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Santa Elena vs Heraklion, Crete Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Santa Elena, Venezuela and Heraklion, Crete, Greece is approximately 9,377 km or 5,827 mi.
  • To reach Santa Elena in this distance one would set out from Heraklion, Crete bearing 271.6° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Santa Elena bearing 234.9° or SW .
  • Santa Elena has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Heraklion, Crete has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Santa Elena is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Heraklion, Crete is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 2.7 °C (4.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.6 °C (22.7°F) less in Santa Elena. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1193.4 mm (47 in) more which is equivalent to 1193.4 l/m² (29.29 US gal/ft²) or 11,934,000 l/ha (1,275,824 US gal/ac) more. About 3 3/8 as much.
  • There are 595 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Santa Elena. In whichever way circa 1h 36' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.8° higher in Santa Elena than in Heraklion, Crete.
  • Relative humidity levels are 19.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.7°C (12.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+24) +14 (+24) +12 (+22) +8 (+15) +4 (+8) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -1 (-3) 1 (+3) +6 (+10) +8 (+15) +11 (+20) +6 (+11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+17) +10 (+17) +9 (+15) +5 (+9) +1 (+3) -3 (-6) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -2 (-4) +2 (+3) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +3 (+5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) -2 (-3) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) -1 (-1) +3 (+5) +5 (+10) +2 (+3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -24 (-1) -20 (-1) +30 (+1) +135 (+5) +199 (+8) +251 (+10) +228 (+9) +185 (+7) +94 (+4) +53 (+2) +55 (+2) +8 (+0) +1193 (+47)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) +2 (+7) +2 (+6) +9 (+30) +20 (+65) +26 (+87) +25.5 (+82) +23.5 (+76) +14 (+47) +8 (+26) +5 (+17) +2 (+6)   +136 (+37)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 56' +2h 15' +0h 11' -2h 02' -5h 09' -6h 58' -7h 00' -5h 48' -1h 52' +1h 00' +1h 04' +2h 03'   -1h 36'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 51' +1h 09' +0h 12' -0h 47' -1h 38' -2h 04' -1h 53' -1h 09' -0h 10' +0h 49' +1h 40' +2h 04'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +30.6 +30.5 +30.5 +16 -0.6 -6.9 -0.9 +15.9 +30.3 +30.3 +30.5 +30.7   +19.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +11.4 +9.5 +9.9 +18 +24.4 +31.3 +31.1 +28.8 +22.7 +16.1 +15.6 +11.5   +19.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +11.4 (+21) +11.1 (+20) +10.3 (+19) +8.9 (+16) +6.7 (+12) +3.7 (+7) +1.6 (+3) +1.6 (+3) +2.8 (+5) +5 (+9) +8 (+14) +9.3 (+17) +6.7 (+12)

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