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Locarno vs Changsha Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Changsha, China is approximately 8,765 km or 5,447 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Changsha bearing 316.8° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 240.6° or WSW .
  • Both have a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Changsha is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 4.5 °C (8.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.5 °C (9.9°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 309 mm (12.2 in) more which is equivalent to 309 l/m² (7.58 US gal/ft²) or 3,090,000 l/ha (330,342 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/5 as much.
  • There are 726 more hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 2h 00' more per day or about 1 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.9° lower in Locarno than in Changsha.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.9°C (14.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -6 (-10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -5 (-8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -3 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -8 (0) -58 (-2) -29 (-1) -50 (-2) +4 (+0) -56 (-2) +89 (+4) +104 (+4) +115 (+5) +102 (+4) +67 (+3) +29 (+1) +309 (+12)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 27' +3h 36' +3h 01' +4h 32' +2h 38' +3h 36' +2h 29' +1h 01' +1h 32' -1h 19' +0h 16' +1h 11'   +2h 00'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 32' -0h 56' -0h 10' +0h 38' +1h 21' +1h 44' +1h 34' +0h 56' +0h 08' -0h 40' -1h 22' -1h 44'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -17.8 -17.7 -17.8 -17.8 -17.8 -17.9 -17.9 -18 -18 -17.9 -18 -17.9   -17.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -20 -27 -26 -25 -20 -18 -16 -11 -10 -9 -14 -16   -17.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -4.3 (-8) -6.3 (-11) -8.1 (-15) -10.1 (-18) -10 (-18) -9.8 (-18) -9.9 (-18) -9.7 (-17) -7.9 (-14) -6.6 (-12) -6.5 (-12) -5.7 (-10) -7.9 (-14)

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