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Helsinki, Vantaa vs Astrakhan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Helsinki, Vantaa, Finland and Astrakhan, Russia is approximately 2,163 km or 1,344 mi.
  • To reach Helsinki, Vantaa in this distance one would set out from Astrakhan bearing 324.5° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Helsinki, Vantaa bearing 305.8° or NW .
  • Helsinki, Vantaa has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Astrakhan has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Helsinki, Vantaa is in or near the boreal wet forest biome whereas Astrakhan is in or near the cool temperate desert scrub biome.
  • The mean temperature is 5.5 °C (9.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.2 °C (13°F) less in Helsinki, Vantaa. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 435.5 mm (17.1 in) more which is equivalent to 435.5 l/m² (10.69 US gal/ft²) or 4,355,000 l/ha (465,578 US gal/ac) more. About 3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14° lower in Helsinki, Vantaa than in Astrakhan.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-3) -2 (-3) -4 (-8) -8 (-15) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -9 (-15) -8 (-15) -7 (-13) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -5 (-10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +26 (+1) +21 (+1) +18 (+1) +12 (+0) +13 (+1) +23 (+1) +58 (+2) +62 (+2) +49 (+2) +56 (+2) +55 (+2) +43 (+2) +436 (+17)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 29' -1h 23' -0h 14' +0h 55' +2h 07' +2h 55' +2h 32' +1h 23' +0h 12' -0h 57' -2h 09' -2h 55'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -13.9 -13.9 -14 -14 -14 -14.1 -14 -14 -14.1 -14 -14 -13.9   -14

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