)   -124 ( -34)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 52' +3h 34' +2h 44' +2h 16' +2h 52' +3h 20' +5h 38' +4h 58' +3h 40' +3h 23' +3h 38' +3h 48'   +3h 38'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 49' +1h 36' +0h 17' -1h 05' -2h 25' -3h 15' -2h 52' -1h 37' -0h 14' +1h 07' +2h 27' +3h 15'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +19.4 +19.4 +19.4 +19.4 +19.4 +19.4 +19.4 +19.5 +19.4 +19.3 +19.4 +19.4   +19.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -27 -27 -25 -20 -19 -18 -17 -19 -18 -24 -28 -28   -22.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +0.6 (+1) +1.3 (+2) +2.2 (+4) +3.4 (+6) +4.4 (+8) +6.2 (+11) +7.5 (+14) +7.4 (+13) +6.8 (+12) +3.9 (+7) +1.1 (+2) -0.3 (-1) +3.7 (+7)

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