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Funchal vs Puntarenas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Funchal, Madeira and Puntarenas, Costa Rica is approximately 7,351 km or 4,568 mi.
  • To reach Funchal in this distance one would set out from Puntarenas bearing 58.6° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Funchal bearing 86.6° or E .
  • Funchal has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Puntarenas has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The average temperature is 8.4 °C (15.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.1 °C (7.4°F) more in Funchal. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 961.5 mm (37.9 in) less which is equivalent to 961.5 l/m² (23.6 US gal/ft²) or 9,615,000 l/ha (1,027,907 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.2° lower in Funchal than in Puntarenas.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -12 (-22) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -4 (-8) -4 (-7) -5 (-10) -8 (-14) -10 (-17) -8 (-15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +97 (+4) +85 (+3) +58 (+2) +9 (+0) -177 (-7) -219 (-9) -180 (-7) -232 (-9) -274 (-11) -182 (-7) -16 (-1) +68 (+3) -962 (-38)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 22' -0h 51' -0h 09' +0h 35' +1h 13' +1h 32' +1h 23' +0h 51' +0h 08' -0h 36' -1h 14' -1h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -22.6 -22.6 -22.6 -18.6 -2.1 +4.3 -1.8 -18.5 -22.5 -22.4 -22.5 -22.6   -16.2

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