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Valparaiso vs Heraklion, Crete Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Valparaiso, Chile and Heraklion, Crete, Greece is approximately 12,559 km or 7,804 mi.
  • To reach Valparaiso in this distance one would set out from Heraklion, Crete bearing 244.9° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Valparaiso bearing 241.7° or WSW .
  • Valparaiso is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Heraklion, Crete is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 4.7 °C (8.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.5 °C (15.3°F) less in Valparaiso. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 128.1 mm (5 in) less which is equivalent to 128.1 l/m² (3.14 US gal/ft²) or 1,281,000 l/ha (136,947 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • There are 796 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Valparaiso. In whichever way circa 2h 08' less per day or about 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.6° higher in Valparaiso than in Heraklion, Crete.
  • Relative humidity levels are 18.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.6°C (1.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +4 (+8) -1 (-2) -7 (-12) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -8 (-15) -5 (-9) 0 (0) +5 (+9) -3 (-5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +5 (+8) +2 (+4) -2 (-4) -7 (-13) -12 (-22) -15 (-26) -14 (-26) -11 (-21) -7 (-12) -2 (-3) +2 (+4) -5 (-8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) -1 (-2) -5 (-9) -10 (-18) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -9 (-17) -7 (-12) -2 (-4) +1 (+2) -4 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -91 (-4) -77 (-3) -54 (-2) -17 (-1) +39 (+2) +80 (+3) +110 (+4) +59 (+2) +7 (+0) -58 (-2) -51 (-2) -76 (-3) -128 (-5)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -11 ( -35) -7 ( -25) -7 ( -23) -1 ( -3) +5 (+16) +8 (+27) +7.5 (+24) +7.5 (+24) +4 (+13) -1 ( -3) -8 ( -27) -12 ( -39)   -15 ( -4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +5h 32' +4h 06' +0h 40' -2h 20' -6h 36' -8h 58' -9h 32' -8h 07' -4h 58' -1h 17' +1h 24' +4h 19'   -2h 08'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 00' +2h 29' +0h 27' -1h 43' -3h 33' -4h 28' -4h 04' -2h 29' -0h 23' +1h 46' +3h 35' +4h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +41.8 +23.1 +1.7 -21.6 -38.1 -44.5 -38.4 -21.7 +1.1 +23.8 +41.9 +49.1   +1.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +10.4 +13.5 +14.9 +21 +22.4 +27.3 +27.1 +25.8 +21.7 +16.1 +11.6 +10.5   +18.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +6.9 (+12) +7.1 (+13) +5 (+9) +2.1 (+4) -1.9 (-3) -5.8 (-10) -8.1 (-15) -8 (-14) -6.3 (-11) -3.1 (-6) +0.6 (+1) +4.5 (+8) -0.6 (-1)

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