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Funchal vs Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Funchal, Madeira and Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii, Hawaii is approximately 12,690 km or 7,885 mi.
  • To reach Funchal in this distance one would set out from Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii bearing 38° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Funchal bearing 136.5° or SE .
  • Funchal has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The mean temperature is 4.6 °C (8.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.9 °C (7°F) more in Funchal. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2639.5 mm (103.9 in) less which is equivalent to 2639.5 l/m² (64.78 US gal/ft²) or 26,395,000 l/ha (2,821,801 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • There are 782 more hours of sunlight per year in Funchal. In whichever way circa 2h 08' more per day or about 1 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.9° lower in Funchal than in Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4°C (7.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Funchal relative to Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii vs Funchal.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -6 (-12) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -4 (-8) -5 (-10) -7 (-12) -6 (-10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -5 (-8) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -3 (-6) -5 (-8) -6 (-10) -5 (-8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-8) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -5 (-8) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -1 (-3) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -4 (-8) -4 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -148 (-6) -174 (-7) -290 (-11) -349 (-14) -233 (-9) -146 (-6) -245 (-10) -234 (-9) -180 (-7) -169 (-7) -268 (-11) -206 (-8) -2640 (-104)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -13 ( -42) -11 ( -39) -16 ( -52) -20 ( -67) -23 ( -74) -24 ( -80) -28 ( -90) -27 ( -87) -21 ( -70) -17 ( -55) -15 ( -50) -13 ( -42)   -228 ( -62)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 25' +0h 42' +2h 07' +3h 24' +3h 30' +1h 04' +2h 00' +3h 09' +3h 20' +2h 05' +2h 06' +1h 40'   +2h 08'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 50' -0h 31' -0h 05' +0h 21' +0h 44' +0h 56' +0h 51' +0h 31' +0h 04' -0h 22' -0h 45' -0h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -12.9 -13 -13 -13.1 -11.4 -5.5 -10.7 -12.7 -12.8 -12.7 -12.8 -12.9   -11.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +2 +1 +1 +1 +2 +7 +6 +1 +4 +4 -1 -1   +2.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -5.4 (-10) -5.8 (-10) -5.4 (-10) -5.6 (-10) -4.9 (-9) -2.9 (-5) -1.7 (-3) -2 (-4) -1.3 (-2) -2.4 (-4) -4.6 (-8) -5.5 (-10) -4 (-7)

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