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Yakushima vs Orkney Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Yakushima, Japan and Orkney Islands, Uk is approximately 9,198 km or 5,716 mi.
  • To reach Yakushima in this distance one would set out from Orkney Islands bearing 39.1° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Yakushima bearing 157.9° or SSE .
  • Yakushima has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The average annual temperature is 11 °C (19.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.9 °C (12.4°F) more in Yakushima. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 3342.7 mm (131.6 in) more which is equivalent to 3342.7 l/m² (82.04 US gal/ft²) or 33,427,000 l/ha (3,573,568 US gal/ac) more. About 4 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.5° higher in Yakushima than in Orkney Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.4°C (17°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +8 (+15) +10 (+18) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +13 (+23) +14 (+25) +14 (+26) +14 (+26) +13 (+24) +12 (+22) +9 (+16) +12 (+21)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +9 (+17) +11 (+20) +12 (+21) +13 (+23) +14 (+24) +14 (+25) +14 (+24) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +8 (+15) +11 (+20)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +8 (+15) +10 (+19) +11 (+20) +13 (+23) +14 (+24) +14 (+25) +13 (+24) +12 (+21) +10 (+17) +7 (+13) +10 (+19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +115 (+5) +226 (+9) +400 (+16) +399 (+16) +459 (+18) +579 (+23) +206 (+8) +165 (+6) +316 (+12) +175 (+7) +189 (+7) +116 (+5) +3343 (+132)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 32' +2h 03' +0h 21' -1h 23' -3h 03' -4h 04' -3h 36' -2h 03' -0h 18' +1h 26' +3h 06' +4h 04'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +28.4 +28.3 +28.3 +28.4 +28.4 +28.5 +28.5 +28.7 +28.6 +28.5 +28.5 +28.5   +28.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -17 -13 -8 -2 -1 +6 +3 -1 -1 -12 -15 -18   -6.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +3.6 (+6) +5 (+9) +7.4 (+13) +10.3 (+19) +10.9 (+20) +13.4 (+24) +13.9 (+25) +13.4 (+24) +13 (+23) +9.9 (+18) +7.9 (+14) +4.5 (+8) +9.4 (+17)

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