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Warsaw vs Zurich Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Warsaw, Poland and Zurich, Switzerland is approximately 1,035 km or 643 mi.
  • To reach Warsaw in this distance one would set out from Zurich bearing 54.5° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Warsaw bearing 64° or ENE .
  • Warsaw has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Zurich has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Warsaw is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Zurich is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 0.7 °C (1.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.1 °C (5.6°F) more in Warsaw. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 586 mm (23.1 in) less which is equivalent to 586 l/m² (14.38 US gal/ft²) or 5,860,000 l/ha (626,473 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 17 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Warsaw. In whichever way circa 0h 03' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.7° lower in Warsaw than in Zurich.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.8°C (1.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) 1 (+1) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) 0 (+1) 0 (+0) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) 0 (0)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) 0 (-1) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -1 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) +0 (+1) +1 (+1) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) -1 (-2) -1 (-3) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -47 (-2) -49 (-2) -44 (-2) -56 (-2) -47 (-2) -54 (-2) -49 (-2) -73 (-3) -51 (-2) -32 (-1) -41 (-2) -43 (-2) -586 (-23)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) +1 (+4) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -7) +2 (+6) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) +3 (+10)   0 ( 0)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 13' -0h 50' -1h 05' -0h 30' +1h 27' +0h 48' -0h 36' -0h 07' -0h 16' +0h 21' -0h 04' +0h 03'   -0h 03'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 39' -0h 23' -0h 04' +0h 15' +0h 34' +0h 45' +0h 40' +0h 23' +0h 03' -0h 16' -0h 34' -0h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -4.8 -4.8 -4.8 -4.8 -4.7 -4.8 -4.7 -4.8 -4.7 -4.8 -4.7 -4.7   -4.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +1 +5 +2 +1 -5 -5 +1 -3 -4 -2 +2 +3   -0.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -2.5 (-5) -1.9 (-3) -1.6 (-3) -0.1 (0) +0.2 (+0) +0.1 (+0) +0.6 (+1) -0.1 (0) -1.5 (-3) -1.2 (-2) -0.4 (-1) -1 (-2) -0.8 (-1)

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