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Amsterdam vs Brussels Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Brussels, Belgium is approximately 156 km or 97 mi.
  • To reach Amsterdam in this distance one would set out from Brussels bearing 21.5° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Amsterdam bearing 22.1° or NNE .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Both are in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 0.1 °C (0.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1 °C (1.8°F) more in Amsterdam. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 19 mm (0.7 in) less which is equivalent to 19 l/m² (0.47 US gal/ft²) or 190,000 l/ha (20,312 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • There are 17 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Amsterdam. In whichever way circa 0h 02' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.3° lower in Amsterdam than in Brussels.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.3°C (2.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) -1 (-2) +0 (0) -1 (-2) +0 (0) -1 (-2) +0 (0) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) 0 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) 0 (0) -1 (-1) +1 (+1) 0 (0) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) -1 (-1) 0 (0)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (0) +0 (+0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -5 (0) -6 (0) -8 (0) -5 (0) -5 (0) +1 (+0) -2 (0) +12 (+0) +4 (+0) +0 (+0) -1 (0) -4 (0) -19 (-1)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +10 (+32) +9 (+32) +5 (+16) +4 (+13) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) +6 (+19) +7 (+23) +9 (+30) +8 (+26) +9 (+30) +8 (+26)   +82 (+23)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 03' -0h 16' +0h 15' +0h 10' -0h 15' +0h 52' -0h 00' -0h 25' -0h 30' -0h 17' -0h 20' +0h 09'   -0h 02'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 11' -0h 06' -0h 01' +0h 04' +0h 10' +0h 13' +0h 11' +0h 06' +0h 01' -0h 04' -0h 10' -0h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -1.2 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3   -1.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -2 -3 -4 -8 -10 -11 -8 -8 -7 -7 -3 -2   -6.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) -1.2 (-2) -1.4 (-3) -1.2 (-2) -1.6 (-3) -2.6 (-5) -1.8 (-3) -1.6 (-3) -1.1 (-2) -1.8 (-3) -0.7 (-1) +0.5 (+1) -0.8 (-1) -1.3 (-2)

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