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Funchal vs Port Moresby Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Funchal, Madeira and Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea is approximately 16,963 km or 10,541 mi.
  • To reach Funchal in this distance one would set out from Port Moresby bearing 330° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Funchal bearing 215.9° or SW .
  • Funchal has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Port Moresby has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The annual mean temperature is 8.3 °C (14.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.4 °C (7.9°F) more in Funchal. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 508 mm (20 in) less which is equivalent to 508 l/m² (12.47 US gal/ft²) or 5,080,000 l/ha (543,086 US gal/ac) less. About 5/9 as much.
  • There are 51 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Funchal. In whichever way circa 0h 08' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.6° lower in Funchal than in Port Moresby.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.4°C (16.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-21) -11 (-20) -11 (-19) -11 (-19) -9 (-17) -7 (-12) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -6 (-11) -9 (-17) -11 (-20) -8 (-15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -47 (-2) -107 (-4) -106 (-4) -134 (-5) -30 (-1) -19 (-1) -10 (0) -34 (-1) -16 (-1) +55 (+2) +4 (+0) -64 (-3) -508 (-20)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) 0 ( 0) +1 (+4) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6) -1 ( -3) +2 (+7) +6 (+19) +6 (+20) +4 (+13)   +14 (+4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 15' +0h 33' +0h 34' +0h 04' -0h 17' -0h 36' +1h 03' +0h 58' +0h 48' -0h 17' -2h 40' -1h 36'   -0h 08'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 22' -1h 28' -0h 16' +1h 01' +2h 06' +2h 38' +2h 24' +1h 28' +0h 14' -1h 03' -2h 07' -2h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -41.7 -39.6 -22.5 +0.5 +17.2 +23.7 +17.7 +1 -21.8 -39.6 -41.7 -42   -15.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -5 -8 -10 -13 -16 -5 -3 -2 -2 -5 -3 -4   -6.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -12.6 (-23) -12.4 (-22) -12.4 (-22) -12.9 (-23) -12.3 (-22) -7.5 (-14) -5.3 (-10) -4 (-7) -4.9 (-9) -7 (-13) -9.5 (-17) -11.5 (-21) -9.4 (-17)

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