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Kingston vs Orkney Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kingston, Jamaica and Orkney Islands, Uk is approximately 7,386 km or 4,590 mi.
  • To reach Kingston in this distance one would set out from Orkney Islands bearing 265.8° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Kingston bearing 212.7° or SSW .
  • Kingston has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The mean annual temperature is 19 °C (34.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.5 °C (11.7°F) less in Kingston. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 137 mm (5.4 in) less which is equivalent to 137 l/m² (3.36 US gal/ft²) or 1,370,000 l/ha (146,462 US gal/ac) less. About 6/7 as much.
  • There are 1798 more hours of sunlight per year in Kingston. In whichever way circa 4h 55' more per day or about 2 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 39.2° higher in Kingston than in Orkney Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.1°C (30.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+41) +23 (+41) +22 (+40) +21 (+38) +18 (+32) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +15 (+27) +17 (+31) +20 (+36) +23 (+41) +23 (+41) +20 (+36)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+39) +22 (+39) +21 (+38) +20 (+36) +19 (+33) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +15 (+27) +17 (+30) +19 (+34) +21 (+38) +22 (+39) +19 (+34)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+36) +20 (+36) +20 (+36) +19 (+34) +19 (+34) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +15 (+27) +16 (+29) +18 (+32) +19 (+34) +20 (+36) +18 (+33)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -85 (-3) -61 (-2) -55 (-2) -14 (-1) +92 (+4) +68 (+3) -20 (-1) +17 (+1) +8 (+0) +55 (+2) -55 (-2) -87 (-3) -137 (-5)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -17 ( -55) -15 ( -53) -11 ( -35) -10 ( -33) -5 ( -16) -3 ( -10) -8 ( -26) -8 ( -26) -8 ( -27) -9 ( -29) -14 ( -47) -17 ( -55)   -125 ( -34)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +7h 25' +6h 30' +5h 36' +3h 54' +2h 44' +2h 14' +4h 03' +4h 01' +3h 36' +4h 56' +6h 46' +7h 17'   +4h 55'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 18' +2h 32' +0h 27' -1h 43' -3h 45' -4h 56' -4h 23' -2h 32' -0h 23' +1h 47' +3h 48' +4h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +41 +40.9 +41 +41.1 +36.2 +30 +35.6 +40.9 +40.8 +40.7 +40.8 +40.9   +39.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -10 -5 -3 +2 -2 -2 -5 -12 -9 -6 -14 -11   -6.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +19 (+34) +20 (+36) +19.9 (+36) +19.7 (+35) +17.5 (+32) +16.1 (+29) +13.5 (+24) +12 (+22) +14.1 (+25) +17.4 (+31) +17.7 (+32) +18.8 (+34) +17.1 (+31)

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