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Funchal vs Grytviken Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Funchal, Madeira and Grytviken, South Georgia is approximately 9,845 km or 6,118 mi.
  • To reach Funchal in this distance one would set out from Grytviken bearing 16.4° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Funchal bearing 11.3° or NNE .
  • Funchal has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Grytviken has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The annual mean temperature is 17 °C (30.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.6 °C (1.1°F) less in Funchal. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 753 mm (29.6 in) less which is equivalent to 753 l/m² (18.48 US gal/ft²) or 7,530,000 l/ha (805,007 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 1156 more hours of sunlight per year in Funchal. In whichever way circa 3h 08' more per day or about 2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.3° higher in Funchal than in Grytviken.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.9°C (28.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +12 (+21) +14 (+24) +18 (+32) +21 (+38) +23 (+42) +24 (+42) +22 (+39) +19 (+35) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +17 (+30)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +15 (+26) +18 (+32) +21 (+39) +23 (+42) +24 (+44) +22 (+40) +19 (+34) +16 (+28) +13 (+23) +17 (+31)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +11 (+19) +12 (+22) +14 (+26) +18 (+32) +22 (+39) +23 (+41) +24 (+43) +22 (+39) +20 (+35) +17 (+30) +14 (+25) +17 (+31)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +6 (+0) -27 (-1) -73 (-3) -98 (-4) -125 (-5) -121 (-5) -140 (-6) -132 (-5) -57 (-2) -7 (0) +8 (+0) +13 (+1) -753 (-30)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -4 ( -13) -5 ( -18) -6 ( -19) -9 ( -30) -9 ( -29) -14 ( -47) -15 ( -48) -13 ( -42) -7 ( -23) -4 ( -13) -2 ( -7) -1 ( -3)   -89 ( -24)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 27' +0h 12' +2h 29' +5h 16' +5h 48' +6h 12' +7h 09' +5h 58' +3h 24' +1h 05' -0h 10' -0h 05'   +3h 08'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 10' -3h 46' -0h 41' +2h 35' +5h 26' +6h 56' +6h 15' +3h 46' +0h 35' -2h 40' -5h 30' -6h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (┬°) -18 +0.7 +22.3 +45.5 +62.1 +68.4 +62.3 +45.6 +22.7 +0 -18.3 -25.2   +22.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -1 +1 -1 -2 -4 -2 -1 -1 -1 +1 +1 -1   -0.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ┬°C & (┬°F) +10.4 (+19) +10.6 (+19) +10.6 (+19) +13.2 (+24) +15.8 (+28) +19.8 (+36) +21.7 (+39) +22.7 (+41) +20.7 (+37) +18 (+32) +15.1 (+27) +12.1 (+22) +15.9 (+29)

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