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Amsterdam vs Messina, Sicily Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Messina, Sicily, Italy is approximately 1,742 km or 1,083 mi.
  • To reach Amsterdam in this distance one would set out from Messina, Sicily bearing 335.8° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Amsterdam bearing 328.4° or NNW .
  • Amsterdam has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Messina, Sicily has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Amsterdam is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Messina, Sicily is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 8.9 °C (16.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.5 °C (2.7°F) more in Amsterdam. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 65.5 mm (2.6 in) less which is equivalent to 65.5 l/m² (1.61 US gal/ft²) or 655,000 l/ha (70,024 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • There are 880 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Amsterdam. In whichever way circa 2h 24' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.9° lower in Amsterdam than in Messina, Sicily.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7°C (12.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -6 (-11) -5 (-10) -4 (-8) -5 (-10) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -10 (-17) -11 (-19) -8 (-14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -9 (-17) -10 (-17) -10 (-17) -10 (-19) -11 (-19) -9 (-16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-19) -11 (-19) -10 (-17) -9 (-15) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -11 (-20) -10 (-19) -11 (-20) -10 (-19) -10 (-18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -45 (-2) -45 (-2) -40 (-2) -11 (0) +20 (+1) +44 (+2) +58 (+2) +63 (+2) +17 (+1) -37 (-1) -37 (-1) -53 (-2) -66 (-3)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +8 (+26) +10 (+35) +6 (+19) +8 (+27) +10 (+32) +11 (+37) +15 (+48) +16 (+52) +13 (+43) +11 (+35) +11 (+37) +7 (+23)   +126 (+35)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 48' -1h 58' -1h 23' -1h 52' -1h 07' -1h 56' -4h 19' -3h 50' -3h 06' -2h 42' -2h 52' -1h 56'   -2h 24'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 35' -0h 56' -0h 10' +0h 38' +1h 23' +1h 48' +1h 36' +0h 56' +0h 08' -0h 39' -1h 24' -1h 48'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -13.8 -13.8 -13.9 -13.9 -13.9 -13.9 -13.9 -13.9 -13.9 -13.8 -13.9 -13.9   -13.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +13 +12 +7 +1 +0 +3 +9 +8 +9 +11 +14 +14   +8.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) -8 (-14) -7.6 (-14) -6.2 (-11) -6.4 (-12) -6 (-11) -6.1 (-11) -6.3 (-11) -7 (-13) -7.4 (-13) -7.1 (-13) -7.5 (-14) -7.8 (-14) -7 (-13)

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