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Funchal vs Riga Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Funchal, Madeira and Riga, Latvia is approximately 4,106 km or 2,552 mi.
  • To reach Funchal in this distance one would set out from Riga bearing 246.5° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Funchal bearing 216.5° or SW .
  • Funchal has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Riga has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • The annual mean temperature is 12.5 °C (22.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.2 °C (27.4°F) less in Funchal. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 6 mm (0.2 in) more which is equivalent to 6 l/m² (0.15 US gal/ft²) or 60,000 l/ha (6,414 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • There are 626 more hours of sunlight per year in Funchal. In whichever way circa 1h 43' more per day or about 1 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 24.3° higher in Funchal than in Riga.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.2°C (18.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +21 (+38) +18 (+32) +11 (+19) +5 (+9) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +5 (+8) +10 (+17) +14 (+26) +18 (+32) +20 (+36) +12 (+22)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+37) +20 (+36) +17 (+30) +11 (+21) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +6 (+11) +10 (+19) +14 (+24) +17 (+30) +19 (+35) +13 (+22)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +21 (+37) +18 (+32) +12 (+22) +10 (+17) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +15 (+26) +17 (+30) +19 (+34) +14 (+25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +70 (+3) +62 (+2) +33 (+1) +0 (+0) -24 (-1) -49 (-2) -77 (-3) -76 (-3) -39 (-2) +15 (+1) +40 (+2) +51 (+2) +6 (+0)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -11 ( -35) -7 ( -25) -4 ( -13) -8 ( -27) -9 ( -29) -12 ( -40) -14 ( -45) -14 ( -45) -12 ( -40) -8 ( -26) -8 ( -27) -8 ( -26)   -115 ( -31)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 11' +3h 43' +2h 03' +0h 54' -1h 44' -2h 48' -1h 01' +0h 46' +1h 58' +3h 40' +4h 28' +4h 29'   +1h 43'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 54' +1h 42' +0h 18' -1h 09' -2h 31' -3h 19' -2h 57' -1h 42' -0h 15' +1h 12' +2h 33' +3h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +24.3 +24.3 +24.3 +24.3 +24.3 +24.3 +24.2 +24.2 +24.2 +24.1 +24.2 +24.3   +24.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -14 -13 -9 -6 -1 +0 -3 -8 -12 -12 -16 -17   -9.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +17.4 (+31) +16.8 (+30) +14 (+25) +9.7 (+17) +5.9 (+11) +3.7 (+7) +3.5 (+6) +4.3 (+8) +7.6 (+14) +10.7 (+19) +13.2 (+24) +15.4 (+28) +10.2 (+18)

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