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Locarno vs West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands, Australia is approximately 10,830 km or 6,730 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands bearing 315.7° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 279.9° or W .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • The mean annual temperature is 14 °C (25.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.9 °C (32.2°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 98.5 mm (3.9 in) less which is equivalent to 98.5 l/m² (2.42 US gal/ft²) or 985,000 l/ha (105,303 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.3° lower in Locarno than in West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Locarno relative to West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands vs Locarno.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-44) -23 (-41) -19 (-34) -15 (-26) -10 (-18) -5 (-10) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -6 (-11) -13 (-23) -19 (-34) -23 (-42) -13 (-24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -23 (-41) -19 (-35) -15 (-28) -11 (-20) -6 (-11) -3 (-6) -4 (-8) -7 (-12) -13 (-24) -19 (-33) -23 (-41) -14 (-25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-42) -23 (-41) -20 (-36) -16 (-29) -12 (-21) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -8 (-14) -14 (-25) -18 (-33) -23 (-41) -15 (-26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -150 (-6) -110 (-4) -156 (-6) -97 (-4) +29 (+1) -11 (0) +10 (+0) +107 (+4) +111 (+4) +134 (+5) +54 (+2) -20 (-1) -99 (-4)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 45' -2h 19' -0h 25' +1h 35' +3h 19' +4h 12' +3h 48' +2h 19' +0h 21' -1h 39' -3h 21' -4h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -57.8 -53 -33.4 -10.2 +6.5 +12.9 +6.9 -9.8 -32.5 -52.9 -57.8 -58.3   -28.3

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