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Dresden vs Amsterdam Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dresden, Germany and Amsterdam, Netherlands is approximately 602 km or 374 mi.
  • To reach Dresden in this distance one would set out from Amsterdam bearing 96.9° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dresden bearing 103.6° or ESE .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Both are in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 0.5 °C (0.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4 °C (7.2°F) more in Dresden. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 86 mm (3.4 in) less which is equivalent to 86 l/m² (2.11 US gal/ft²) or 860,000 l/ha (91,940 US gal/ac) less. About 8/9 as much.
  • There are 72 more hours of sunlight per year in Dresden. In whichever way circa 0h 11' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1° higher in Dresden than in Amsterdam.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.8°C (5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) 1 (+2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) 0 (0)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) 0 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -26 (-1) -13 (-1) -2 (0) -1 (0) +14 (+1) +11 (+0) +43 (+2) -20 (-1) -23 (-1) -19 (-1) -29 (-1) -21 (-1) -86 (-3)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -12 ( -39) -11 ( -39) -7 ( -23) -6 ( -20) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -13) -6 ( -19) -8 ( -26) -10 ( -33) -12 ( -39) -13 ( -43) -11 ( -35)   -104 ( -29)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 05' +0h 06' -0h 07' -0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 22' +0h 25' +0h 40' +0h 34' +0h 30' +0h 12' +0h 17'   +0h 11'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 08' +0h 05' +0h 00' -0h 03' -0h 07' -0h 10' -0h 08' -0h 05' -0h 00' +0h 03' +0h 07' +0h 10'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +0.9 +0.9 +1 +1 +1 +1 +1 +0.9 +1 +1 +1 +1   +1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -9 -10 -11 -13 -12 -11 -12 -16 -15 -13 -11 -9   -11.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) -2.6 (-5) -4.2 (-8) -3.3 (-6) -2.4 (-4) -1.9 (-3) -1.7 (-3) -1.3 (-2) -3.2 (-6) -3.7 (-7) -4 (-7) -2.9 (-5) -2.3 (-4) -2.8 (-5)

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