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Lord Howe Island vs Heraklion, Crete Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lord Howe Island, Australia and Heraklion, Crete, Greece is approximately 15,755 km or 9,790 mi.
  • To reach Lord Howe Island in this distance one would set out from Heraklion, Crete bearing 97.9° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Lord Howe Island bearing 108.5° or ESE .
  • Lord Howe Island has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Heraklion, Crete has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • The mean annual temperature is 0.7 °C (1.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7 °C (12.6°F) less in Lord Howe Island. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 998 mm (39.3 in) more which is equivalent to 998 l/m² (24.49 US gal/ft²) or 9,980,000 l/ha (1,066,928 US gal/ac) more. About 3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3° higher in Lord Howe Island than in Heraklion, Crete.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+17) +10 (+17) +8 (+14) +3 (+5) -3 (-5) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -3 (-5) +2 (+3) +7 (+12) +0 (0)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +11 (+19) +9 (+16) +5 (+8) -1 (-2) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -7 (-12) -2 (-3) +3 (+5) +8 (+14) +1 (+1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+19) +12 (+21) +11 (+19) +7 (+13) +2 (+4) -4 (-7) -8 (-14) -9 (-15) -5 (-10) -1 (-2) +4 (+7) +9 (+16) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) 0 (0) +30 (+1) +59 (+2) +89 (+4) +140 (+6) +158 (+6) +155 (+6) +140 (+6) +104 (+4) +36 (+1) +61 (+2) +27 (+1) +998 (+39)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 54' +2h 25' +0h 26' -1h 40' -3h 27' -4h 21' -3h 57' -2h 25' -0h 23' +1h 44' +3h 30' +4h 21'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +43.3 +24.8 +3.4 -19.9 -36.6 -43.1 -37.1 -20.4 +2.3 +25 +43.2 +50.6   +3

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