Kiev Climate & Temperature
- Kiev, Ukraine is at 50°23'N, 30°34'E, 167 m (548 ft). See map.
- Kiev has a humid continental climate with severe winters, no dry season, warm summers and strong seasonality (Köppen-Geiger classification: Dfb).
- According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Kiev is situated in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
- The annual average temperature is 7.7 degrees Celsius (45.9 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
- Average monthly temperatures vary by 24.9 °C (44.8°F). This indicates that the continentality type is continental, subtype subcontinental.
- In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach -2°C (28.4°F) on average falling to -7.7°C (18.2°F) overnight.
- In spring time temperatures climb reaching 11.7°C (53°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 3.7°C (38.6°F).
- During summer average high temperatures are 25°C (77°F) and average low temperatures are 14°C (57.2°F).
- Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 11.7°C (53°F) during the day and lows of 4.3°C (39.8°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
- Total annual Precipitation averages 649 mm (25.6 inches) which is equivalent to 649 Litres/m² (15.92 Gallons/ft²).
- On average there are 1843 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
- If you were to burrow down through the Earth from Kiev you would come out nearest to the climate station at Castlepoint, New Zealand (Warm temperate thorn steppe biome).
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