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Rodrigues vs Santa Cruz, Tenerife Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Rodrigues, Mauritius and Santa Cruz, Tenerife, Canary Islands is approximately 10,084 km or 6,266 mi.
  • To reach Rodrigues in this distance one would set out from Santa Cruz, Tenerife bearing 112.1° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Rodrigues bearing 120.1° or ESE .
  • Rodrigues has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Santa Cruz, Tenerife has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • The average temperature is 3.1 °C (5.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.1 °C (3.8°F) less in Rodrigues. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 883.7 mm (34.8 in) more which is equivalent to 883.7 l/m² (21.69 US gal/ft²) or 8,837,000 l/ha (944,734 US gal/ac) more. About 4 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.9° higher in Rodrigues than in Santa Cruz, Tenerife.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.5°C (11.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +8 (+15) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +3 (+6) +0 (-1) -3 (-6) -5 (-8) -3 (-5) 0 (+0) +3 (+6) +7 (+13) +3 (+5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+15) +9 (+15) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +4 (+7) +1 (+1) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) 0 (0) +3 (+6) +7 (+12) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+17) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +5 (+8) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) +1 (+2) +4 (+8) +7 (+12) +4 (+7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +95 (+4) +134 (+5) +126 (+5) +114 (+4) +83 (+3) +72 (+3) +85 (+3) +61 (+2) +32 (+1) +20 (+1) +25 (+1) +38 (+2) +884 (+35)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 38' +1h 38' +0h 18' -1h 08' -2h 20' -2h 56' -2h 40' -1h 38' -0h 15' +1h 10' +2h 22' +2h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +45.7 +29.3 +8.2 -15 -31.6 -38.1 -32 -15.4 +7.5 +29.7 +45.2 +48.1   +6.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +15 +18 +18 +20 +15 +16 +20 +17 +12 +11 +10 +14   +15.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +11.3 (+20) +12.1 (+22) +11.6 (+21) +10.8 (+19) +7 (+13) +4.4 (+8) +2.4 (+4) +0.6 (+1) +0.5 (+1) +2.5 (+5) +5.4 (+10) +9.5 (+17) +6.5 (+12)

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