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Funchal vs Kigali Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Funchal, Madeira and Kigali, Rwanda is approximately 6,258 km or 3,889 mi.
  • To reach Funchal in this distance one would set out from Kigali bearing 312.2° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Funchal bearing 298.4° or WNW .
  • Funchal has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Kigali has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The annual average temperature is 1.8 °C (3.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.9 °C (8.8°F) more in Funchal. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 386 mm (15.2 in) less which is equivalent to 386 l/m² (9.47 US gal/ft²) or 3,860,000 l/ha (412,660 US gal/ac) less. About 5/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.1° lower in Funchal than in Kigali.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -5 (-10) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) +-2 (-3) +-1 (-3) +-1 (-2) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -4 (-7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-8) -5 (-8) -4 (-8) -4 (-6) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) 0 (0) -2 (-3) -4 (-6) -2 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) 0 (-1) +2 (+3) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) -1 (-2) +1 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +34 (+1) -13 (-1) -42 (-2) -144 (-6) -73 (-3) -8 (0) -7 (0) -31 (-1) -49 (-2) -27 (-1) -26 (-1) +0 (+0) -386 (-15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -7) -5 ( -16) -12 ( -40) -11 ( -35) -2 ( -7) -1 ( -3) -3 ( -10) -5 ( -17) -6 ( -19) -6 ( -20) -2 ( -6)   -57 ( -16)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 59' -1h 14' -0h 13' +0h 51' +1h 45' +2h 13' +2h 00' +1h 14' +0h 11' -0h 53' -1h 47' -2h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -34.4 -34 -29.4 -6.8 +9.8 +16.2 +10.2 -6.5 -29 -34 -34.4 -34.5   -17.1

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