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Pyongyang vs Ny-Alesund Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Pyongyang, North Korea and Ny-Alesund, Norway is approximately 6,239 km or 3,877 mi.
  • To reach Pyongyang in this distance one would set out from Ny-Alesund bearing 58.9° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Pyongyang bearing 167.8° or SSE .
  • Pyongyang has a hot summer continental climate with dry winters (Dwa) whereas Ny-Alesund has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Pyongyang is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Ny-Alesund is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 15.9 °C (28.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.3 °C (22.1°F) more in Pyongyang. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 630.4 mm (24.8 in) more which is equivalent to 630.4 l/m² (15.47 US gal/ft²) or 6,304,000 l/ha (673,939 US gal/ac) more. About 2 5/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 39.8° higher in Pyongyang than in Ny-Alesund.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.2°C (25.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +11 (+19) +17 (+30) +21 (+38) +20 (+36) +19 (+35) +20 (+35) +21 (+37) +19 (+34) +17 (+31) +13 (+24) +8 (+15) +16 (+29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -13 (-1) -24 (-1) -10 (0) +31 (+1) +46 (+2) +72 (+3) +253 (+10) +208 (+8) +63 (+2) +5 (+0) +5 (+0) -6 (0) +630 (+25)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +9h 35' +9h 39' +1h 34' -7h 02' -9h 52' -9h 18' -9h 33' -9h 29' -1h 20' +7h 14' +9h 50' +9h 18'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +39.8 +39.3 +39.6 +39.8 +39.8 +39.9 +39.9 +39.9 +39.9 +39.5 +39.8 +39.9   +39.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0 -8 -12 -14 -13 -12 -6 -5 -7 -4 +1 +2   -6.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +6.1 (+11) +9.4 (+17) +14 (+25) +17.3 (+31) +16.6 (+30) +16.2 (+29) +17.9 (+32) +19.1 (+34) +16.7 (+30) +15.5 (+28) +12.8 (+23) +8.3 (+15) +14.2 (+26)

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