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Locarno vs Baghdad Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Baghdad, Iraq is approximately 3,317 km or 2,061 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Baghdad bearing 306.2° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 283° or WNW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Baghdad has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Baghdad is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 10.2 °C (18.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5 °C (9°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1684 mm (66.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1684 l/m² (41.33 US gal/ft²) or 16,840,000 l/ha (1,800,308 US gal/ac) more. About 11 4/5 as much.
  • There are 958 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 2h 37' less per day or about 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13° lower in Locarno than in Baghdad.
  • Relative humidity levels are 21.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.6°C (2.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -14 (-25) -17 (-31) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -19 (-34) -18 (-32) -18 (-32) -15 (-27) -12 (-22) -15 (-27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -12 (-22) -12 (-22) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -10 (-18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -5 (-9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +30 (+1) +35 (+1) +65 (+3) +136 (+5) +209 (+8) +198 (+8) +207 (+8) +225 (+9) +195 (+8) +182 (+7) +131 (+5) +71 (+3) +1684 (+66)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 58' -1h 48' -1h 52' -1h 34' -2h 46' -3h 12' -2h 05' -3h 01' -3h 46' -3h 40' -3h 06' -2h 34'   -2h 37'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 11' -0h 43' -0h 07' +0h 29' +1h 02' +1h 20' +1h 12' +0h 43' +0h 06' -0h 30' -1h 03' -1h 21'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -12.8 -12.8 -12.9 -12.9 -12.8 -12.9 -12.9 -12.9 -12.9 -12.9 -13 -13   -13
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -7 -1 +6 +16 +33 +42 +40 +43 +43 +36 +14 -6   +21.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -7.8 (-14) -7.5 (-14) -5.5 (-10) -4.7 (-8) +0.2 (+0) +5.7 (+10) +5.6 (+10) +4.9 (+9) +4.4 (+8) -0.4 (-1) -6.1 (-11) -8.1 (-15) -1.6 (-3)

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