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Cork vs Damascus Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cork, Ireland and Damascus, Syria is approximately 4,126 km or 2,564 mi.
  • To reach Cork in this distance one would set out from Damascus bearing 313.7° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Cork bearing 281.9° or WNW .
  • Cork has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Damascus has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Cork is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Damascus is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The average temperature is 7.1 °C (12.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.4 °C (16.9°F) less in Cork. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 844.8 mm (33.3 in) more which is equivalent to 844.8 l/m² (20.73 US gal/ft²) or 8,448,000 l/ha (903,147 US gal/ac) more. About 5 1/6 as much.
  • There are 2217 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Cork. In whichever way circa 6h 03' less per day or about 2/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.5° lower in Cork than in Damascus.
  • Relative humidity levels are 34.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.5°C (2.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -10 (-18) -13 (-23) -14 (-26) -16 (-28) -16 (-28) -14 (-26) -13 (-23) -9 (-16) -5 (-9) -10 (-19)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -4 (-8) -7 (-13) -10 (-17) -11 (-19) -11 (-20) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) -7 (-13)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) 0 (-1) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -5 (-10) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -4 (-7) -1 (-1) -4 (-7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +75 (+3) +45 (+2) +67 (+3) +43 (+2) +65 (+3) +57 (+2) +70 (+3) +71 (+3) +94 (+4) +88 (+3) +88 (+3) +82 (+3) +845 (+33)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +6 (+19) +4 (+14) +6 (+19) +7 (+23) +8 (+26) +10 (+33) +11 (+35) +11 (+35) +12 (+40) +10 (+32) +8 (+27) +8 (+26)   +101 (+28)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 52' -4h 33' -5h 25' -5h 04' -5h 44' -6h 58' -8h 30' -8h 00' -7h 28' -6h 32' -6h 04' -4h 30'   -6h 03'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 56' -1h 09' -0h 12' +0h 47' +1h 41' +2h 12' +1h 58' +1h 09' +0h 10' -0h 49' -1h 43' -2h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -18.4 -18.4 -18.4 -18.5 -18.5 -18.5 -18.5 -18.6 -18.5 -18.4 -18.5 -18.5   -18.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +17 +24 +31 +35 +39 +43 +44 +45 +44 +46 +30 +17   +34.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +1.5 (+3) +2 (+4) +2.2 (+4) +1.2 (+2) +1.2 (+2) +1.9 (+3) +2 (+4) +2.1 (+4) +1.2 (+2) +1.9 (+3) -0.1 (0) +0.5 (+1) +1.5 (+3)

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