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Paris vs Pyongyang Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Pyongyang, North Korea is approximately 8,776 km or 5,454 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Pyongyang bearing 326° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 221.3° or SW .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Pyongyang has a hot summer continental climate with dry winters (Dwa).
  • Both are in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 2 °C (3.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.7 °C (28.3°F) less in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 381.4 mm (15 in) less which is equivalent to 381.4 l/m² (9.36 US gal/ft²) or 3,814,000 l/ha (407,742 US gal/ac) less. About 5/8 as much.
  • There are 847 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 2h 19' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.8° lower in Paris than in Pyongyang.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.9°C (5.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +0 (0) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) +-3 (-5) +1 (+2) +7 (+13) +1 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +8 (+15) +6 (+11) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -4 (-8) -5 (-10) -2 (-4) +0 (+1) +4 (+7) +9 (+16) +2 (+4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +11 (+20) +7 (+13) +2 (+4) 0 (0) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -2 (-4) +2 (+4) +6 (+11) +12 (+22) +3 (+6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +42 (+2) +34 (+1) +7 (+0) -11 (0) -6 (0) -37 (-1) -223 (-9) -184 (-7) -54 (-2) +8 (+0) +14 (+1) +29 (+1) -381 (-15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +14 (+45) +11 (+39) +8 (+26) +8 (+27) +5 (+16) +5 (+17) 0 ( 0) +3 (+10) +6 (+20) +7 (+23) +8 (+27) +12 (+39)   +87 (+24)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 34' -4h 25' -2h 32' -1h 50' -1h 07' -0h 36' +1h 00' +0h 11' -1h 52' -3h 46' -4h 04' -4h 21'   -2h 19'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 02' -0h 37' -0h 06' +0h 25' +0h 54' +1h 11' +1h 03' +0h 37' +0h 05' -0h 26' -0h 55' -1h 11'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -9.7 -9.7 -9.6 -9.7 -9.7 -9.8 -9.8 -9.9 -9.9 -9.8 -9.8 -9.8   -9.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +15 +14 +9 +6 +3 -2 -10 -8 +3 +11 +16 +15   +6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +13.1 (+24) +10 (+18) +7.1 (+13) +2.4 (+4) -0.3 (-1) -3 (-5) -6.1 (-11) -6.9 (-12) -1.5 (-3) +2.5 (+5) +6.3 (+11) +10.6 (+19) +2.9 (+5)

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