Prague Climate & Temperature
- Prague, Czech Republic is at 50°6'N, 14°15'E, 365 m (1199 ft). See map.
- Prague has a marine west coast climate that is mild with no dry season, warm summers. Heavy precipitation occurs during mild winters which are dominated by mid-latitude cyclones. Seasonality is moderate (Köppen-Geiger classification: Cfb).
- According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Prague is situated in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
- The mean temperature is 7.8 degrees Celsius (46 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
- Average monthly temperatures vary by 19.1 °C (34.4°F). This indicates that the continentality type is oceanic, subtype semicontinental.
- In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 1.7°C (35°F) on average falling to -4.3°C (24.3°F) overnight.
- In spring time temperatures climb reaching 13.1°C (55.5°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 2.7°C (36.9°F).
- During summer average high temperatures are 22.6°C (72.6°F) and average low temperatures are 11.2°C (52.2°F).
- Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 12.7°C (54.9°F) during the day and lows of 4.1°C (39.4°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
- Total annual Precipitation averages 526.3 mm (20.7 inches) which is equivalent to 526.3 Litres/m² (12.91 Gallons/ft²).
- On average there are 1902 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
- If you were to burrow down through the Earth from Prague you would come out nearest to the climate station at Te Wharau, Glenburn, New Zealand (Warm temperate thorn steppe biome).
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