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Cork vs Belfast, Northern Ireland Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cork, Ireland and Belfast, Northern Ireland, Uk is approximately 341 km or 212 mi.
  • To reach Cork in this distance one would set out from Belfast, Northern Ireland bearing 207.2° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Cork bearing 205.3° or SSW .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Both are in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 1.2 °C (2.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0 °C (0°F) more in Cork. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 202 mm (8 in) more which is equivalent to 202 l/m² (4.96 US gal/ft²) or 2,020,000 l/ha (215,951 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/4 as much.
  • There are 132 more hours of sunlight per year in Cork. In whichever way circa 0h 21' more per day or about 1 1/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.7° higher in Cork than in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.9°C (1.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Cork relative to Belfast, Northern Ireland. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Belfast, Northern Ireland vs Cork.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) +1 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +39 (+2) +27 (+1) +44 (+2) +9 (+0) +19 (+1) -11 (0) -24 (-1) -6 (0) +14 (+1) +16 (+1) +43 (+2) +32 (+1) +202 (+8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -6 ( -21) -4 ( -13) -5 ( -17) -4 ( -13) -6 ( -20) -8 ( -26) -6 ( -19) -6 ( -20) -7 ( -23) -5 ( -17) -5 ( -16)   -67 ( -18)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 25' +0h 12' -0h 03' +0h 04' -0h 01' +0h 18' +0h 52' +0h 44' +0h 36' +0h 23' +0h 24' +0h 25'   +0h 21'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 27' +0h 15' +0h 02' -0h 10' -0h 23' -0h 31' -0h 28' -0h 15' -0h 02' +0h 10' +0h 24' +0h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +2.8 +2.8 +2.7 +2.7 +2.7 +2.7 +2.7 +2.7 +2.7 +2.8 +2.7 +2.7   +2.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -2 +0 +2 -2 -3 -3 -4 -2 -4 +1 +0 -3   -1.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +1.1 (+2) +1.5 (+3) +1.8 (+3) +0.6 (+1) +0.4 (+1) +0.4 (+1) +0.8 (+1) +1.1 (+2) +0.8 (+1) +0.6 (+1) +1 (+2) +0.5 (+1) +0.9 (+2)

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