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Edinburgh, Scotland vs Gothenburg Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Edinburgh, Scotland, Uk and Gothenburg, Sweden is approximately 953 km or 592 mi.
  • To reach Edinburgh, Scotland in this distance one would set out from Gothenburg bearing 265.1° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Edinburgh, Scotland bearing 252.2° or WSW .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Both are in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 0.6 °C (1.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.7 °C (13.9°F) less in Edinburgh, Scotland. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2 mm (0.1 in) less which is equivalent to 2 l/m² (0.05 US gal/ft²) or 20,000 l/ha (2,138 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • There are 544 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Edinburgh, Scotland. In whichever way circa 1h 28' less per day or about 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.7° higher in Edinburgh, Scotland than in Gothenburg.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.1°C (2.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Edinburgh, Scotland relative to Gothenburg. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Gothenburg vs Edinburgh, Scotland.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +5 (+8) +2 (+4) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) 0 (+0) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +2 (+3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+8) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +1 (+2) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +1 (+1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +4 (+6) +0 (+0) -1 (-2) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) 0 (0) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) 0 (0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +6 (+0) +8 (+0) +22 (+1) +2 (+0) +17 (+1) -3 (0) -29 (-1) -19 (-1) -8 (0) +0 (+0) +1 (+0) +1 (+0) -2 (0)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +2 (+6) +3 (+11) +5 (+16) +2 (+7) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) +2 (+6) 0 ( 0) +2 (+6) +1 (+3) +1 (+3)   +28 (+8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 11' -0h 00' -1h 17' -1h 50' -3h 00' -3h 16' -3h 58' -3h 17' -1h 44' -0h 23' +0h 20' +0h 29'   -1h 28'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 21' +0h 11' +0h 02' -0h 07' -0h 18' -0h 25' -0h 22' -0h 11' -0h 01' +0h 08' +0h 18' +0h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +1.7 +1.7 +1.7 +1.7 +1.7 +1.7 +1.7 +1.6 +1.7 +1.7 +1.7 +1.6   +1.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -1 +1 +4 +4 +10 +6 +5 +6 +1 +1 -3 -2   +2.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +3.7 (+7) +4.6 (+8) +4.4 (+8) +1.9 (+3) +0.5 (+1) -1.1 (-2) -1.9 (-3) -1 (-2) -0.4 (-1) +1.2 (+2) +0.3 (+1) +1.5 (+3) +1.1 (+2)

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