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Athens/ Hellenkion vs Istanbul Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Athens/ Hellenkion, Greece and Istanbul, Turkey is approximately 584 km or 363 mi.
  • To reach Athens/ Hellenkion in this distance one would set out from Istanbul bearing 233.7° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Athens/ Hellenkion bearing 230.3° or SW .
  • Athens/ Hellenkion has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Istanbul has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The annual average temperature is 4.3 °C (7.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.4 °C (0.7°F) less in Athens/ Hellenkion. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 68.2 mm (2.7 in) less which is equivalent to 68.2 l/m² (1.67 US gal/ft²) or 682,000 l/ha (72,910 US gal/ac) less. About 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.3° higher in Athens/ Hellenkion than in Istanbul.
  • Relative humidity levels are 14.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.8°C (1.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+10) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +4 (+6) +4 (+6) +3 (+6) +4 (+8) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +4 (+7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+8) +5 (+9) +5 (+10) +5 (+8) +4 (+7) +5 (+8) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +4 (+8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +5 (+10) +6 (+10) +5 (+8) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +4 (+6) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +4 (+7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +18 (+1) +21 (+1) +10 (+0) -21 (-1) -64 (-3) -58 (-2) -22 (-1) -16 (-1) -15 (-1) +18 (+1) +22 (+1) +39 (+2) -68 (-3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 17' +0h 10' +0h 01' -0h 07' -0h 15' -0h 19' -0h 17' -0h 10' -0h 01' +0h 07' +0h 15' +0h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +3.3 +3.3 +3.2 +3.3 +3.3 +3.2 +3.3 +3.2 +3.2 +3.2 +3.3 +3.3   +3.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -10.9 -9.2 -8.8 -10.9 -14.4 -17.1 -21.9 -22.2 -20.1 -15.9 -10.8 -9.9   -14.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +2.5 (+5) +3 (+5) +3.4 (+6) +2 (+4) +0.6 (+1) -0.1 (0) -1.4 (-3) -2.2 (-4) -0.8 (-1) -0.8 (-1) +1.1 (+2) +1.9 (+3) +0.8 (+1)

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