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Pyongyang vs Upernavik Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Pyongyang, North Korea and Upernavik, Greenland is approximately 7,580 km or 4,711 mi.
  • To reach Pyongyang in this distance one would set out from Upernavik bearing 358.4° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Pyongyang bearing 180.6° or S .
  • Pyongyang has a hot summer continental climate with dry winters (Dwa) whereas Upernavik has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The mean temperature is 16.1 °C (29°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.7 °C (12.1°F) more in Pyongyang. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 753.4 mm (29.7 in) more which is equivalent to 753.4 l/m² (18.49 US gal/ft²) or 7,534,000 l/ha (805,435 US gal/ac) more. About 4 as much.
  • There are 1261 more hours of sunlight per year in Pyongyang. In whichever way circa 3h 28' more per day or about 1 8/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 33.7° higher in Pyongyang than in Upernavik.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 13.9°C (24.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +17 (+31) +22 (+40) +24 (+43) +21 (+38) +21 (+38) +19 (+34) +20 (+36) +21 (+38) +20 (+36) +14 (+25) +10 (+18) +18 (+33)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +15 (+27) +21 (+39) +22 (+40) +19 (+33) +18 (+33) +18 (+33) +18 (+33) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +12 (+21) +9 (+16) +16 (+29)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +13 (+23) +21 (+38) +21 (+38) +16 (+29) +16 (+29) +18 (+32) +18 (+32) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +6 (+11) +14 (+26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +3 (+0) +3 (+0) +20 (+1) +41 (+2) +52 (+2) +77 (+3) +256 (+10) +217 (+9) +73 (+3) +11 (+0) +2 (+0) -1 (0) +753 (+30)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -4 ( -14) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -7) +1 (+3) +3 (+10) +7 (+23) +5 (+16) -1 ( -3) -5 ( -16) -3 ( -10) -5 ( -16)   -11 ( -3)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +6h 29' +6h 41' +4h 15' +1h 12' +1h 01' +1h 12' -1h 58' -0h 01' +4h 22' +6h 36' +6h 00' +5h 50'   +3h 28'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +9h 35' +5h 41' +0h 50' -3h 24' -9h 03' -9h 18' -9h 33' -5h 47' -0h 43' +3h 33' +9h 12' +9h 18'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +33.5 +33.4 +33.5 +33.6 +33.6 +33.7 +33.8 +33.9 +33.9 +33.7 +33.7 +33.8   +33.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3 -4 -8 -16 -23 -17 -7 -7 -11 -14 -11 -1   -9.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +8.9 (+16) +14.1 (+25) +19.3 (+35) +18.2 (+33) +13.6 (+24) +14.5 (+26) +16.5 (+30) +16.7 (+30) +14.7 (+26) +12 (+22) +9.5 (+17) +8.3 (+15) +13.9 (+25)

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