Worlddata.info

Climate in Busan
(South Korea)

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures


All climate diagrams on this page result from the collected data of the official weather station in Busan in a height of 71m above sea level. All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.


Back to overview: South Korea

Busan is one of the warmest region in South Korea with an average daily high temperature of 19 degrees centigrade. Due to the warmer temperatures the best time for traveling is from July to September. Less attractive are the cold months from November to March.
Overview: Climate in South Korea
Daylengths and sun positions in South Korea
Compare climate with other regions or countries
Hours of sunshine per daySunshine hours per day in Busan
The number of hours of sunshine refers to the time when the sun is actually visible. That is, without any obstruction of visibility by clouds, fog or mountains. With 8 hours per day, May is the sunniest month in the region of Busan. In September the sun shines the shortest.
Rainy days per monthRainy days per month in Busan
A rainy day is a day on which at least an amount of 0.1 mm precipitation (=0.1 liter) per square meter falls. This can be rain, snow, hail or even dew. So it does not have to rain the whole day. With 12 rainy days, July offers the most number of rainy days, and in January the least.
Precipitation in mm/dayPrecipitation in Busan
The amount of precipitation is measured in millimeters per square meter. Thus, at two mm/day, two liters of water fall on one square meter within 24 hours. With only 0.9 mm, the least rain falls in January. July, on the other hand, has the most rain.
Relative humidity in %Relative humidity in Busan
Warm air can absorb more moisture than cold air. The relative humidity indicates how much moisture of the physically possible is actually contained in the air. At high humidity, the person feels uncomfortable and perceives this as oppressive. In general, a relative humidity of 40-60% gives as pleasant. With humidity averaging 85%, July is the most uncomfortable. In January, on the other hand, it is easier to endure.
Absolute humidity in g/m³Absolute humidity in Busan
In warm months, there is also a higher absolute humidity almost everywhere. At a temperature of 25°C, air can absorb up to 23 grams of water per cubic meter. At 20°C, it is only 17.3 grams. A relative humidity of 40% at 25°C thus corresponds to an absolute humidity of 9.2 grams of water. From a proportion of approx. 13.5 grams, humans perceive the air as muggy. This limit is reached in 4 months in Busan, although these are average values, and a month is rarely completely or not at all considered humid.
Humidex in °CHumidex in Busan
The "Humidex" (humidity index) is an index of well-being in warmer areas, calculated from the air temperature, relative humidity and dew point. The index corresponds approximately to the temperature felt. At high temperatures, the body transports heat away by sweating. At high humidity the ambient air can only absorb a small amount of sweat and thus one feels uncomfortable. An index of 20-29 is considered comfortable. Up to 39, people perceive the air as slightly uncomfortable, and above 40, as very uncomfortable. Values above 45 are dangerous in the long run and often lead to heat stroke.
Map of Busan

Most important cities in the region »Busan«


CityPopulationGeo position
Busan3,411,82935° 6' 10"N129° 2' 25"E
Gijang43,06435° 14' 39"N129° 12' 50"E


Data basis: German Weather Service, individual values averaged and supplemented by own elements. Data on cities and inhabitants: geonames.org, United Nations Statistics Division and own research.
International tourismThe 41 most popular travel countriesA ranking of international tourism over 41 countries. USA ranks 3rd.
Venezuela: InflationInflation rates in VenezuelaDevelopment of inflation rates over the last 40 years in Venezuela incl. comparison with the U.S.
Language: ChineseChinese - Worldwide distributionInternational distribution of mother tongue Chinese including regional allocations. Mainly in in Hong Kong.