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Pyongyang vs Bissau Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Pyongyang, North Korea and Bissau, Guinea-Bissau is approximately 13,084 km or 8,130 mi.
  • To reach Pyongyang in this distance one would set out from Bissau bearing 33.2° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Pyongyang bearing 136.4° or SE .
  • Pyongyang has a hot summer continental climate with dry winters (Dwa) whereas Bissau has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The mean annual temperature is 16.9 °C (30.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 29.7 °C (53.5°F) more in Pyongyang. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 977.1 mm (38.5 in) less which is equivalent to 977.1 l/m² (23.98 US gal/ft²) or 9,771,000 l/ha (1,044,585 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 5 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Pyongyang. In whichever way circa 0h 01' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22° lower in Pyongyang than in Bissau.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11.7°C (21°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -35 (-63) -32 (-58) -27 (-49) -17 (-31) -11 (-20) -4 (-7) -1 (-2) 0 (0) -5 (-9) -12 (-22) -23 (-41) -31 (-56) -17 (-30)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -33 (-59) -30 (-55) -25 (-45) -17 (-31) -12 (-21) -6 (-12) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -8 (-14) -15 (-28) -23 (-42) -29 (-53) -17 (-30)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -31 (-56) -29 (-52) -23 (-41) -17 (-31) -12 (-22) -8 (-14) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -9 (-16) -17 (-31) -23 (-41) -29 (-52) -17 (-30)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +13 (+1) +12 (+0) +28 (+1) +52 (+2) +39 (+2) -76 (-3) -212 (-8) -369 (-15) -307 (-12) -157 (-6) -7 (0) +8 (+0) -977 (-38)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -4) +1 (+3) +4 (+13) +4 (+13) -7 ( -23) -12 ( -39) -18 ( -58) -17 ( -57) -12 ( -39) -1 ( -3) +2 (+6)   -58 ( -16)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 34' -1h 16' -2h 00' -1h 34' -0h 29' +1h 32' +1h 42' +3h 01' +2h 44' +1h 05' -1h 44' -1h 42'   -0h 01'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 47' -1h 06' -0h 12' +0h 45' +1h 35' +2h 00' +1h 49' +1h 06' +0h 10' -0h 47' -1h 36' -2h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -27.2 -27.1 -27.2 -26.9 -10.5 -4 -9.9 -26.1 -26.9 -26.8 -27 -27.1   -22
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +40 +34 +24 +17 +11 +5 +3 -1 -1 +4 +15 +33   +15.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -19.3 (-35) -18.3 (-33) -16.3 (-29) -11.3 (-20) -8 (-14) -4.9 (-9) -1.6 (-3) -1.8 (-3) -7.7 (-14) -13.9 (-25) -18.5 (-33) -18.6 (-33) -11.7 (-21)

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