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Paris vs Akureyri Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Akureyri, Iceland is approximately 2,219 km or 1,379 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Akureyri bearing 137.7° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 155.1° or SSE .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Akureyri has a dry-summer maritime subalpine climate (Csc).
  • Paris is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Akureyri is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome.
  • The mean temperature is 8.4 °C (15.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.8 °C (6.8°F) more in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 130.1 mm (5.1 in) more which is equivalent to 130.1 l/m² (3.19 US gal/ft²) or 1,301,000 l/ha (139,086 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/4 as much.
  • There are 867 more hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 2h 22' more per day or about 1 8/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.8° higher in Paris than in Akureyri.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.5°C (13.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +9 (+16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +6 (+10) +9 (+17) +9 (+17) +10 (+17) +9 (+16) +10 (+17) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +6 (+12) +8 (+15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +7 (+12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +1 (+0) +4 (+0) -8 (0) +13 (+1) +38 (+1) +26 (+1) +26 (+1) +30 (+1) +16 (+1) -8 (0) -3 (0) -3 (0) +130 (+5)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +3 (+10) +1 (+4) 0 ( 0) +2 (+7) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) +2 (+6) +1 (+3) -1 ( -3) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0)   +17 (+5)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 40' +1h 44' +2h 34' +2h 56' +2h 11' +2h 30' +2h 48' +3h 19' +3h 22' +2h 17' +1h 34' +1h 29'   +2h 22'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 20' +2h 10' +0h 22' -1h 26' -3h 31' -5h 31' -4h 27' -2h 11' -0h 18' +1h 29' +3h 35' +5h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +16.7 +16.7 +16.8 +16.8 +16.8 +16.8 +16.9 +16.8 +16.9 +16.9 +16.7 +16.5   +16.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +7.2 +2.2 -7.4 -10.8 -7.9 -6.1 -8.6 -7.3 -1.6 +1.4 +6.1 +6.2   -2.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +6.5 (+12) +5.4 (+10) +7.4 (+13) +6.8 (+12) +7.6 (+14) +7.3 (+13) +7.5 (+14) +7.2 (+13) +9.7 (+17) +9.1 (+16) +8.5 (+15) +6.9 (+12) +7.5 (+14)

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