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Warsaw vs Helsinki Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Warsaw, Poland and Helsinki, Finland is approximately 918 km or 570 mi.
  • To reach Warsaw in this distance one would set out from Helsinki bearing 195.8° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Warsaw bearing 192.8° or SSW .
  • Both have a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Warsaw is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Helsinki is in or near the boreal wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 3 °C (5.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.7 °C (4.9°F) less in Warsaw. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 173 mm (6.8 in) less which is equivalent to 173 l/m² (4.25 US gal/ft²) or 1,730,000 l/ha (184,948 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • There are 126 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Warsaw. In whichever way circa 0h 20' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8° higher in Warsaw than in Helsinki.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.6°C (4.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +5 (+8) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +4 (+7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +4 (+8) +5 (+10) +5 (+9) +5 (+8) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +3 (+5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) 0 (-1) +0 (+0) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -34 (-1) -21 (-1) -10 (0) -11 (0) +17 (+1) +20 (+1) +1 (+0) -10 (0) -28 (-1) -36 (-1) -27 (-1) -34 (-1) -173 (-7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -4 ( -14) -3 ( -10) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) +2 (+6) -2 ( -6) -3 ( -10) -6 ( -19) -7 ( -23) -4 ( -13)   -33 ( -9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 36' -0h 16' -0h 38' -0h 52' -0h 34' -1h 40' -2h 27' -1h 09' +0h 12' +1h 23' +0h 38' +0h 40'   -0h 20'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 39' +0h 54' +0h 09' -0h 36' -1h 23' -1h 57' -1h 41' -0h 54' -0h 08' +0h 37' +1h 25' +1h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +8 +8 +8 +8 +8 +8 +8 +8 +8 +7.9 +8 +8   +8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -3 -3 -1 -2 +4 +5 +4 -3 -8 -7 -3 -3   -1.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +2.2 (+4) +4 (+7) +4.9 (+9) +4.5 (+8) +5.1 (+9) +3.7 (+7) +1.3 (+2) +0.6 (+1) +0.1 (+0) +1.5 (+3) +1.6 (+3) +1.7 (+3) +2.6 (+5)

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