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Heraklion, Crete vs Adana Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Heraklion, Crete, Greece and Adana, Turkey is approximately 926 km or 576 mi.
  • To reach Heraklion, Crete in this distance one would set out from Adana bearing 261.6° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Heraklion, Crete bearing 255.6° or WSW .
  • Both have a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Heraklion, Crete is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome whereas Adana is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 0.3 °C (0.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.2 °C (7.6°F) less in Heraklion, Crete. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 197.5 mm (7.8 in) less which is equivalent to 197.5 l/m (4.85 US gal/ft) or 1,975,000 l/ha (211,141 US gal/ac) less. About 5/7 as much.
  • There are 160 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Heraklion, Crete. In whichever way circa 0h 26' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.7° higher in Heraklion, Crete than in Adana.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.2°C (2.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+0) +-1 (-1) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) -5 (-8) -4 (-8) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -6 (-10) +-2 (-4) +0 (+1) -4 (-6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +1 (+3) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) 0 (0)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) 0 (-1) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +1 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -26 (-1) -14 (-1) -11 (0) -29 (-1) -31 (-1) -21 (-1) -9 (0) -8 (0) +6 (+0) +22 (+1) -16 (-1) -61 (-2) -198 (-8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +5 (+16) +1 (+4) +3 (+10) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3) +0.5 (+2) -0.5 ( -2) 0 ( 0) +2 (+6) +6 (+20) +6 (+19)   +22 (+6)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 32' -1h 24' -0h 23' +0h 02' +0h 19' +0h 04' +0h 32' +0h 13' -0h 20' -1h 36' -0h 36' -0h 36'   -0h 26'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 08' +0h 04' +0h 00' -0h 03' -0h 07' -0h 09' -0h 08' -0h 04' -0h 00' +0h 03' +0h 07' +0h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +1.7 +1.7 +1.6 +1.7 +1.7 +1.6 +1.6 +1.6 +1.6 +1.6 +1.7 +1.7   +1.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +7.6 +7.5 +10.1 +3 +1.6 -4.3 -3.1 -1.8 +6.3 +16.9 +17.4 +7.5   +5.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +3.9 (+7) +3.1 (+6) +2.4 (+4) -0.1 (0) -0.8 (-1) -2 (-4) -2.5 (-5) -2.4 (-4) -0.4 (-1) +3.2 (+6) +5.3 (+10) +4.1 (+7) +1.2 (+2)

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