General information about Giessen
Country Germany
Region Hesse 05
Region 2Regierungsbezirk Gießen 065
Region 3Giessen 06531
Region 4Gießen, Universitätsstadt 06531005
Population 74,411
Time Zone Europe/Berlin
Coordinates of Giessen
Time Zone Europe/Berlin
GMT +1
DST +2
Latitude 50.587270000
Longitude 8.675540000
Elevation (STRM3) 162 m.
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Giessen

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 32 24 16 15 12 15 24 26 33 33 37 33 37
Average high °C 18 12 6 3 2 4 8 13 18 21 22 21 12
Average temperature °C 13 8 3 1 0 1 4 8 12 15 17 16 8
Average low °C 8 5 1 -1 -2 -1 0 3 7 10 12 11 4
Record low °C -4 -8 -18 -24 -28 -28 -16 -8 -2 1 3 2 -28
Rain Days 5 6 5 6 5 4 4 5 5 6 7 6 64
Snow Days 0 0 1 3 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 13
Fog Days 18 21 19 20 19 18 16 12 14 13 12 15 197
Thunderstorms Days 22 24 23 23 23 19 19 15 16 16 17 19 236
Snowfall Cm. 0 0 6 10 9 10 4 0 0 0 0 0 39
Average precipitation Mm. 40 50 40 50 40 30 30 40 50 50 70 60 550
Relative humidity % 81 86 88 90 88 85 80 74 71 71 74 76 80
Relative humidity morning % 89 91 89 90 89 84 85 82 80 80 81 84 85
Relative humidity evening % 64 73 79 83 81 73 69 61 58 59 58 58 68
Wind speed Km/h 6 6 8 6 8 8 8 6 6 6 4 6 7
Day Length Hours 13 11 10 9 9 11 13 15 16 17 17 15 13
Dew point °C 10 6 2 0 -2 -1 0 2 6 10 11 12 56
Growing degree-day °C 108 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 95 175 241 207 826
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 10 6 3 2 3 6 9 13 16 17 17 15 10
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Giessen - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
27 kmSiegerland AirportM
39 kmFrankfurt am Main AirportFrankfurt am MainL
40 kmWiesbaden Army AirfieldWiesbadenM
43 kmFrankfurt-Egelsbach AirportFrankfurt am MainM
45 kmFritzlar AirportFritzlarM
49 kmMainz-Finthen AirportMainzM
62 kmMendig AirportM
65 kmKassel-Calden AirportKasselM
70 kmCologne Bonn AirportCologneL
71 kmPaderborn Lippstadt AirportPaderbornM

Cities close to Giessen

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