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Cork vs Cardiff, Wales Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cork, Ireland and Cardiff, Wales, Uk is approximately 355 km or 221 mi.
  • To reach Cork in this distance one would set out from Cardiff, Wales bearing 281° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Cork bearing 277° or W .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Both are in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 0.6 °C (1.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.3 °C (2.3°F) less in Cork. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 87 mm (3.4 in) more which is equivalent to 87 l/m² (2.14 US gal/ft²) or 870,000 l/ha (93,009 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • There are 136 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Cork. In whichever way circa 0h 22' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.5° lower in Cork than in Cardiff, Wales.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.2°C (2.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (0) +0 (+0) 1 (+1) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) +0 (+1) 0 (0) +0 (+0) 0 (0) -1 (-1) +0 (+0) +1 (+1) +1 (+1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) +1 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) +0 (+0) +0 (+0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +28 (+1) +12 (+0) +18 (+1) +0 (+0) +7 (+0) -9 (0) -4 (0) -9 (0) +2 (+0) +3 (+0) +15 (+1) +24 (+1) +87 (+3)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -11) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -10) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -13) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -6)   -34 ( -9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 07' -0h 10' -0h 40' -0h 36' -0h 03' -0h 38' -0h 54' -0h 56' -0h 30' -0h 21' +0h 14' +0h 01'   -0h 22'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 04' -0h 02' -0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 03' +0h 05' +0h 04' +0h 02' +0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 03' -0h 05'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -0.5 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5   -0.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0 +1 +5 +7 +4 +6 +4 +5 +5 +5 +2 +0   +3.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +1.1 (+2) +2 (+4) +2.4 (+4) +2.2 (+4) +1.2 (+2) +1.6 (+3) +0.8 (+1) +1 (+2) +0.9 (+2) +0.2 (+0) +0.6 (+1) +0.6 (+1) +1.2 (+2)

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