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Funchal vs Recife Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Funchal, Madeira and Recife, Brazil is approximately 4,910 km or 3,051 mi.
  • To reach Funchal in this distance one would set out from Recife bearing 22° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Funchal bearing 26.1° or NNE .
  • Funchal has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Recife has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • The average annual temperature is 6.8 °C (12.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.7 °C (6.7°F) more in Funchal. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1815.9 mm (71.5 in) less which is equivalent to 1815.9 l/m² (44.57 US gal/ft²) or 18,159,000 l/ha (1,941,318 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • There are 218 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Funchal. In whichever way circa 0h 35' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16° lower in Funchal than in Recife.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.5°C (15.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -11 (-20) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -8 (-15) -10 (-18) -7 (-13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-19) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -9 (-17) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -5 (-8) -7 (-13) -9 (-17) -7 (-12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-17) -10 (-18) -10 (-17) -9 (-17) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -8 (-15) -6 (-11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) 0 (0) -57 (-2) -201 (-8) -287 (-11) -310 (-12) -378 (-15) -384 (-15) -211 (-8) -86 (-3) +9 (+0) +53 (+2) +35 (+1) -1816 (-71)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2 ( -6) -4 ( -14) -6 ( -19) -12 ( -40) -18 ( -58) -20 ( -67) -22 ( -71) -18 ( -58) -7 ( -23) 0 ( 0) +2 (+7) +4 (+13)   -103 ( -28)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 44' -1h 14' -1h 19' -0h 26' -0h 00' +1h 54' +1h 40' +1h 44' +0h 48' -2h 34' -3h 16' -2h 42'   -0h 35'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 18' -1h 25' -0h 15' +0h 59' +2h 02' +2h 34' +2h 20' +1h 26' +0h 13' -1h 01' -2h 03' -2h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -40.4 -39.1 -23.7 -0.7 +15.9 +22.3 +16.2 -0.5 -23.3 -38.9 -40.3 -40.6   -16
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -2 -7 -12 -16 -15 -12 -12 -13 -7 -5 -4 -5   -9.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -10.6 (-19) -11.8 (-21) -12.4 (-22) -12.4 (-22) -10.3 (-19) -7.4 (-13) -5.2 (-9) -4.2 (-8) -3.7 (-7) -5.6 (-10) -7.7 (-14) -10.1 (-18) -8.5 (-15)

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