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Quito vs Reykjavík Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Quito, Ecuador and Reykjavík, Iceland is approximately 8,479 km or 5,269 mi.
  • To reach Quito in this distance one would set out from Reykjavík bearing 239.2° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Quito bearing 202° or SSW .
  • Quito has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb) whereas Reykjavík has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc).
  • Quito is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Reykjavík is in or near the boreal wet forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 10.1 °C (18.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.1 °C (18.2°F) less in Quito. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 215.6 mm (8.5 in) more which is equivalent to 215.6 l/m² (5.29 US gal/ft²) or 2,156,000 l/ha (230,491 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/4 as much.
  • There are 800 more hours of sunlight per year in Quito. In whichever way circa 2h 11' more per day or about 1 5/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 48.7° higher in Quito than in Reykjavík.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.2°C (16.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Quito relative to Reykjavík. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Reykjavík vs Quito.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+36) +18 (+32) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +12 (+22) +15 (+27) +18 (+32) +20 (+36) +15 (+26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+26) +14 (+24) +14 (+25) +11 (+21) +8 (+15) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) +5 (+8) +7 (+13) +10 (+18) +13 (+24) +15 (+26) +10 (+18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +4 (+7) +1 (+2) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +5 (+9) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +5 (+9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -2 (0) +42 (+2) +45 (+2) +91 (+4) +54 (+2) -13 (-1) -26 (-1) -30 (-1) +13 (+1) +30 (+1) +6 (+0) +4 (+0) +216 (+8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -4 ( -13) 0 ( 0) +2 (+6) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) -4 ( -13) -9 ( -29) -9 ( -29) -7 ( -23) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -7) -4 ( -13)   -32 ( -9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 36' +2h 58' +0h 40' -0h 00' -0h 34' +0h 14' +1h 15' +1h 36' +2h 40' +3h 03' +4h 26' +5h 21'   +2h 11'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 59' +3h 58' +0h 42' -2h 41' -5h 58' -8h 12' -7h 07' -3h 59' -0h 36' +2h 47' +6h 04' +8h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +64.1 +63.8 +61.9 +40 +23.5 +17.1 +23.1 +39.9 +61.6 +63.6 +63.9 +64   +48.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +1.8 +2.4 +4.6 +4 +4.3 -4 -13.9 -15.9 -9 -0.6 +0 +0.5   -2.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +14.2 (+26) +13.3 (+24) +13.9 (+25) +11.8 (+21) +8.8 (+16) +4.5 (+8) +1 (+2) +1.3 (+2) +5.4 (+10) +9.5 (+17) +12.6 (+23) +13.9 (+25) +9.2 (+17)

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