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Funchal vs Palermo, Sicily Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Funchal, Madeira and Palermo, Sicily, Italy is approximately 2,794 km or 1,736 mi.
  • To reach Funchal in this distance one would set out from Palermo, Sicily bearing 266.6° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Funchal bearing 248.8° or WSW .
  • Both have a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • The annual mean temperature is 0.8 °C (1.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.6 °C (15.5°F) less in Funchal. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 98 mm (3.9 in) less which is equivalent to 98 l/m² (2.41 US gal/ft²) or 980,000 l/ha (104,769 US gal/ac) less. About 7/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.5° higher in Funchal than in Palermo, Sicily.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.2°C (2.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +0 (-1) -3 (-6) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -4 (-8) -2 (-4) +0 (+0) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +0 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +5 (+10) +3 (+6) +1 (+1) -1 (-2) -4 (-6) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +4 (+8) +1 (+1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +4 (+7) +1 (+3) +1 (+1) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) 0 (0) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +4 (+0) +3 (+0) -6 (0) -27 (-1) -15 (-1) -4 (0) -6 (0) -11 (0) +0 (+0) -23 (-1) +2 (+0) -15 (-1) -98 (-4)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -7 ( -23) -6 ( -21) -4 ( -13) -6 ( -20) -4 ( -13) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -6) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -7) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -13) -5 ( -16)   -48 ( -13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 26' +0h 16' +0h 02' -0h 11' -0h 23' -0h 29' -0h 26' -0h 16' -0h 02' +0h 11' +0h 23' +0h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +5.5 +5.5 +5.5 +5.5 +5.5 +5.5 +5.4 +5.5 +5.4 +5.4 +5.4 +5.5   +5.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -4 -2 +0 +0 +3 +8 +10 +9 +4 +0 -3 -6   +1.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +5 (+9) +4.7 (+8) +3.2 (+6) +0.5 (+1) -0.5 (-1) -1.7 (-3) -1.4 (-3) -0.5 (-1) -0.2 (0) +0.8 (+1) +1.1 (+2) +3 (+5) +1.2 (+2)

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