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Annual Climate Emissions and Hazard Information

Annual Weather Data

Month Average Average High Average Low Record High Record Low Average Precipitation Snowfall
January -3.7°C 0.9°C -8.4°C 10.0°C -21.7°C 14.8 mm 136.5 mm
February -1.3°C 3.7°C -6.4°C 15.0°C -21.1°C 35.5 mm 50.8 mm
March 4.5°C 9.6°C -0.6°C 21.1°C -7.8°C 45.8 mm 2.0 mm
April 11.0°C 17.0°C 5.0°C 27.8°C -1.7°C 72.9 mm
May 17.4°C 23.4°C 11.3°C 30.6°C 3.3°C 67.9 mm
June 21.2°C 26.1°C 16.3°C 35.6°C 10.6°C 133.0 mm
July 25.4°C 29.3°C 21.4°C 36.1°C 13.9°C 361.6 mm
August 26.4°C 30.5°C 22.3°C 36.1°C 16.1°C 214.0 mm
September 20.2°C 25.5°C 14.9°C 30.6°C 6.7°C 88.2 mm
October 13.8°C 20.0°C 7.6°C 27.8°C -1.1°C 48.8 mm
November 7.2°C 12.4°C 2.0°C 20.0°C -6.7°C 39.9 mm
December -0.5°C 4.0°C -4.9°C 17.8°C -18.3°C 32.2 mm 51.0 mm
Sources: NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Cyclone High (7)
Drought Low (2)
Flood High (10)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.

Suwon CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Suwon 1,663,353 t 14.1 t 245,673 t/km²
South Korea 597,763,145 t 12.3 t 6,033 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Other Cities in South Korea

Name Area Population
Andong 3.123 km² 15,830
Anyang, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea 4.136 km² 64,203
Bucheon 10.1 km² 195,721
Busan 170.4 km² 2.1 million
Chinhae, South Korea 21.8 km² 86,722
Chungju 3.972 km² 20,753
Daegu 60.8 km² 837,496
Daejeon 23.7 km² 353,527
Incheon 27.8 km² 350,881
Jeju 3.136 km² 14,723
Jeonju 12.4 km² 135,447
Jinju 10.1 km² 64,316
Naju 2.52 km² 5,557
Nonsan 2.251 km² 9,001
Sacheon 2.652 km² 7,769
Seoul 13 km² 258,110
South Korea South Hamyol 1.808 km² 1,370
South Korea, South Korea, Cheongju 9.5 km² 80,189
South Korea South Korea Masan 15.5 km² 159,260
South Korea, South Korea, P'Ohang 3.147 km² 16,438
South Korea South Korea Samch'Onp'o 2.536 km² 8,298
South Korea, South Korea, Uijongbu 6.6 km² 126,884
South Korea South Korea Yeanmudae 3.464 km² 3,755
South Korea, South Korea, Yoju 0.962 km² 358
Suwon 6.8 km² 117,883
Taejong, South Korea 3.286 km² 2,860
Ulsan 6.1 km² 74,169
Yeosu 2.769 km² 6,003
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