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Heraklion, Crete vs Kursk Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Heraklion, Crete, Greece and Kursk, Russia is approximately 2,025 km or 1,259 mi.
  • To reach Heraklion, Crete in this distance one would set out from Kursk bearing 209.8° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Heraklion, Crete bearing 202.2° or SSW .
  • Heraklion, Crete has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Kursk has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Heraklion, Crete is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome whereas Kursk is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 13 °C (23.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.2 °C (23.8°F) less in Heraklion, Crete. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 108.9 mm (4.3 in) less which is equivalent to 108.9 l/m² (2.67 US gal/ft²) or 1,089,000 l/ha (116,421 US gal/ac) less. About 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.4° higher in Heraklion, Crete than in Kursk.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Heraklion, Crete relative to Kursk. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Kursk vs Heraklion, Crete.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+37) +20 (+36) +16 (+29) +10 (+17) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +8 (+15) +11 (+20) +14 (+25) +17 (+31) +19 (+34) +13 (+24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +49 (+2) +44 (+2) +20 (+1) -12 (0) -37 (-1) -69 (-3) -77 (-3) -55 (-2) -32 (-1) +26 (+1) +7 (+0) +25 (+1) -109 (-4)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 46' +1h 03' +0h 11' -0h 43' -1h 33' -2h 01' -1h 48' -1h 03' -0h 09' +0h 44' +1h 34' +2h 01'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +16.4 +16.4 +16.4 +16.5 +16.5 +16.4 +16.3 +16.4 +16.4 +16.4 +16.4 +16.4   +16.4

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