Krakow Climate & Temperature
- Krakow, Poland is at 50°4'N, 19°48'E, 242 m (792 ft). See map.
- Krakow has a humid continental climate with severe winters, no dry season, warm summers and strong seasonality (Köppen-Geiger classification: Dfb).
- According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Krakow is situated in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
- The mean temperature is 7.7 degrees Celsius (45.9 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
- Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.8 °C (37.4°F). This indicates that the continentality type is oceanic, subtype semicontinental.
- In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 1.3°C (34.3°F) on average falling to -5.2°C (22.7°F) overnight.
- In spring time temperatures climb reaching 13.1°C (55.6°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 3.1°C (37.6°F).
- During summer average high temperatures are 22.5°C (72.4°F) and average low temperatures are 11.6°C (52.9°F).
- Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 13.1°C (55.6°F) during the day and lows of 4.3°C (39.8°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
- Total annual Precipitation averages 686 mm (27 inches) which is equivalent to 686 Litres/m² (16.83 Gallons/ft²).
- On average there are 1489 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
- If you were to burrow down through the Earth from Krakow you would come out nearest to the climate station at Te Wharau, Glenburn, New Zealand (Warm temperate thorn steppe biome).
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