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Changchun, China
538.7 kms (334.8 miles) N
Shenyang, China
356.3 kms (221.4 miles) NNW
Sineiju, South Korea
168.7 kms (104.8 miles) NW
Haeju, South Korea
111.4 kms (69.2 miles) S
Yanji, China
528.2 kms (328.2 miles) NE
Chunggang, South Korea
319.6 kms (198.6 miles) NNE
Hyesan, South Korea
331.9 kms (206.3 miles) NE
Kimchaek, South Korea
343.6 kms (213.5 miles) ENE
Wonsan, South Korea
143.3 kms (89.1 miles) E
Chunchon, North Korea
211.4 kms (131.4 miles) SE
Kangnung, North Korea
306 kms (190.2 miles) ESE
Seoul, South Korea
192.5 kms (119.6 miles) SSE
Ullungdo Island, North Korea
478.7 kms (297.5 miles) ESE
Inchon, North Korea
187.9 kms (116.8 miles) SSE
Taejon, North Korea
327.3 kms (203.4 miles) SSE
Chupungnyong, North Korea
368.4 kms (228.9 miles) SSE
Pohang, North Korea
460.3 kms (286 miles) SE
Busan, South Korea
523.3 kms (325.2 miles) SE
Mokp'O, North Korea
471.8 kms (293.2 miles) S
Yosu/ Yeosu, North Korea
508.2 kms (315.8 miles) SSE
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Pyongyang Climate & Temperature

  • Pyongyang, North Korea is at 391'N, 12546'E, 36 m (118 ft). See map.
  • Pyongyang has a humid continental climate with severe, dry winters, hot summers and strong seasonality (Kppen-Geiger classification: Dwa).
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Pyongyang is situated in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
Pyongyang Climate Graph
  • The annual mean temperature is 9.5 degrees Celsius (49.2 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 32.2 °C (58°F). This indicates that the continentality type is continental, subtype truly continental.
  • In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach -0.7°C (30.8°F) on average falling to -11°C (12.2°F) overnight.
  • In spring time temperatures climb reaching 15°C (59°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 3.7°C (38.6°F).
  • During summer average high temperatures are 28.3°C (83°F) and average low temperatures are 18.7°C (65.6°F).
  • Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 17.7°C (63.8°F) during the day and lows of 6.3°C (43.4°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 1000.4 mm (39.4 inches) which is equivalent to 1000.4 Litres/m (24.54 Gallons/ft).
  • On average there are 2687 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Pyongyang you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Mar Del Plata, Argentina where you would find a Marine west coast climate (Warm temperate dry forest biome).

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (27) 1 (34) 7 (45) 16 (61) 22 (72) 27 (81) 29 (84) 29 (84) 25 (77) 19 (66) 9 (48) 0 (32) 15 (59)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (18) -4 (24) 2 (35) 10 (50) 16 (61) 21 (69) 24 (76) 24 (76) 19 (66) 12 (53) 4 (39) -4 (24) 10 (49)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (9) -10 (14) -3 (27) 4 (39) 10 (50) 15 (59) 20 (68) 21 (70) 14 (57) 6 (43) -1 (30) -10 (14) 4 (40)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 14 (1) 13 (0) 28 (1) 53 (2) 63 (2) 91 (4) 282 (11) 248 (10) 109 (4) 42 (2) 37 (1) 21 (1) 1000 (39)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 3 (10) 3 (11) 4 (13) 5 (17) 7 (23) 7 (23) 12 (39) 10 (32) 7 (23) 6 (19) 7 (23) 4 (13)   75 (20)
Average Sunlight Hours/ Day 6h 29' 7h 19' 7h 40' 8h 20' 8h 34' 8h 42' 6h 46' 6h 52' 7h 50' 7h 50' 6h 04' 5h 50'   7h 21'
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 9h 45' 10h 40' 11h 53' 13h 11' 14h 17' 14h 50' 14h 35' 13h 39' 12h 23' 11h 05' 10h 00' 9h 27'   12h 00'
Percentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 68 (32) 70 (30) 65 (35) 64 (36) 61 (39) 59 (41) 47 (53) 51 (49) 64 (36) 72 (28) 62 (38) 63 (37)   61 (39)
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (). 31 40.3 51.1 62.8 71.1 74.4 71.4 63.1 51.7 40.2 31 27.6   51.3

Changchun, China
538.7 kms (334.8 miles) N
Shenyang, China
356.3 kms (221.4 miles) NNW
Sineiju, South Korea
168.7 kms (104.8 miles) NW
Haeju, South Korea
111.4 kms (69.2 miles) S
Yanji, China
528.2 kms (328.2 miles) NE
Chunggang, South Korea
319.6 kms (198.6 miles) NNE
Hyesan, South Korea
331.9 kms (206.3 miles) NE
Kimchaek, South Korea
343.6 kms (213.5 miles) ENE
Wonsan, South Korea
143.3 kms (89.1 miles) E
Chunchon, North Korea
211.4 kms (131.4 miles) SE
Kangnung, North Korea
306 kms (190.2 miles) ESE
Seoul, South Korea
192.5 kms (119.6 miles) SSE
Ullungdo Island, North Korea
478.7 kms (297.5 miles) ESE
Inchon, North Korea
187.9 kms (116.8 miles) SSE
Taejon, North Korea
327.3 kms (203.4 miles) SSE
Chupungnyong, North Korea
368.4 kms (228.9 miles) SSE
Pohang, North Korea
460.3 kms (286 miles) SE
Busan, South Korea
523.3 kms (325.2 miles) SE
Mokp'O, North Korea
471.8 kms (293.2 miles) S
Yosu/ Yeosu, North Korea
508.2 kms (315.8 miles) SSE

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