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Luang Prabang vs Orkney Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Luang Prabang, Laos and Orkney Islands, Uk is approximately 8,948 km or 5,560 mi.
  • To reach Luang Prabang in this distance one would set out from Orkney Islands bearing 67.1° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Luang Prabang bearing 149.7° or SSE .
  • Luang Prabang has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The average annual temperature is 16.3 °C (29.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.1 °C (0.2°F) more in Luang Prabang. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 494.9 mm (19.5 in) more which is equivalent to 494.9 l/m² (12.15 US gal/ft²) or 4,949,000 l/ha (529,081 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/2 as much.
  • There are 679 more hours of sunlight per year in Luang Prabang. In whichever way circa 1h 52' more per day or about 1 4/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 38.1° higher in Luang Prabang than in Orkney Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.2°C (29.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+39) +25 (+45) +26 (+47) +25 (+46) +22 (+39) +18 (+33) +16 (+28) +16 (+28) +18 (+32) +20 (+36) +21 (+37) +19 (+35) +21 (+37)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +18 (+32) +19 (+35) +20 (+37) +19 (+34) +17 (+30) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +15 (+27) +16 (+28) +15 (+28) +14 (+24) +16 (+29)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +13 (+24) +15 (+27) +17 (+31) +18 (+32) +17 (+30) +14 (+25) +14 (+24) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +11 (+21) +14 (+26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -90 (-4) -60 (-2) -35 (-1) +57 (+2) +101 (+4) +212 (+8) +157 (+6) +214 (+8) +95 (+4) +13 (+1) -67 (-3) -102 (-4) +495 (+19)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -19 ( -61) -15 ( -53) -10 ( -32) -5 ( -17) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +5 (+16) -3 ( -10) -13 ( -42) -17 ( -57) -20 ( -65)   -88 ( -24)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 54' +3h 49' +2h 48' -0h 00' -0h 27' -0h 40' -0h 21' -0h 09' +2h 12' +4h 27' +3h 40' +3h 11'   +1h 52'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 12' +2h 28' +0h 26' -1h 40' -3h 39' -4h 49' -4h 16' -2h 28' -0h 22' +1h 44' +3h 42' +4h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +38.9 +38.8 +38.8 +38.9 +37.8 +31.9 +36.9 +39.1 +39.1 +38.9 +39 +39   +38.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -3 -5 -6 +1 +3 +8 +8 +7 +6 +2 -2 -1   +1.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +14.3 (+26) +16.2 (+29) +17.7 (+32) +19.9 (+36) +18.7 (+34) +17.7 (+32) +15.2 (+27) +14.7 (+26) +15.7 (+28) +15.9 (+29) +14.8 (+27) +13.1 (+24) +16.2 (+29)

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