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Midway Island vs Heraklion, Crete Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Midway Island, Hawaii and Heraklion, Crete, Greece is approximately 12,563 km or 7,807 mi.
  • To reach Midway Island in this distance one would set out from Heraklion, Crete bearing 21.5° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Midway Island bearing 160.1° or SSE .
  • Midway Island has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Heraklion, Crete has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • The average annual temperature is 3.3 °C (5.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.1 °C (11°F) less in Midway Island. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 603.4 mm (23.8 in) more which is equivalent to 603.4 l/m² (14.81 US gal/ft²) or 6,034,000 l/ha (645,075 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.1° higher in Midway Island than in Heraklion, Crete.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Midway Island relative to Heraklion, Crete. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Heraklion, Crete vs Midway Island.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+12) +7 (+12) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) 1 (+1) 0 (+1) +2 (+3) +4 (+6) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +4 (+7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +5 (+10) +3 (+6) +2 (+3) 0 (-1) -1 (-2) +0 (+0) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +5 (+10) +5 (+9) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +0 (+1) +0 (+1) +3 (+5) +4 (+6) +5 (+8) +5 (+9) +4 (+7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +16 (+1) +17 (+1) +50 (+2) +100 (+4) +76 (+3) +83 (+3) +78 (+3) +88 (+3) +108 (+4) +63 (+2) -16 (-1) -58 (-2) +603 (+24)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +2 (+6) +7 (+25) +3 (+10) +5 (+17) +6 (+19) +9 (+30) +14.5 (+47) +13.5 (+44) +13 (+43) +6 (+19) +1 (+3) +4 (+13)   +84 (+23)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 31' +0h 19' +0h 03' -0h 13' -0h 27' -0h 34' -0h 31' -0h 19' -0h 03' +0h 13' +0h 27' +0h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +7.2 +7.3 +7.4 +7.3 +7.2 +7.1 +7 +6.9 +6.9 +6.9 +6.9 +7.1   +7.1

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