General information about Essen
Country Germany
Region North Rhine-Westphalia 07
Region 2Regierungsbezirk Düsseldorf 051
Region 3Kreisfreie Stadt Essen 05113
Region 4Essen 05113000
Population 593,085
Time Zone Europe/Berlin
Coordinates of Essen
Time Zone Europe/Berlin
GMT +1
DST +2
Latitude 51.456570000
Longitude 7.012280000
Elevation (STRM3) 83 m.
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Essen

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 30 26 17 15 13 17 21 25 28 32 33 33 33
Average high °C 17 13 8 5 3 5 8 11 16 19 21 21 12
Average temperature °C 14 10 5 3 1 2 5 8 13 15 17 17 9
Average low °C 11 7 3 1 0 0 2 4 8 11 13 13 6
Record low °C 3 -1 -6 -17 -17 -16 -8 -4 1 2 6 6 -17
Rain Days 8 5 9 8 7 6 5 6 5 8 8 8 83
Snow Days 0 0 3 7 9 7 5 3 0 0 0 0 34
Fog Days 19 18 16 17 17 16 17 15 15 18 17 17 202
Thunderstorms Days 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 4 6 4 4 26
Average precipitation Mm. 75 71 79 88 76 57 66 61 72 88 89 88 910
Relative humidity % 79 81 84 87 86 83 78 71 71 72 75 75 79
Relative humidity morning % 89 89 89 88 88 85 86 84 82 85 85 86 86
Relative humidity evening % 67 73 79 83 82 72 68 59 58 62 60 58 68
Wind speed Km/h 9 9 14 14 14 14 12 9 8 12 12 12 12
Day Length Hours 13 11 10 9 9 11 13 15 16 17 17 15 13
Dew point °C 10 7 3 1 0 -1 1 2 7 10 12 12 64
Growing degree-day °C 117 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 86 150 207 207 766
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 10 6 3 2 3 5 9 13 17 17 17 15 10
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Essen - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
16 kmDüsseldorf AirportDüsseldorfL
26 kmDortmund AirportDortmundL
27 kmMönchengladbach AirportMönchengladbachM
39 kmWeeze AirportWeezeM
41 kmCologne Bonn AirportCologneL
46 kmNörvenich Air BaseM
50 kmDe Peel Air BaseVenrayM
54 kmGeilenkirchen Air BaseM
55 kmMünster Osnabrück AirportMünsterL
57 kmTwente AirfieldEnschedeM

Cities close to Essen

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   Month1-101-101-10
245 km GermanyBerlinBerlin3,426,354652 USD7.98.57.3
168 km GermanyHamburgHamburg1,739,117745 USD8.18.56.6
266 km GermanyBavariaMunich1,260,391795 USD9.07.99.7
181 km GermanyBaden-WürttembergStuttgart589,793644 USD8.48.29.0
31 km GermanyNorth Rhine-WestphaliaKoeln963,395673 USD6.63.35.9
8 km GermanyNorth Rhine-WestphaliaBochum385,729
254 km GermanySaxonyDresden486,854545 USD8.27.04.4
201 km GermanySaxonyLeipzig504,971548 USD5.18.66.3
117 km GermanyBremenBremen546,501516 USD7.38.68.3
115 km GermanyLower SaxonyHannover515,140510 USD