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Jerusalem vs Reykjavík Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Jerusalem, Israel and Reykjavík, Iceland is approximately 5,276 km or 3,279 mi.
  • To reach Jerusalem in this distance one would set out from Reykjavík bearing 104.5° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Jerusalem bearing 150.2° or SSE .
  • Jerusalem has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Reykjavík has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc).
  • Jerusalem is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Reykjavík is in or near the boreal wet forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 11.9 °C (21.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.9 °C (7°F) more in Jerusalem. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 208.2 mm (8.2 in) less which is equivalent to 208.2 l/m² (5.11 US gal/ft²) or 2,082,000 l/ha (222,580 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • There are 2210 more hours of sunlight per year in Jerusalem. In whichever way circa 6h 02' more per day or about 2 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 32.2° higher in Jerusalem than in Reykjavík.
  • Relative humidity levels are 22.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.2°C (11.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +10 (+19) +12 (+21) +15 (+27) +15 (+27) +16 (+28) +15 (+27) +15 (+27) +17 (+30) +18 (+32) +15 (+27) +12 (+21) +14 (+25)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+15) +9 (+15) +11 (+19) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +15 (+26) +15 (+27) +13 (+24) +10 (+18) +12 (+21)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +7 (+13) +9 (+15) +8 (+15) +8 (+15) +8 (+15) +9 (+17) +10 (+19) +11 (+19) +10 (+17) +8 (+14) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +68 (+3) +42 (+2) +16 (+1) -27 (-1) -42 (-2) -50 (-2) -52 (-2) -62 (-2) -66 (-3) -62 (-2) -5 (0) +32 (+1) -208 (-8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -11 ( -35) -9 ( -32) -11 ( -35) -15 ( -50) -15 ( -48) -15 ( -50) -15 ( -48) -16 ( -52) -19 ( -63) -20 ( -65) -13 ( -43) -12 ( -39)   -171 ( -47)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 58' +4h 16' +3h 50' +4h 58' +5h 15' +7h 32' +7h 40' +7h 34' +7h 46' +6h 56' +6h 00' +5h 42'   +6h 02'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +5h 08' +2h 49' +0h 29' -1h 53' -4h 21' -6h 08' -5h 15' -2h 50' -0h 25' +1h 57' +4h 25' +6h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +32.1 +32.1 +32.2 +32.2 +32.2 +32.3 +32.2 +32.3 +32.3 +32.2 +32.1 +32   +32.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -13.2 -14.6 -16.4 -27 -32.7 -30 -27.9 -26.9 -20 -26.6 -20 -13.5   -22.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +5.2 (+9) +5.1 (+9) +6.5 (+12) +5.6 (+10) +3.7 (+7) +4.7 (+8) +5.4 (+10) +5.6 (+10) +9.7 (+17) +8.2 (+15) +8.2 (+15) +6.5 (+12) +6.2 (+11)

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