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Funchal vs Rapid City, South Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Funchal, Madeira and Rapid City, South Dakota, Usa is approximately 7,289 km or 4,530 mi.
  • To reach Funchal in this distance one would set out from Rapid City, South Dakota bearing 67.4° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Funchal bearing 128° or SE .
  • Funchal has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Rapid City, South Dakota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • The average temperature is 10.7 °C (19.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.3 °C (38.3°F) less in Funchal. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 181.1 mm (7.1 in) more which is equivalent to 181.1 l/m² (4.44 US gal/ft²) or 1,811,000 l/ha (193,608 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/5 as much.
  • There are 294 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Funchal. In whichever way circa 0h 48' less per day or about 8/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.5° higher in Funchal than in Rapid City, South Dakota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15°C (26.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +15 (+28) +12 (+21) +6 (+10) +1 (+2) +-3 (-5) -6 (-10) +-3 (-6) +3 (+5) +7 (+13) +14 (+25) +17 (+31) +7 (+12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +19 (+34) +15 (+28) +10 (+17) +5 (+8) +1 (+2) -2 (-3) +1 (+2) +7 (+13) +12 (+21) +17 (+31) +21 (+37) +11 (+19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+45) +23 (+41) +19 (+34) +14 (+24) +8 (+15) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +6 (+10) +12 (+21) +16 (+29) +21 (+38) +25 (+44) +15 (+26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +95 (+4) +75 (+3) +40 (+2) -14 (-1) -62 (-2) -72 (-3) -64 (-3) -48 (-2) +6 (+0) +47 (+2) +89 (+3) +89 (+4) +181 (+7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +2 (+6) +2 (+7) -1 ( -3) -4 ( -13) -9 ( -29) -11 ( -37) -9 ( -29) -7 ( -23) -2 ( -7) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +5 (+16)   -27 ( -7)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 42' +0h 12' -0h 17' -0h 08' -1h 29' -3h 04' -2h 40' -1h 17' -1h 24' -0h 56' +0h 16' +0h 29'   -0h 48'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 00' +0h 36' +0h 06' -0h 25' -0h 53' -1h 08' -1h 01' -0h 36' -0h 05' +0h 26' +0h 53' +1h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +11.4 +11.3 +11.4 +11.3 +11.4 +11.4 +11.4 +11.5 +11.5 +11.4 +11.4 +11.5   +11.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +10 +9 +9 +19 +22 +22 +32 +34 +32 +29 +19 +12   +20.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +21.6 (+39) +19.3 (+35) +15.9 (+29) +13.2 (+24) +9.9 (+18) +6.3 (+11) +7.4 (+13) +10.8 (+19) +15.6 (+28) +18 (+32) +20 (+36) +21.6 (+39) +15 (+27)

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