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Barcelona vs Amsterdam Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Barcelona, Spain and Amsterdam, Netherlands is approximately 1,225 km or 761 mi.
  • To reach Barcelona in this distance one would set out from Amsterdam bearing 192.3° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Barcelona bearing 190.1° or S .
  • Barcelona has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Amsterdam has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The average annual temperature is 5.7 °C (10.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.8 °C (3.2°F) less in Barcelona. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 108 mm (4.3 in) less which is equivalent to 108 l/m² (2.65 US gal/ft²) or 1,080,000 l/ha (115,459 US gal/ac) less. About 6/7 as much.
  • There are 869 more hours of sunlight per year in Barcelona. In whichever way circa 2h 23' more per day or about 1 5/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.8° higher in Barcelona than in Amsterdam.
  • Relative humidity levels are 7.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.2°C (7.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +6 (+12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +6 (+10) +4 (+8) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +5 (+10) +6 (+10) +7 (+12) +7 (+12) +7 (+12) +7 (+12) +6 (+10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +8 (+14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -25 (-1) -17 (-1) +4 (+0) +2 (+0) +5 (+0) -20 (-1) -55 (-2) -21 (-1) +7 (+0) +22 (+1) +4 (+0) -14 (-1) -108 (-4)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -17 ( -55) -14 ( -50) -8 ( -26) -8 ( -27) -6 ( -19) -8 ( -27) -13 ( -42) -12 ( -39) -11 ( -37) -11 ( -35) -16 ( -53) -15 ( -48)   -139 ( -38)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 54' +3h 21' +1h 30' +1h 40' +1h 19' +1h 52' +3h 42' +1h 44' +1h 54' +2h 21' +3h 20' +2h 56'   +2h 23'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 18' +0h 46' +0h 08' -0h 31' -1h 08' -1h 29' -1h 19' -0h 46' -0h 07' +0h 32' +1h 09' +1h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (┬°) +10.7 +10.7 +10.8 +10.8 +10.8 +10.8 +10.8 +10.8 +10.8 +10.7 +10.8 +10.8   +10.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -17 -17 -3 -1 +1 +0 -5 -2 -3 -7 -15 -18   -7.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ┬°C & (┬°F) +3.9 (+7) +4 (+7) +4.8 (+9) +4.1 (+7) +3 (+5) +3.5 (+6) +4.1 (+7) +4.9 (+9) +5.7 (+10) +5 (+9) +3.6 (+6) +3.3 (+6) +4.2 (+8)

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