Climate for Kangwon-do
(North Korea)

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climatic diagrams of this site are taken from the collected data from the official weather station in Kangwon-do in a height of 36m above sea level. All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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The climate widely corresponds to Central European weather conditions. It is cold, wet and a few beautiful summer months are also happening during a year.

Travel season

Due to the warmer temperatures the best time for traveling is from May to September. Nearly unattractive for tourists are the cold months from November to March.

hours of sunshine per day
rainy days per month
Precipitation in mm/day
Relative humidity in %
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)

The most important cities in the region of Kangwon-do

Kangwon-do is a part of of North Korea and has an east-west extension of about 40 km. From north to south it is approximately 50 km. The biggest cities are Wonsan and Anbyon-up. The local time is now Sunday, 3:15 am.