Vs > Madrid
France flag

Paris vs Madrid Climate & Distance Between

Spain flag
  • The distance between Paris, France and Madrid, Spain is approximately 1,038 km or 645 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Madrid bearing 24.6° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 28.8° or NNE .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Madrid has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Paris is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Madrid is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 2.3 °C (4.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.3 °C (4.1°F) less in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 207.1 mm (8.2 in) more which is equivalent to 207.1 l/m² (5.08 US gal/ft²) or 2,071,000 l/ha (221,404 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/2 as much.
  • There are 1070 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 2h 55' less per day or about 5/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.3° lower in Paris than in Madrid.
  • Relative humidity levels are 16.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.5°C (2.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -5 (-8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -4 (-8) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -1 (-3) -1 (-3) -2 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) 0 (0) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +1 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +14 (+1) +1 (+0) +5 (+0) -3 (0) +18 (+1) +28 (+1) +50 (+2) +55 (+2) +27 (+1) +12 (+0) -8 (0) +6 (+0) +207 (+8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +10 (+32) +8 (+28) +2 (+6) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) +6 (+20) +10 (+32) +10 (+32) +7 (+23) +5 (+16) +6 (+20) +7 (+23)   +78 (+21)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 09' -3h 28' -1h 50' -2h 04' -1h 56' -3h 02' -4h 42' -4h 17' -2h 36' -2h 30' -2h 42' -2h 50'   -2h 55'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 55' -0h 32' -0h 05' +0h 22' +0h 48' +1h 02' +0h 55' +0h 32' +0h 05' -0h 23' -0h 48' -1h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -8.4 -8.4 -8.3 -8.4 -8.4 -8.4 -8.3 -8.4 -8.3 -8.3 -8.3 -8.3   -8.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +12 +15 +10 +11 +12 +18 +28 +28 +22 +16 +14 +10   +16.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +0.1 (+0) -0.2 (0) +0.7 (+1) +1.9 (+3) +2.4 (+4) +2.3 (+4) +3.8 (+7) +3 (+5) +1.5 (+3) +0.7 (+1) +1.1 (+2) +0.3 (+1) +1.5 (+3)

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to help people find them:

Paris vs Madrid Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Paris

Climate Guides for Locations near Madrid


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -