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Pyongyang vs Copenhagen Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Pyongyang, North Korea and Copenhagen, Denmark is approximately 7,748 km or 4,815 mi.
  • To reach Pyongyang in this distance one would set out from Copenhagen bearing 49.6° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Pyongyang bearing 146.5° or SSE .
  • Pyongyang has a hot summer continental climate with dry winters (Dwa) whereas Copenhagen has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Both are in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 1 °C (1.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.2 °C (25.6°F) more in Pyongyang. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 400.4 mm (15.8 in) more which is equivalent to 400.4 l/m² (9.83 US gal/ft²) or 4,004,000 l/ha (428,054 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/3 as much.
  • There are 1084 more hours of sunlight per year in Pyongyang. In whichever way circa 2h 59' more per day or about 1 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.6° higher in Pyongyang than in Copenhagen.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.2°C (0.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -1 (-2) 2 (+4) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) 2 (+4) -4 (-7) +4 (+6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -4 (-8) 0 (0) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +5 (+8) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +5 (+8) +3 (+5) -1 (-2) -7 (-13) +1 (+2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -7 (-13) -2 (-4) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +3 (+5) -1 (-2) -4 (-7) -11 (-20) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -35 (-1) -27 (-1) -4 (0) +15 (+1) +23 (+1) +44 (+2) +211 (+8) +182 (+7) +47 (+2) -17 (-1) -11 (0) -28 (-1) +400 (+16)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -14 ( -45) -10 ( -35) -8 ( -26) -8 ( -27) -4 ( -13) -6 ( -20) -2 ( -6) -4 ( -13) -8 ( -27) -10 ( -32) -9 ( -30) -13 ( -42)   -96 ( -26)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +5h 19' +5h 22' +3h 52' +2h 58' +0h 40' +0h 32' -0h 56' +0h 11' +2h 36' +5h 01' +4h 56' +5h 13'   +2h 59'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 08' +1h 15' +0h 13' -0h 50' -1h 51' -2h 27' -2h 10' -1h 15' -0h 11' +0h 52' +1h 52' +2h 27'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +16.5 +16.5 +16.5 +16.6 +16.6 +16.6 +16.7 +16.7 +16.7 +16.7 +16.6 +16.6   +16.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -13 -15 -17 -13 -2 +3 +9 +6 -3 -10 -14 -14   -6.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -9.5 (-17) -6.5 (-12) -2.8 (-5) +0 (+0) +3.4 (+6) +5.1 (+9) +7.8 (+14) +8.4 (+15) +4 (+7) +0.6 (+1) -3.5 (-6) -9 (-16) -0.2 (0)

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