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Yazd vs Orkney Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Yazd, Iran and Orkney Islands, Uk is approximately 5,156 km or 3,204 mi.
  • To reach Yazd in this distance one would set out from Orkney Islands bearing 99.7° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Yazd bearing 143.2° or SE .
  • Yazd has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The annual mean temperature is 11 °C (19.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.3 °C (32.9°F) more in Yazd. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 888 mm (35 in) less which is equivalent to 888 l/m² (21.79 US gal/ft²) or 8,880,000 l/ha (949,331 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27° higher in Yazd than in Orkney Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 49.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.5°C (8.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +9 (+15) +13 (+23) +16 (+30) +20 (+36) +19 (+35) +17 (+31) +15 (+26) +11 (+19) +6 (+10) +2 (+3) +11 (+20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -95 (-4) -68 (-3) -52 (-2) -42 (-2) -42 (-2) -46 (-2) -71 (-3) -75 (-3) -78 (-3) -112 (-4) -104 (-4) -104 (-4) -888 (-35)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 25' +1h 59' +0h 21' -1h 20' -2h 57' -3h 57' -3h 29' -1h 59' -0h 18' +1h 23' +3h 00' +3h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +27 +26.9 +26.9 +27 +27 +27 +27 +27.1 +27.1 +26.9 +27 +27   +27
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -32 -36 -43 -42 -53 -59 -62 -64 -62 -57 -48 -39   -49.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -5 (-9) -3.8 (-7) -2.6 (-5) +0.4 (+1) -1.4 (-3) -3.3 (-6) -5.2 (-9) -6.6 (-12) -7.7 (-14) -6.4 (-12) -5.9 (-11) -6.2 (-11) -4.5 (-8)

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