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Faro vs Las Palmas De Gran Canaria Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Faro, Portugal and Las Palmas De Gran Canaria, Canary Islands is approximately 1,227 km or 762 mi.
  • To reach Faro in this distance one would set out from Las Palmas De Gran Canaria bearing 32.6° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Faro bearing 36.6° or NE .
  • Faro has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Las Palmas De Gran Canaria has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The average temperature is 3.3 °C (5.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.9 °C (8.8°F) more in Faro. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 403.6 mm (15.9 in) more which is equivalent to 403.6 l/m² (9.91 US gal/ft²) or 4,036,000 l/ha (431,475 US gal/ac) more. About 4 2/5 as much.
  • There are 818 more hours of sunlight per year in Faro. In whichever way circa 2h 13' more per day or about 1 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9° lower in Faro than in Las Palmas De Gran Canaria.
  • Relative humidity levels are 7.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.9°C (8.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Faro relative to Las Palmas De Gran Canaria. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Las Palmas De Gran Canaria vs Faro.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -4 (-8) -4 (-6) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) 1 (+3) 4 (+7) 3 (+5) 1 (+1) -3 (-5) -5 (-8) -5 (-10) -2 (-3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -5 (-8) -4 (-6) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) 0 (0) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -5 (-10) -6 (-10) -3 (-6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -8 (-15) -6 (-11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +61 (+2) +50 (+2) +29 (+1) +32 (+1) +19 (+1) +8 (+0) +1 (+0) +4 (+0) +6 (+0) +57 (+2) +65 (+3) +73 (+3) +404 (+16)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) 0 ( 0) +1 (+4) +5 (+16) +2 (+7) +2 (+6) -2 ( -7) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3)   +7 (+2)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 01' +0h 29' +0h 23' +2h 12' +3h 05' +5h 00' +6h 15' +4h 54' +1h 58' +0h 54' +0h 48' +0h 42'   +2h 13'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 40' -0h 24' -0h 04' +0h 17' +0h 35' +0h 45' +0h 41' +0h 24' +0h 03' -0h 17' -0h 36' -0h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -9 -9 -9 -9.1   -9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +1 +1 -3 -8 -13 -11 -20 -15 -14 -8 -2 +1   -7.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -5.2 (-9) -4.6 (-8) -5.2 (-9) -5.2 (-9) -5.2 (-9) -3.2 (-6) -4.6 (-8) -4.2 (-8) -5 (-9) -5.4 (-10) -5.5 (-10) -5.2 (-9) -4.9 (-9)

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