Vs > Chicago, Illinois
Usa flag

Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa vs Chicago, Illinois Climate & Distance Between

Usa flag
  • The distance between Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa, Usa and Chicago, Illinois, Usa is approximately 1,000 km or 622 mi.
  • To reach Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa in this distance one would set out from Chicago, Illinois bearing 88.9° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa bearing 96.8° or E .
  • Both have a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Both are in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 1 °C (1.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.3 °C (2.3°F) less in Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 76 mm (3 in) more which is equivalent to 76 l/m² (1.87 US gal/ft²) or 760,000 l/ha (81,249 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.5° higher in Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa than in Chicago, Illinois.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa relative to Chicago, Illinois. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Chicago, Illinois vs Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) +2 (+3) 0 (+1) 0 (-1) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) 0 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -1 (-3) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) 0 (0) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -4 (-6) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) +1 (+2) +0 (+0) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +6 (+0) +14 (+1) -5 (0) -2 (0) -2 (0) -2 (0) +10 (+0) +4 (+0) +15 (+1) 0 (0) +22 (+1) +16 (+1) +76 (+3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 02' +0h 01' +0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 02' -0h 02' -0h 02' -0h 01' -0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 02' +0h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (░) +0.4 +0.4 +0.4 +0.5 +0.4 +0.4 +0.4 +0.4 +0.5 +0.4 +0.4 +0.5   +0.5

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa vs Chicago, Illinois Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Wilkes-Barre-Scranton, Pa

Climate Guides for Locations near Chicago, Illinois


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -