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Funchal vs Port Elizabeth Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Funchal, Madeira and Port Elizabeth, South Africa is approximately 8,638 km or 5,368 mi.
  • To reach Funchal in this distance one would set out from Port Elizabeth bearing 324.4° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Funchal bearing 325° or NW .
  • Funchal has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Port Elizabeth has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • The mean temperature is 1.5 °C (2.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.6 °C (2.9°F) less in Funchal. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 116 mm (4.6 in) more which is equivalent to 116 l/m² (2.85 US gal/ft²) or 1,160,000 l/ha (124,012 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/9 as much.
  • There are 380 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Funchal. In whichever way circa 1h 02' less per day or about 6/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.1° higher in Funchal than in Port Elizabeth.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.4°C (0.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) +-1 (-2) +2 (+4) +4 (+8) +6 (+10) +6 (+10) +3 (+6) +0 (0) -4 (-7) +0 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-8) -6 (-10) -4 (-8) -2 (-3) +2 (+3) +5 (+10) +8 (+14) +8 (+15) +7 (+13) +4 (+8) +1 (+1) -3 (-5) +1 (+3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -4 (-8) -3 (-5) +0 (+1) +5 (+8) +9 (+15) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +6 (+10) +2 (+3) -1 (-2) +3 (+6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +67 (+3) +47 (+2) +10 (+0) -19 (-1) -40 (-2) -50 (-2) -45 (-2) -61 (-2) -26 (-1) +70 (+3) +97 (+4) +66 (+3) +116 (+5)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +2 (+6) +1 (+4) +1 (+3) -1 ( -3) -4 ( -13) -5 ( -17) -6 ( -19) -6 ( -19) -4 ( -13) 0 ( 0) +2 (+7) +3 (+10)   -17 ( -5)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 09' -2h 15' -0h 56' -0h 08' -0h 00' -0h 18' +0h 46' +0h 44' +0h 06' -1h 05' -2h 40' -3h 36'   -1h 02'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 52' -2h 24' -0h 26' +1h 39' +3h 26' +4h 19' +3h 55' +2h 24' +0h 22' -1h 43' -3h 28' -4h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -38.2 -19.5 +2 +25.2 +41.8 +48.2 +42.1 +25.4 +2.6 -20.1 -38.3 -45.4   +2.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -8 -11 -14 -12 -8 -4 -2 -6 -9 -10 -9 -8   -8.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -5.9 (-11) -7.7 (-14) -6.9 (-12) -3.9 (-7) +0 (+0) +4.4 (+8) +6.9 (+12) +6.8 (+12) +5.2 (+9) +2.2 (+4) -1.1 (-2) -4.2 (-8) -0.4 (-1)

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