Vs > Akureyri
Russia flag

Petropavlovsk Kamchatsky vs Akureyri Climate & Distance Between

Iceland flag
  • The distance between Petropavlovsk Kamchatsky, Russia and Akureyri, Iceland is approximately 6,806 km or 4,229 mi.
  • To reach Petropavlovsk Kamchatsky in this distance one would set out from Akureyri bearing 2.3° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Petropavlovsk Kamchatsky bearing 178.4° or S .
  • Petropavlovsk Kamchatsky has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Akureyri has a dry-summer maritime subalpine climate (Csc).
  • Petropavlovsk Kamchatsky is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Akureyri is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 1.6 °C (2.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.7 °C (13.9°F) more in Petropavlovsk Kamchatsky. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 507.1 mm (20 in) more which is equivalent to 507.1 l/m² (12.45 US gal/ft²) or 5,071,000 l/ha (542,124 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • There are 761 more hours of sunlight per year in Petropavlovsk Kamchatsky. In whichever way circa 2h 05' more per day or about 1 7/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.5° higher in Petropavlovsk Kamchatsky than in Akureyri.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.8°C (5.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -1 (-3) +1 (+1) +2 (+4) +3 (+6) +1 (+3) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +25 (+1) +28 (+1) +19 (+1) +22 (+1) +48 (+2) +36 (+1) +48 (+2) +63 (+2) +62 (+2) +81 (+3) +41 (+2) +33 (+1) +507 (+20)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2 ( -6) -3 ( -11) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) 0 ( 0) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -7) -5 ( -16)   -5 ( -1)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 27' +2h 28' +2h 25' +2h 30' +0h 54' +0h 18' +0h 48' +1h 54' +2h 40' +3h 01' +3h 00' +2h 34'   +2h 05'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 43' +1h 49' +0h 18' -1h 11' -2h 59' -4h 48' -3h 49' -1h 49' -0h 15' +1h 14' +3h 02' +4h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +12.4 +12.3 +12.4 +12.4 +12.5 +12.6 +12.7 +12.7 +12.8 +12.8 +12.5 +12.2   +12.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -14.8 -17.8 -17.4 -10.8 -2.9 +4.9 +3.4 +2.7 -1.6 -13.6 -14.9 -15.8   -8.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8 (-14) -8.7 (-16) -6.4 (-12) -3.2 (-6) -2.8 (-5) -0.4 (-1) +1.2 (+2) +2.7 (+5) +2.8 (+5) -1 (-2) -3.9 (-7) -6.4 (-12) -2.8 (-5)

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Petropavlovsk Kamchatsky vs Akureyri Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Petropavlovsk Kamchatsky

Climate Guides for Locations near Akureyri


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -