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Paris vs Edinburgh, Scotland Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Edinburgh, Scotland, Uk is approximately 888 km or 552 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Edinburgh, Scotland bearing 151.7° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 156.3° or SSE .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Both are in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 3.2 °C (5.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.2 °C (9.4°F) more in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 49 mm (1.9 in) less which is equivalent to 49 l/m² (1.2 US gal/ft²) or 490,000 l/ha (52,384 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • There are 456 more hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 1h 14' more per day or about 1 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.2° higher in Paris than in Edinburgh, Scotland.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.6°C (4.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

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 (+6) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +6 (+10) +6 (+11) +6 (+10) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +0 (+0) +3 (+6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+1) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +5 (+8) +4 (+8) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +4 (+8) +4 (+8) +5 (+8) +4 (+7) +4 (+6) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +3 (+5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -1 (0) +4 (+0) -16 (-1) +1 (+0) +6 (+0) +3 (+0) +2 (+0) -1 (0) -12 (0) -15 (-1) -12 (0) -8 (0) -49 (-2)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -4) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -6) -3 ( -10) -5 ( -16) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -10) -4 ( -13) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6)   -29 ( -8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 09' +0h 12' +1h 32' +1h 38' +1h 36' +1h 50' +2h 32' +2h 27' +1h 46' +0h 58' +0h 06' +0h 03'   +1h 14'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 09' +0h 39' +0h 06' -0h 26' -0h 59' -1h 20' -1h 10' -0h 39' -0h 05' +0h 27' +1h 00' +1h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +7.1 +7.1 +7.2 +7.2 +7.2 +7.2 +7.2 +7.2 +7.2 +7.2 +7.1 +7.2   +7.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +5 +1 -6 -6 -7 -6 -8 -8 -2 +2 +6 +5   -2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +1.1 (+2) +0.8 (+1) +1.7 (+3) +2.5 (+5) +3.5 (+6) +3.5 (+6) +3.7 (+7) +2.9 (+5) +3.7 (+7) +2.8 (+5) +3.1 (+6) +1.4 (+3) +2.6 (+5)

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