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Funchal vs Basel Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Funchal, Madeira and Basel, Switzerland is approximately 2,643 km or 1,642 mi.
  • To reach Funchal in this distance one would set out from Basel bearing 240° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Funchal bearing 224° or SW .
  • Funchal has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Basel has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The mean annual temperature is 9.2 °C (16.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.6 °C (22.7°F) less in Funchal. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 142 mm (5.6 in) less which is equivalent to 142 l/m² (3.49 US gal/ft²) or 1,420,000 l/ha (151,807 US gal/ac) less. About 5/6 as much.
  • There are 758 more hours of sunlight per year in Funchal. In whichever way circa 2h 04' more per day or about 1 4/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.9° higher in Funchal than in Basel.
  • Relative humidity levels are 7.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.4°C (13.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +13 (+24) +8 (+14) +4 (+6) +1 (+2) +-2 (-3) +-2 (-3) +1 (+1) +4 (+7) +9 (+17) +13 (+23) +16 (+29) +7 (+12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +15 (+27) +10 (+19) +8 (+14) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +4 (+8) +7 (+13) +12 (+21) +14 (+25) +16 (+29) +9 (+17)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +9 (+17) +7 (+12) +6 (+10) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +12 (+21) +14 (+24) +15 (+27) +10 (+19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +50 (+2) +47 (+2) +16 (+1) -16 (-1) -57 (-2) -81 (-3) -84 (-3) -91 (-4) -42 (-2) +15 (+1) +45 (+2) +56 (+2) -142 (-6)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -3 ( -11) -3 ( -10) -7 ( -23) -10 ( -32) -12 ( -40) -12 ( -39) -11 ( -35) -8 ( -27) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -6)   -79 ( -22)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 21' +2h 58' +2h 01' +2h 02' +0h 36' -0h 34' +0h 25' +1h 36' +2h 10' +3h 05' +3h 38' +3h 34'   +2h 04'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 24' +0h 50' +0h 09' -0h 34' -1h 13' -1h 35' -1h 25' -0h 51' -0h 07' +0h 36' +1h 14' +1h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +14.9 +14.9 +15 +14.9 +14.9 +14.9 +14.8 +14.9 +14.8 +14.8 +14.8 +14.9   +14.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -12 -10 -6 -2 -2 +0 +1 -3 -10 -13 -15 -15   -7.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +13 (+23) +12.2 (+22) +8.7 (+16) +6.8 (+12) +3.2 (+6) +2.3 (+4) +2.3 (+4) +3.5 (+6) +5 (+9) +9 (+16) +10.5 (+19) +12.5 (+23) +7.4 (+13)

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