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Brest vs Orkney Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Brest, France and Orkney Islands, Uk is approximately 1,172 km or 729 mi.
  • To reach Brest in this distance one would set out from Orkney Islands bearing 185.5° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Brest bearing 184.3° or S .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The mean temperature is 2.7 °C (4.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1 °C (1.8°F) more in Brest. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 161.5 mm (6.4 in) more which is equivalent to 161.5 l/m² (3.96 US gal/ft²) or 1,615,000 l/ha (172,654 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/6 as much.
  • There are 525 more hours of sunlight per year in Brest. In whichever way circa 1h 25' more per day or about 1 3/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.5° higher in Brest than in Orkney Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.5°C (6.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +4 (+6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +3 (+5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +33 (+1) +29 (+1) +40 (+2) +21 (+1) +30 (+1) +8 (+0) -25 (-1) -16 (-1) +2 (+0) -3 (0) +14 (+1) +28 (+1) +162 (+6)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) -1 ( -4) +1 (+3) +2 (+7) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3)   +13 (+4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 03' +0h 53' +1h 23' +1h 20' +1h 38' +1h 18' +2h 25' +2h 30' +1h 24' +1h 19' +0h 58' +0h 56'   +1h 25'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 51' +1h 02' +0h 10' -0h 42' -1h 35' -2h 10' -1h 53' -1h 02' -0h 09' +0h 43' +1h 36' +2h 10'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +10.5 +10.4 +10.5 +10.5 +10.5 +10.5 +10.5 +10.5 +10.5 +10.4 +10.5 +10.5   +10.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +2 +3 +4 +7 +5 +8 +7 +4 +6 +3 +1 +3   +4.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +2.8 (+5) +2.5 (+5) +4.2 (+8) +4.2 (+8) +3.3 (+6) +4.9 (+9) +3.8 (+7) +3.7 (+7) +4 (+7) +3.5 (+6) +2.7 (+5) +1.9 (+3) +3.5 (+6)

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