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Warsaw vs Athens Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Warsaw, Poland and Athens, Greece is approximately 1,589 km or 988 mi.
  • To reach Warsaw in this distance one would set out from Athens bearing 353.2° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Warsaw bearing 351.2° or N .
  • Warsaw has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Athens has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Warsaw is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Athens is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The average temperature is 9.8 °C (17.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.6 °C (6.5°F) more in Warsaw. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 138.8 mm (5.5 in) more which is equivalent to 138.8 l/m² (3.41 US gal/ft²) or 1,388,000 l/ha (148,386 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/8 as much.
  • There are 1080 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Warsaw. In whichever way circa 2h 57' less per day or about 3/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.1° lower in Warsaw than in Athens.
  • Relative humidity levels are 16% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.9°C (10.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-24) -13 (-23) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -9 (-17) -9 (-17) -11 (-19) -10 (-19) -13 (-23) -13 (-24) -10 (-19)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -9 (-17) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -10 (-18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -9 (-15) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -10 (-19) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -10 (-18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -23 (-1) -27 (-1) -17 (-1) +5 (+0) +41 (+2) +61 (+2) +65 (+3) +57 (+2) +31 (+1) -11 (0) -10 (0) -35 (-1) +139 (+5)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) +3 (+11) 0 ( 0) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) +9 (+30) +14 (+45) +10 (+32) +8 (+27) +4 (+13) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3)   +55 (+15)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 11' -3h 13' -2h 03' -2h 22' -0h 48' -2h 36' -4h 50' -4h 36' -4h 10' -2h 54' -3h 10' -2h 34'   -2h 57'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 36' -0h 57' -0h 10' +0h 39' +1h 24' +1h 50' +1h 38' +0h 57' +0h 08' -0h 40' -1h 25' -1h 50'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (░) -14.1 -14.1 -14.2 -14.1 -14.1 -14.1 -14.1 -14.2 -14.1 -14.1 -14.1 -14.1   -14.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +14 +14 +9 +11 +10 +17 +26 +25 +21 +16 +13 +15   +15.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ░C & (░F) -9.6 (-17) -8.8 (-16) -7.5 (-14) -5.1 (-9) -4 (-7) -3.1 (-6) -1.8 (-3) -2.4 (-4) -4.8 (-9) -6.5 (-12) -8.5 (-15) -8.8 (-16) -5.9 (-11)

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