General information about Gwangju
Country South Korea
Region Gwangju 18
Population 1,416,938
Time Zone Asia/Seoul
Coordinates of Gwangju
Time Zone Asia/Seoul
GMT +9
DST +9
Latitude 35.154720000
Longitude 126.915560000
Elevation (STRM3) 47 m.
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Gwangju

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 33 31 27 20 18 18 25 27 33 33 37 37 37
Average high °C 26 21 14 7 4 6 11 18 23 27 29 30 18
Average temperature °C 21 15 8 2 0 1 6 12 17 21 25 26 13
Average low °C 16 9 3 -1 -4 -2 0 6 12 17 22 22 8
Record low °C 7 -1 -7 -12 -17 -15 -10 -2 3 10 16 16 -17
Rain Days 10 7 11 8 6 7 10 11 11 12 17 14 124
Snow Days 0 0 2 8 11 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 31
Fog Days 26 24 22 22 20 18 22 22 24 26 26 27 279
Thunderstorms Days 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 4 4 12
Average precipitation Mm. 157 55 51 33 35 41 66 96 94 172 251 223 1274
Relative humidity morning % 93 91 89 88 87 86 87 89 91 93 94 92 90
Relative humidity evening % 60 53 59 64 64 60 51 51 53 60 69 65 59
Wind speed Km/h 8 8 9 9 12 12 12 9 8 8 8 6 9
Day Length Hours 13 12 11 10 11 11 12 14 15 15 15 14 13
Dew point °C 17 10 3 -1 -3 -2 0 6 12 17 22 22 103
Growing degree-day °C 317 146 0 0 0 0 0 50 224 350 474 491 2051
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 14 14 10 9 10 13 16 19 20 18 15 15 14
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Gwangju - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
7 kmGwangju AirportGwangjuM
32 kmMuan International AirportPiseo-ri (Muan)L
45 kmYeosu AirportYeosuM
54 kmKunsan Air BaseKunsanL
66 kmSacheon Air Base/AirportSacheonM
110 kmDaegu AirportDaeguM
113 kmCheongju International Airport/Cheongju Air Base (K-59/G-513)CheongjuL
114 kmGimhae International AirportBusanL
116 kmJeju International AirportJeju CityL
122 kmJeongseok AirportJeju IslandM

Cities close to Gwangju

Showing 1-10 of 121 items.
CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
145 km South KoreaSeoulSeoul10,349,3121,001 USD7.36.98.5
74 km South KoreaDaejeonDaejeon1,475,221
104 km South KoreaBusanBusan3,678,555710 USD9.05.99.0
0 km South KoreaGwangjuGwangju1,416,938
92 km South KoreaDaeguDaegu2,566,540
98 km South KoreaGyeongsangbuk-doGyeongsan-si129,903
93 km South KoreaChungcheongbuk-doCheongju-si634,596
100 km South KoreaChungcheongnam-doCheonan365,114
138 km South KoreaIncheonIncheon2,628,000
128 km South KoreaGyeonggi-doSuwon-si1,242,724