North Korea weather averages for holidays in 2017/2018

Check North Korea weather averages before you book your next holiday in 2017/2018. Today's maximum temperature in North Korea is expected to be 28°C, while the average maximum temperature in August is 29°C. The holiday weather guide shown below is for Pyongyang.

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North Korea weather averages

Check North Korea weather averages before you book your next holiday. The warmest months in North Korea are July and August with an average maximum temperature of 29°C. The sunniest months are April, May and June with on average 8 hours of bright sunshine per day. The months with the least number of days with some rain are January and February with 5 days. The North Korea weather averages shown below are for Pyongyang.

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North Korea weather today

Here is the weather in North Korea today, Tuesday 22nd August 2017. Expect sunshine and showers in North Korea with a maximum temperature of 28°C, moderate levels of heat & humidity and 1 hour of bright sunshine. There are 0-2 mm of rainfall expected with 50% chance of some rain and little or no wind of 5 kph from the west. The weather forecast shown below is for Pyongyang.

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    °C maximum temperature
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    °C minimum temperature
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    mm of rainfall expected
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    low heat & humidity
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    kph wind from W

5-day weather forecast

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North Korea weather overview

North Korea has a wide coastal plain in the west rising to mountains in the interior and north and its long border with Manchuria brings it ill winds from China and Siberia which exacerbate its already harsh winters. Snow falls heavily and temperatures are icy enough to freeze rivers for up to four months! July to August are the hottest, most humid and rainiest months. Rainfall is possible at any time of year but tends to tail off in the spring and autumn when temperatures are mild.

What to pack for North Korea weather

Take light clothing and a raincoat in the summer, fairly warm attire in the spring and autumn and Dr Zhivago-style gear to face the winter.

Tropical cyclone risk: North Korea typhoon season

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The North Korea tropical cyclone risk chart above shows the typhoon season for Pyongyang, North Korea.

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North Korea holiday weather averages by month

Check North Korea holiday weather averages for a particular month by selecting from the list below. Monthly weather guides include figures for temperature, rainfall, sunshine hours and sea temperature plus daily sunrise & sunset times.

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Compare North Korea weather with the USA

Below the North Korea weather chart shows maximum daytime temperature for North Korea (Pyongyang) and the USA (Washington). For more weather parameters or to change the destinations shown visit the comparison weather tool.

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