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Gibraltar vs Orkney Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gibraltar, Gibraltar and Orkney Islands, Uk is approximately 2,542 km or 1,579 mi.
  • To reach Gibraltar in this distance one would set out from Orkney Islands bearing 185.1° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Gibraltar bearing 183.3° or S .
  • Gibraltar has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The average annual temperature is 10.3 °C (18.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3 °C (5.4°F) more in Gibraltar. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 181 mm (7.1 in) less which is equivalent to 181 l/m (4.44 US gal/ft) or 1,810,000 l/ha (193,501 US gal/ac) less. About 4/5 as much.
  • There are 1646 more hours of sunlight per year in Gibraltar. In whichever way circa 4h 29' more per day or about 2 3/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.7° higher in Gibraltar than in Orkney Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 10% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8°C (14.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +11 (+20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +11 (+19) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +10 (+19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +9 (+17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +47 (+2) +19 (+1) +41 (+2) +8 (+0) -21 (-1) -42 (-2) -70 (-3) -72 (-3) -55 (-2) -58 (-2) +7 (+0) +15 (+1) -181 (-7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -11 ( -35) -10 ( -35) -4 ( -13) -7 ( -23) -7 ( -23) -9 ( -30) -12.5 ( -40) -13 ( -42) -13 ( -43) -14 ( -45) -13 ( -43) -11 ( -35)   -124.5 ( -34)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 23' +3h 45' +2h 58' +3h 14' +4h 15' +5h 20' +6h 52' +6h 19' +5h 02' +4h 21' +3h 38' +3h 50'   +4h 29'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 06' +1h 47' +0h 18' -1h 12' -2h 40' -3h 35' -3h 09' -1h 47' -0h 16' +1h 15' +2h 42' +3h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +22.8 +22.7 +22.7 +22.8 +22.8 +22.8 +22.7 +22.8 +22.7 +22.7 +22.7 +22.7   +22.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -9 -9 -8 -6 -11 -9 -13 -15 -10 -10 -9 -11   -10
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +7.2 (+13) +8 (+14) +8.2 (+15) +8.4 (+15) +7.3 (+13) +8.2 (+15) +7.9 (+14) +8.4 (+15) +8.6 (+15) +8.8 (+16) +8.2 (+15) +6.7 (+12) +8 (+14)

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