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Dover, De vs Orkney Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dover, De, Usa and Orkney Islands, Uk is approximately 5,452 km or 3,388 mi.
  • To reach Dover, De in this distance one would set out from Orkney Islands bearing 280° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Dover, De bearing 220.8° or SW .
  • Dover, De has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The average annual temperature is 5.4 °C (9.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.1 °C (27.2°F) more in Dover, De. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 173 mm (6.8 in) more which is equivalent to 173 l/m² (4.25 US gal/ft²) or 1,730,000 l/ha (184,948 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.9° higher in Dover, De than in Orkney Islands.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) 2 (+3) +6 (+11) +10 (+17) +12 (+22) +15 (+26) +15 (+27) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +7 (+12) 2 (+3) +9 (+16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) +2 (+4) +6 (+10) +9 (+16) +12 (+21) +12 (+22) +11 (+21) +9 (+17) +6 (+10) +3 (+5) -1 (-2) +5 (+10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -2 (-3) +2 (+3) +6 (+10) +9 (+15) +9 (+17) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) +2 (+3) -1 (-2) -4 (-8) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -19 (-1) -5 (0) +32 (+1) +38 (+1) +55 (+2) +52 (+2) +34 (+1) +33 (+1) +32 (+1) -30 (-1) -27 (-1) -22 (-1) +173 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 50' +1h 38' +0h 17' -1h 06' -2h 27' -3h 17' -2h 53' -1h 38' -0h 14' +1h 08' +2h 29' +3h 17'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +20 +19.9 +20 +20 +20 +19.9 +19.8 +19.9 +19.8 +19.7 +19.8 +19.9   +19.9

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