North Korea - General information
region region
Capital Pyongyang
Language Korean
Currency North Korean Won
Population 24,554,000
Phone code +850
Coordinates of North Korea
Time Zone Asia/Pyongyang
GMT +8.5
DST +8.5
Latitude 40.000000000
Longitude 127.000000000
Elevation (STRM3) 1018 m.

List of largest cities in North Korea

 
Pyongyang Pyongyang
Pyongyang Pyongyang
3,222,000
Hamhung Hamhung
Hamhung Hamgyŏng-namdo
559,056
Namp'o Namp'o
Namp'o P'yŏngan-namdo
455,000
Hungnam Hungnam
Hungnam Hamgyŏng-namdo
346,082
Kaesong Kaesong
Kaesong Hwanghae-namdo
338,155
Wonsan Wonsan
Wonsan Kangwŏn-do
329,207

Weather, climate, temperature by months in North Korea

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 31 28 22 13 11 14 19 27 32 34 35 36 36
Average high °C 23 17 9 1 -1 1 7 14 20 23 26 27 14
Average temperature °C 19 12 4 -1 -5 -2 3 9 15 20 23 23 10
Average low °C 14 7 1 -5 -9 -6 -1 4 10 16 20 20 6
Record low °C 4 -4 -13 -18 -21 -18 -14 -4 2 6 11 11 -21
Rain Days 10 8 9 5 2 2 7 11 12 14 17 14 111
Snow Days 0 0 3 8 9 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 32
Fog Days 15 15 13 14 14 12 14 14 14 18 18 16 176
Thunderstorms Days 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 2 7
Snowfall Cm. 0 0 0 3 7 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 12
Average precipitation Mm. 127 45 41 18 14 15 28 57 72 95 287 254 1053
Relative humidity % 45 41 43 43 41 39 39 37 39 45 51 50 43
Relative humidity morning % 88 82 77 74 73 73 76 78 82 89 92 91 81
Relative humidity evening % 60 52 55 56 55 53 51 49 52 63 74 70 57
Wind speed Km/h 8 9 11 11 12 13 12 12 10 9 9 8 10
Day Length Hours 13 12 11 10 10 11 12 14 15 15 15 14 13
Dew point °C 13 5 -1 -8 -11 -9 -3 2 8 15 19 19 49
Growing degree-day °C 261 73 0 0 0 0 0 10 165 291 402 418 1620
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 15 13 9 8 10 13 16 19 20 18 15 15 14
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