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Murmansk vs Rostock Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Murmansk, Russia and Rostock, Germany is approximately 1,960 km or 1,218 mi.
  • To reach Murmansk in this distance one would set out from Rostock bearing 25.1° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Murmansk bearing 43.7° or NE .
  • Murmansk has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Rostock has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Murmansk is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Rostock is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 8.5 °C (15.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.3 °C (13.1°F) more in Murmansk. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 99.8 mm (3.9 in) less which is equivalent to 99.8 l/m² (2.45 US gal/ft²) or 998,000 l/ha (106,693 US gal/ac) less. About 5/6 as much.
  • There are 362 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Murmansk. In whichever way circa 0h 59' less per day or about 7/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.7° lower in Murmansk than in Rostock.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7°C (12.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Murmansk relative to Rostock. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Rostock vs Murmansk.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-17) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -4 (-6) -6 (-10) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -10 (-17) -10 (-18) -8 (-15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-21) -12 (-21) -10 (-17) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -4 (-8) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -10 (-19) -11 (-20) -8 (-15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -9 (-15) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -5 (-8) -6 (-10) -7 (-13) -9 (-17) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -9 (-16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -16 (-1) -9 (0) -21 (-1) -22 (-1) -17 (-1) -5 (0) -10 (0) +20 (+1) -1 (0) +1 (+0) -11 (0) -11 (0) -100 (-4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 21' -1h 03' -0h 11' +1h 16' -0h 58' -0h 14' +0h 09' -2h 11' -3h 16' -1h 30' -1h 28' -1h 03'   -0h 59'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 20' -2h 37' -0h 25' +1h 40' +4h 59' +7h 10' +6h 30' +2h 38' +0h 21' -1h 44' -5h 07' -7h 10'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -14.5 -14.7 -14.7 -14.7 -14.7 -14.8 -14.7 -14.8 -14.8 -14.6 -14.5 -14.8   -14.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -3 -2 +6 +8 +9 +7 +10 +12 +15 +7 -2 -4   +5.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) -11.8 (-21) -11.6 (-21) -8 (-14) -5.5 (-10) -5.2 (-9) -3.9 (-7) -1.8 (-3) -3.2 (-6) -4 (-7) -7.4 (-13) -10.2 (-18) -11.2 (-20) -7 (-13)

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