The climate in North Korea

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climatic diagrams of this page are taken from the collected data from 7 measuring stations in North Korea.
Weather stations at an altitude above 710m have not been included.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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Climate zone: The northern part of North Korea is located in the temperate climatic zone, while the southern part is subtropical.

The climate in North Korea is much more unsettled than in central Europe and offers varied seasons with deep winters and warm summers.

Duration of daylight and sunshine in North Korea

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
Sunshine hours per day in North Korea
rainy days per month
Rainy days per month in North Korea
Precipitation in mm/day
Precipitation in North Korea
Relative humidity in %
Relative humidity in North Korea
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)
Absolute humidity in North Korea