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Funchal vs Houston, Texas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Funchal, Madeira and Houston, Texas, Usa is approximately 7,278 km or 4,523 mi.
  • To reach Funchal in this distance one would set out from Houston, Texas bearing 65.1° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Funchal bearing 111.1° or ESE .
  • Funchal has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Houston, Texas has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The mean temperature is 1.3 °C (2.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.5 °C (20.7°F) less in Funchal. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 528.2 mm (20.8 in) less which is equivalent to 528.2 l/m² (12.96 US gal/ft²) or 5,282,000 l/ha (564,681 US gal/ac) less. About 5/9 as much.
  • There are 421 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Funchal. In whichever way circa 1h 08' less per day or about 6/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.6° lower in Funchal than in Houston, Texas.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.5°C (2.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) +-2 (-4) -6 (-11) -8 (-15) -10 (-18) -9 (-17) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) +0 (-1) +2 (+3) -4 (-7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +0 (+1) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) 0 (0) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +7 (+12) +3 (+5) -1 (-2) -3 (-6) -5 (-9) -4 (-8) -3 (-6) -1 (-2) +3 (+6) +6 (+10) +8 (+15) +2 (+3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +19 (+1) +12 (+0) -10 (0) -43 (-2) -114 (-4) -114 (-4) -89 (-4) -86 (-3) -87 (-3) -34 (-1) +5 (+0) +12 (+0) -528 (-21)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -7) -1 ( -3) -3 ( -10) -4 ( -13) -7 ( -23) -10 ( -32) -8 ( -26) -5 ( -17) +2 (+6) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0)   -40 ( -11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 15' +0h 19' -0h 00' +0h 08' -2h 25' -4h 20' -2h 30' -1h 21' -1h 10' -1h 40' -0h 50' -0h 09'   -1h 08'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 11' -0h 07' -0h 01' +0h 04' +0h 10' +0h 12' +0h 11' +0h 07' +0h 01' -0h 05' -0h 10' -0h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -2.7 -2.7 -2.7 -2.8 -2.7 -2.7 -2.6 -2.6 -2.6 -2.6 -2.6 -2.6   -2.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +6 +6 +10 +9 +12 +16 +15 +14 +12 +16 +13 +6   +11.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +6.9 (+12) +4.8 (+9) +2.7 (+5) -1.3 (-2) -2.7 (-5) -3.3 (-6) -3 (-5) -1.9 (-3) -0.3 (-1) +3.9 (+7) +5.6 (+10) +6.1 (+11) +1.5 (+3)

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