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Palermo, Sicily vs Orkney Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Palermo, Sicily, Italy and Orkney Islands, Uk is approximately 2,590 km or 1,610 mi.
  • To reach Palermo, Sicily in this distance one would set out from Orkney Islands bearing 146.3° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Palermo, Sicily bearing 158.6° or SSE .
  • Palermo, Sicily has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The mean annual temperature is 9.8 °C (17.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6 °C (10.8°F) more in Palermo, Sicily. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 208 mm (8.2 in) less which is equivalent to 208 l/m² (5.1 US gal/ft²) or 2,080,000 l/ha (222,366 US gal/ac) less. About 7/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 20.8° higher in Palermo, Sicily than in Orkney Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7°C (12.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +9 (+16) +12 (+21)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +8 (+14) +10 (+17) +10 (+18) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +11 (+19) +8 (+14) +10 (+18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +8 (+14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -6 (0) +5 (+0) +5 (+0) +15 (+1) -12 (0) -30 (-1) -63 (-2) -61 (-2) -41 (-2) -15 (-1) -8 (0) +3 (+0) -208 (-8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -6 ( -19) -3 ( -11) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -7) -4 ( -13) -6 ( -20) -11 ( -35) -12 ( -39) -9 ( -30) -7 ( -23) -7 ( -23) -6 ( -19)   -75 ( -20)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 56' +1h 41' +0h 17' -1h 08' -2h 31' -3h 23' -2h 59' -1h 41' -0h 15' +1h 11' +2h 34' +3h 24'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +20.8 +20.7 +20.8 +20.8 +20.8 +20.8 +20.8 +20.8 +20.8 +20.7 +20.8 +20.8   +20.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -10 -10 -12 -7 -11 -12 -16 -19 -14 -13 -13 -10   -12.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +4.1 (+7) +4.5 (+8) +5.4 (+10) +7.7 (+14) +7.3 (+13) +9 (+16) +8.1 (+15) +7.5 (+14) +8.6 (+15) +8.2 (+15) +7.8 (+14) +5.5 (+10) +7 (+13)

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