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Funchal vs Maracay Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Funchal, Madeira and Maracay, Venezuela is approximately 5,745 km or 3,570 mi.
  • To reach Funchal in this distance one would set out from Maracay bearing 56.2° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Funchal bearing 76.3° or ENE .
  • Funchal has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Maracay has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The annual mean temperature is 6.1 °C (11°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.7 °C (6.7°F) more in Funchal. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 259 mm (10.2 in) less which is equivalent to 259 l/m² (6.36 US gal/ft²) or 2,590,000 l/ha (276,888 US gal/ac) less. About 5/7 as much.
  • There are 563 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Funchal. In whichever way circa 1h 33' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.1° lower in Funchal than in Maracay.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.7°C (12.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-22) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -13 (-23) -11 (-19) -8 (-15) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -9 (-17) -11 (-20) -9 (-17)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -8 (-15) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -6 (-10) -7 (-13) -6 (-11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-8) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -4 (-8) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -1 (-3) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -4 (-8) -4 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +99 (+4) +83 (+3) +57 (+2) -6 (0) -87 (-3) -121 (-5) -127 (-5) -169 (-7) -98 (-4) -24 (-1) +49 (+2) +85 (+3) -259 (-10)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +5 (+16) +6 (+21) +7 (+23) -1 ( -3) -11 ( -35) -16 ( -53) -18 ( -58) -19 ( -61) -11 ( -37) -5 ( -16) +1 (+3) +5 (+16)   -57 ( -15)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 50' -3h 55' -2h 42' -0h 32' -0h 05' -0h 12' +0h 34' +0h 32' -0h 30' -1h 29' -2h 46' -3h 42'   -1h 33'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 21' -0h 50' -0h 09' +0h 34' +1h 12' +1h 31' +1h 22' +0h 50' +0h 08' -0h 36' -1h 13' -1h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (┬°) -22.3 -22.3 -22.3 -18.9 -2.4 +4 -2 -18.7 -22.3 -22.2 -22.3 -22.3   -16.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0 +2 +2 +0 -4 -5 -7 -9 -9 -9 -8 -4   -4.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ┬°C & (┬°F) -7.2 (-13) -7.6 (-14) -8.2 (-15) -9.3 (-17) -8.8 (-16) -6.4 (-12) -4.5 (-8) -3.9 (-7) -4.1 (-7) -5.6 (-10) -7.3 (-13) -7.6 (-14) -6.7 (-12)

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