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Freetown vs Horta, Faial Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Freetown, Sierra Leone and Horta, Faial, Azores is approximately 3,666 km or 2,278 mi.
  • To reach Freetown in this distance one would set out from Horta, Faial bearing 151.1° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Freetown bearing 157.5° or SSE .
  • Freetown has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Horta, Faial has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • The annual mean temperature is 10 °C (18.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6 °C (10.8°F) less in Freetown. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1970.3 mm (77.6 in) more which is equivalent to 1970.3 l/m² (48.36 US gal/ft²) or 19,703,000 l/ha (2,106,381 US gal/ac) more. About 3 as much.
  • There are 381 more hours of sunlight per year in Freetown. In whichever way circa 1h 03' more per day or about 1 1/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.4° higher in Freetown than in Horta, Faial.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.9°C (17.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Freetown relative to Horta, Faial. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Horta, Faial vs Freetown.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+24) +14 (+26) +15 (+26) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +9 (+16) +5 (+9) +3 (+6) +5 (+9) +9 (+15) +11 (+20) +13 (+23) +10 (+18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+24) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +14 (+24) +12 (+21) +9 (+16) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +8 (+15) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +10 (+18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+21) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +10 (+19) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +4 (+6) +5 (+8) +7 (+12) +9 (+17) +11 (+20) +9 (+16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -109 (-4) -94 (-4) -69 (-3) -18 (-1) +121 (+5) +274 (+11) +699 (+28) +737 (+29) +394 (+16) +166 (+7) -28 (-1) -104 (-4) +1970 (+78)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -19 ( -61) -16 ( -57) -18 ( -58) -10 ( -33) -2 ( -6) +9 (+30) +16 (+52) +13 (+42) +9 (+30) +3 (+10) -7 ( -23) -14 ( -45)   -36 ( -10)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 58' +4h 23' +4h 09' +2h 28' +0h 48' -1h 02' -4h 32' -5h 19' -2h 26' +1h 30' +3h 16' +4h 30'   +1h 03'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 55' +1h 11' +0h 13' -0h 49' -1h 41' -2h 08' -1h 56' -1h 11' -0h 11' +0h 50' +1h 43' +2h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +29.8 +29.7 +29.7 +23.3 +6.7 +0.3 +6.3 +23 +29.7 +29.6 +29.8 +29.9   +22.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -7 -8 -8 +0 +0 +4 +8 +6 +9 +5 +2 -3   +0.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +11.2 (+20) +11.9 (+21) +11.8 (+21) +13.2 (+24) +11.6 (+21) +9.4 (+17) +6.7 (+12) +4.8 (+9) +6.7 (+12) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +11.3 (+20) +9.9 (+18)

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