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Funchal vs Boston, Massachusetts Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Funchal, Madeira and Boston, Massachusetts, Usa is approximately 4,813 km or 2,991 mi.
  • To reach Funchal in this distance one would set out from Boston, Massachusetts bearing 84.5° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Funchal bearing 119.2° or ESE .
  • Funchal has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Boston, Massachusetts has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The annual mean temperature is 8 °C (14.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.6 °C (33.5°F) less in Funchal. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 412.3 mm (16.2 in) less which is equivalent to 412.3 l/m² (10.12 US gal/ft²) or 4,123,000 l/ha (440,776 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • There are 301 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Funchal. In whichever way circa 0h 49' less per day or about 8/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.8° higher in Funchal than in Boston, Massachusetts.
  • Relative humidity levels are 13.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.5°C (18.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +16 (+29) +12 (+21) +6 (+11) +2 (+3) -2 (-4) -3 (-6) +-1 (-2) +3 (+5) +7 (+13) +11 (+19) +15 (+28) +7 (+12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +17 (+30) +13 (+23) +8 (+14) +3 (+6) 0 (-1) -2 (-4) +0 (+0) +4 (+7) +8 (+15) +11 (+21) +16 (+29) +8 (+14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+34) +18 (+32) +13 (+24) +9 (+16) +5 (+8) +1 (+3) 0 (-1) +1 (+2) +5 (+9) +9 (+17) +12 (+22) +17 (+30) +9 (+16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +12 (+0) -5 (0) -30 (-1) -52 (-2) -64 (-3) -67 (-3) -70 (-3) -79 (-3) -41 (-2) -9 (0) -6 (0) -2 (0) -412 (-16)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -4 ( -13) -3 ( -11) -4 ( -13) -7 ( -23) -9 ( -29) -10 ( -33) -10 ( -32) -9 ( -29) -5 ( -17) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0)   -63 ( -17)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 29' -0h 19' -0h 13' +0h 16' -1h 54' -3h 32' -2h 38' -0h 54' -0h 46' -0h 27' +0h 10' -0h 01'   -0h 49'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 49' +0h 30' +0h 05' -0h 20' -0h 43' -0h 56' -0h 50' -0h 30' -0h 04' +0h 21' +0h 44' +0h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +9.7 +9.6 +9.7 +9.7 +9.7 +9.7 +9.7 +9.8 +9.7 +9.7 +9.7 +9.8   +9.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +11 +12 +13 +14 +15 +16 +17 +15 +12 +15 +12 +13   +13.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +18.7 (+34) +17.7 (+32) +14.4 (+26) +10.5 (+19) +6.5 (+12) +3.4 (+6) +2.2 (+4) +3.7 (+7) +6.7 (+12) +11.2 (+20) +13.5 (+24) +17.3 (+31) +10.5 (+19)

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