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Minneapolis, Minnesota vs Helsinki Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Minneapolis, Minnesota, Usa and Helsinki, Finland is approximately 7,051 km or 4,382 mi.
  • To reach Minneapolis, Minnesota in this distance one would set out from Helsinki bearing 315.5° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Minneapolis, Minnesota bearing 209.5° or SSW .
  • Minneapolis, Minnesota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa) whereas Helsinki has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Minneapolis, Minnesota is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Helsinki is in or near the boreal wet forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 2.3 °C (4.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.3 °C (18.5°F) more in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 31.4 mm (1.2 in) more which is equivalent to 31.4 l/m² (0.77 US gal/ft²) or 314,000 l/ha (33,569 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • There are 707 more hours of sunlight per year in Minneapolis, Minnesota. In whichever way circa 1h 56' more per day or about 1 2/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.2° higher in Minneapolis, Minnesota than in Helsinki.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.9°C (3.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Minneapolis, Minnesota relative to Helsinki. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Helsinki vs Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) 1 (+2) +4 (+7) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +7 (+12) 2 (+4) -3 (-5) +4 (+7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -1 (-2) +3 (+5) +6 (+10) +6 (+10) +6 (+11) +6 (+10) +5 (+10) +4 (+8) +4 (+7) 0 (-1) -5 (-9) +2 (+4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -4 (-7) +2 (+3) +3 (+6) +5 (+8) +5 (+9) +4 (+8) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) -3 (-5) -7 (-13) +0 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -32 (-1) -20 (-1) +13 (+1) +18 (+1) +45 (+2) +52 (+2) +22 (+1) +20 (+1) -2 (0) -17 (-1) -29 (-1) -39 (-2) +31 (+1)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -12 ( -39) -11 ( -39) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -13) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) -4 ( -13) -5 ( -16) -6 ( -20) -10 ( -32) -11 ( -37) -12 ( -39)   -81 ( -22)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 15' +3h 45' +1h 58' +1h 06' -0h 27' -0h 32' +0h 29' +0h 42' +2h 34' +4h 05' +3h 10' +3h 13'   +1h 56'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 36' +1h 27' +0h 15' -0h 58' -2h 13' -3h 02' -2h 39' -1h 27' -0h 13' +1h 01' +2h 15' +3h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +15.3 +15.4 +15.4 +15.3 +15.3 +15.3 +15.2 +15.2 +15.1 +15.1 +15.2 +15.2   +15.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -17 -20 -16 -23 -14 -10 -18 -23 -31 -35 -22 -18   -20.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -7.5 (-14) -4.1 (-7) +0.1 (+0) +0.2 (+0) +1.8 (+3) +3.2 (+6) +0.7 (+1) -0.3 (-1) -2.6 (-5) -3.3 (-6) -3.7 (-7) -7.3 (-13) -1.9 (-3)

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