Vs > Las Palmas De Gran Canaria
Madeira flag

Funchal vs Las Palmas De Gran Canaria Climate & Distance Between

Canary Islands flag
  • The distance between Funchal, Madeira and Las Palmas De Gran Canaria, Canary Islands is approximately 544 km or 338 mi.
  • To reach Funchal in this distance one would set out from Las Palmas De Gran Canaria bearing 344.9° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Funchal bearing 344.1° or NNW .
  • Funchal has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Las Palmas De Gran Canaria has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The mean temperature is 1.8 °C (3.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.2 °C (0.4°F) less in Funchal. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 523.6 mm (20.6 in) more which is equivalent to 523.6 l/m² (12.85 US gal/ft²) or 5,236,000 l/ha (559,763 US gal/ac) more. About 5 3/7 as much.
  • There are 98 more hours of sunlight per year in Funchal. In whichever way circa 0h 15' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.6° lower in Funchal than in Las Palmas De Gran Canaria.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.1°C (5.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Funchal relative to Las Palmas De Gran Canaria. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Las Palmas De Gran Canaria vs Funchal.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-3) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -1 (-3) -2 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -3 (-6) -3 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +86 (+3) +65 (+3) +54 (+2) +33 (+1) +17 (+1) +12 (+0) +2 (+0) +3 (+0) +29 (+1) +65 (+3) +80 (+3) +79 (+3) +524 (+21)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) +2 (+7) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) -2 ( -7) -1 ( -3) +1 (+3) +2 (+7) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0)   +10 (+3)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 15' -0h 31' -0h 00' +0h 26' -0h 15' -0h 24' +1h 52' +1h 36' +0h 10' -0h 07' +0h 22' +0h 15'   +0h 15'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 19' -0h 12' -0h 02' +0h 08' +0h 17' +0h 22' +0h 20' +0h 12' +0h 01' -0h 08' -0h 17' -0h 22'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -4.7 -4.7 -4.7 -4.7 -4.7 -4.7 -4.7 -4.7 -4.7 -4.7 -4.7 -4.7   -4.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -5 -6 -6 -8 -7 -3 -7 -3 -8 -8 -7 -6   -6.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) -2.4 (-4) -2.9 (-5) -3.3 (-6) -3.8 (-7) -3.6 (-6) -2.6 (-5) -3.6 (-6) -2.4 (-4) -3.1 (-6) -3.3 (-6) -3 (-5) -2.6 (-5) -3.1 (-6)

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Funchal vs Las Palmas De Gran Canaria Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Funchal

Climate Guides for Locations near Las Palmas De Gran Canaria


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -