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Reykjavík vs Turku Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Reykjavík, Iceland and Turku, Finland is approximately 2,268 km or 1,409 mi.
  • To reach Reykjavík in this distance one would set out from Turku bearing 299.3° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Reykjavík bearing 259.7° or W .
  • Reykjavík has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc) whereas Turku has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Reykjavík is in or near the boreal wet forest biome whereas Turku is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 0.5 °C (0.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.6 °C (20.9°F) less in Reykjavík. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 137.2 mm (5.4 in) more which is equivalent to 137.2 l/m˛ (3.37 US gal/ft˛) or 1,372,000 l/ha (146,676 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/5 as much.
  • There are 512 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Reykjavík. In whichever way circa 1h 23' less per day or about 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.6° lower in Reykjavík than in Turku.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.4°C (2.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) -1 (-2) -4 (-7) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) +0 (0) +2 (+4) -1 (-3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +7 (+12) +3 (+6) 0 (0) -4 (-6) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +1 (+1) +3 (+6) -1 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +2 (+3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +31 (+1) +39 (+2) +48 (+2) +20 (+1) +9 (+0) +7 (+0) -26 (-1) -22 (-1) -6 (0) +17 (+1) +2 (+0) +20 (+1) +137 (+5)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) +3 (+11) +7 (+23) +6 (+20) +6 (+19) +4 (+13) +2 (+6) +2 (+6) +4 (+13) +4 (+13) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3)   +40 (+11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 27' -0h 42' -2h 00' -1h 42' -2h 27' -3h 36' -2h 23' -1h 21' -1h 10' -0h 25' -0h 06' -0h 27'   -1h 23'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 17' -0h 37' -0h 06' +0h 24' +1h 02' +1h 40' +1h 20' +0h 37' +0h 05' -0h 25' -1h 03' -1h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -3.6 -3.6 -3.6 -3.6 -3.6 -3.6 -3.6 -3.7 -3.6 -3.6 -3.6 -3.5   -3.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -7.8 -1.4 +7.4 +14 +22.7 +22 +22.9 +18.9 +11 +2.6 -6 -9.5   +8.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +4.3 (+8) +6.3 (+11) +4.2 (+8) +2.3 (+4) +1.6 (+3) -0.9 (-2) -0.7 (-1) -0.8 (-1) -0.7 (-1) -0.8 (-1) -0.5 (-1) +2 (+4) +1.4 (+3)

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