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Locarno vs Banff, Ab Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Banff, Ab, Canada is approximately 7,952 km or 4,942 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Banff, Ab bearing 37.1° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 147° or SSE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Banff, Ab has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Banff, Ab is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 9.7 °C (17.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.3 °C (9.5°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1372.1 mm (54 in) more which is equivalent to 1372.1 l/m² (33.67 US gal/ft²) or 13,721,000 l/ha (1,466,866 US gal/ac) more. About 4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5° higher in Locarno than in Banff, Ab.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+19) +7 (+12) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +4 (+8) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +10 (+17) +11 (+20) +7 (+12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +8 (+15) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +10 (+17) +8 (+15) +12 (+21) +14 (+24) +10 (+17)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +13 (+24) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +13 (+24) +11 (+20) +14 (+26) +16 (+28) +13 (+23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +25 (+1) +39 (+2) +72 (+3) +121 (+5) +159 (+6) +138 (+5) +156 (+6) +174 (+7) +151 (+6) +155 (+6) +122 (+5) +62 (+2) +1372 (+54)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 39' +0h 23' +0h 04' -0h 15' -0h 34' -0h 45' -0h 40' -0h 23' -0h 03' +0h 16' +0h 34' +0h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +5 +4.9 +4.9 +4.9 +5 +5.1 +5 +5.2 +5.2 +5.1 +5 +5   +5

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