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Falun vs Riga Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Falun, Sweden and Riga, Latvia is approximately 631 km or 392 mi.
  • To reach Falun in this distance one would set out from Riga bearing 314° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Falun bearing 306.9° or NW .
  • Both have a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Falun is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Riga is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 1.5 °C (2.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.9 °C (3.4°F) more in Falun. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 75 mm (3 in) less which is equivalent to 75 l/m² (1.84 US gal/ft²) or 750,000 l/ha (80,180 US gal/ac) less. About 7/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.7° lower in Falun than in Riga.
  • Relative humidity levels are 13.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.1°C (7.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 1 (+2) 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (+2) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -1 (-3) -2 (-3) 0 (-1) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) -1 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +3 (+0) -1 (0) -11 (0) -8 (0) -3 (0) -2 (0) -6 (0) +4 (+0) -17 (-1) -15 (-1) -11 (0) -8 (0) -75 (-3)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -3 ( -11) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -6) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3)   -23 ( -6)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 55' -0h 29' -0h 04' +0h 19' +0h 45' +1h 06' +0h 56' +0h 29' +0h 04' -0h 20' -0h 46' -1h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -3.6 -3.6 -3.7 -3.7 -3.7 -3.7 -3.7 -3.7 -3.7 -3.7 -3.6 -3.6   -3.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -3 -8 -14 -19 -22 -19 -19 -18 -16 -10 -4 -7   -13.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -2.7 (-5) -2.9 (-5) -4.3 (-8) -5.1 (-9) -6.5 (-12) -5.9 (-11) -4.6 (-8) -4.9 (-9) -4.6 (-8) -3.6 (-6) -2 (-4) -1.6 (-3) -4.1 (-7)

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