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Niamey vs Orkney Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Niamey, Niger and Orkney Islands, Uk is approximately 5,073 km or 3,153 mi.
  • To reach Niamey in this distance one would set out from Orkney Islands bearing 173.1° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Niamey bearing 176.3° or S .
  • Niamey has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The mean temperature is 21.2 °C (38.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.7 °C (1.3°F) more in Niamey. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 407.2 mm (16 in) less which is equivalent to 407.2 l/m² (9.99 US gal/ft²) or 4,072,000 l/ha (435,324 US gal/ac) less. About 4/7 as much.
  • There are 1878 more hours of sunlight per year in Niamey. In whichever way circa 5h 09' more per day or about 2 5/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 41.3° higher in Niamey than in Orkney Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 49% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.4°C (6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +27 (+48) +30 (+53) +32 (+58) +32 (+57) +28 (+51) +23 (+42) +18 (+32) +17 (+31) +20 (+37) +27 (+48) +28 (+51) +26 (+47) +26 (+46)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+37) +23 (+42) +26 (+47) +27 (+49) +25 (+45) +21 (+37) +16 (+29) +15 (+27) +18 (+32) +22 (+39) +21 (+39) +20 (+36) +21 (+38)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +17 (+31) +20 (+36) +23 (+41) +22 (+39) +18 (+32) +14 (+25) +13 (+24) +15 (+26) +17 (+31) +15 (+26) +14 (+25) +17 (+30)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -105 (-4) -79 (-3) -61 (-2) -45 (-2) -11 (0) +23 (+1) +83 (+3) +96 (+4) +14 (+1) -103 (-4) -106 (-4) -112 (-4) -407 (-16)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -21 ( -68) -17 ( -60) -13.5 ( -44) -12 ( -40) -7 ( -23) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -13) -1 ( -3) -8 ( -27) -17 ( -55) -20 ( -67) -21 ( -68)   -145.5 ( -40)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +7h 56' +7h 13' +5h 19' +3h 22' +2h 50' +2h 42' +3h 19' +2h 23' +3h 48' +6h 38' +8h 10' +8h 05'   +5h 09'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 33' +2h 41' +0h 28' -1h 50' -3h 58' -5h 13' -4h 38' -2h 42' -0h 24' +1h 54' +4h 01' +5h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +45.4 +45.2 +45.3 +45.4 +31.9 +25.5 +31.4 +45.3 +45.3 +45.2 +45.3 +45.4   +41.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -73 -70 -69 -57 -43 -33 -23 -14 -21 -44 -69 -72   -49
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -7.8 (-14) -5.2 (-9) -4.4 (-8) +3.8 (+7) +11 (+20) +10.7 (+19) +9.9 (+18) +11.4 (+21) +12.1 (+22) +9.2 (+17) -3.7 (-7) -6.7 (-12) +3.4 (+6)

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