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Kinshasa vs Seoul Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kinshasa, Democratic Republic Of The Congo and Seoul, South Korea is approximately 12,195 km or 7,578 mi.
  • To reach Kinshasa in this distance one would set out from Seoul bearing 279.9° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Kinshasa bearing 231.5° or SW .
  • Kinshasa has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Seoul has a hot summer continental climate with dry winters (Dwa).
  • Kinshasa is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Seoul is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 13.4 °C (24°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 24.3 °C (43.7°F) less in Kinshasa. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 111.5 mm (4.4 in) more which is equivalent to 111.5 l/m² (2.74 US gal/ft²) or 1,115,000 l/ha (119,201 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • There are 689 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kinshasa. In whichever way circa 1h 53' less per day or about 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.8° higher in Kinshasa than in Seoul.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.1°C (27.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +30 (+54) +28 (+50) +22 (+40) +14 (+25) +8 (+14) +1 (+2) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) +4 (+7) +10 (+18) +18 (+32) +27 (+49) +13 (+24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+52) +28 (+50) +22 (+39) +15 (+26) +9 (+16) +2 (+4) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) +4 (+8) +11 (+20) +19 (+34) +26 (+48) +13 (+24)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+56) +29 (+52) +22 (+40) +17 (+31) +11 (+20) +3 (+5) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) +4 (+7) +13 (+23) +20 (+36) +27 (+49) +14 (+26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +140 (+6) +140 (+6) +174 (+7) +144 (+6) +50 (+2) -125 (-5) -364 (-14) -292 (-12) -120 (-5) +49 (+2) +194 (+8) +122 (+5) +112 (+4)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +9 (+29) +9 (+32) +8 (+26) +11 (+37) +5 (+16) -8 ( -27) -14 ( -45) -9 ( -29) -1 ( -3) +5 (+16) +11 (+37) +9 (+29)   +35 (+10)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 25' -1h 27' -1h 23' -2h 30' -3h 00' -2h 20' -1h 29' -1h 30' -2h 18' -2h 38' -1h 30' -1h 05'   -1h 53'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 30' +1h 33' +0h 17' -1h 04' -2h 13' -2h 47' -2h 32' -1h 33' -0h 14' +1h 06' +2h 14' +2h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +41.8 +41.3 +32.4 +9.5 -7.2 -13.7 -7.8 +8.9 +31.5 +40.9 +41.6 +41.9   +21.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +18.6 +18 +17.9 +20.7 +17.5 +8.8 -2.3 -4.9 +1.5 +11.6 +16.7 +17.1   +11.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +30.9 (+56) +29.6 (+53) +24.2 (+44) +18.6 (+33) +12.6 (+23) +3.8 (+7) -3 (-5) -2.9 (-5) +4.5 (+8) +13.3 (+24) +21.6 (+39) +28.3 (+51) +15.1 (+27)

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