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Funchal vs Helsinki Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Funchal, Madeira and Helsinki, Finland is approximately 4,293 km or 2,667 mi.
  • To reach Funchal in this distance one would set out from Helsinki bearing 243.5° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Funchal bearing 211.9° or SSW .
  • Funchal has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Helsinki has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • The mean annual temperature is 13.9 °C (25°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.6 °C (31.7°F) less in Funchal. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 46 mm (1.8 in) less which is equivalent to 46 l/m² (1.13 US gal/ft²) or 460,000 l/ha (49,177 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • There are 636 more hours of sunlight per year in Funchal. In whichever way circa 1h 45' more per day or about 1 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.5° higher in Funchal than in Helsinki.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11.6°C (20.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+40) +23 (+42) +20 (+35) +14 (+24) +7 (+12) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +6 (+10) +11 (+19) +16 (+29) +19 (+34) +21 (+38) +14 (+24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+40) +22 (+40) +20 (+36) +14 (+25) +9 (+16) +5 (+10) +4 (+6) +6 (+11) +11 (+19) +15 (+28) +18 (+32) +20 (+36) +14 (+25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+40) +22 (+39) +20 (+36) +14 (+26) +11 (+19) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +7 (+12) +11 (+20) +15 (+26) +17 (+30) +19 (+34) +14 (+25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +47 (+2) +45 (+2) +28 (+1) -5 (0) -22 (-1) -39 (-2) -66 (-3) -69 (-3) -34 (-1) +2 (+0) +33 (+1) +34 (+1) -46 (-2)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -12 ( -39) -10 ( -35) -6 ( -19) -8 ( -27) -9 ( -29) -12 ( -40) -14 ( -45) -14 ( -45) -11 ( -37) -10 ( -32) -10 ( -33) -10 ( -32)   -126 ( -35)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 15' +3h 38' +2h 13' +1h 20' -1h 48' -3h 12' -1h 38' +0h 15' +2h 26' +4h 09' +4h 38' +4h 42'   +1h 45'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 41' +2h 07' +0h 22' -1h 26' -3h 11' -4h 16' -3h 45' -2h 07' -0h 19' +1h 29' +3h 13' +4h 17'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +27.5 +27.5 +27.6 +27.5 +27.5 +27.5 +27.4 +27.5 +27.4 +27.3 +27.4 +27.5   +27.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -18 -18 -10 -7 +6 +9 +3 -5 -14 -18 -19 -21   -9.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +18.1 (+33) +18.4 (+33) +16.8 (+30) +11.9 (+21) +9.6 (+17) +7.1 (+13) +4.1 (+7) +5 (+9) +7.7 (+14) +11.6 (+21) +13.7 (+25) +15.5 (+28) +11.6 (+21)

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