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Locarno vs Cuzco Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Cuzco, Peru is approximately 10,395 km or 6,460 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Cuzco bearing 43.2° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 74° or ENE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Cuzco has a subtropical highland climate with dry winters (Cwb).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Cuzco is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 0.6 °C (1.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.6 °C (28.1°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1103 mm (43.4 in) more which is equivalent to 1103 l/m² (27.07 US gal/ft²) or 11,030,000 l/ha (1,179,180 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/2 as much.
  • There are 64 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 10' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.8° lower in Locarno than in Cuzco.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.7°C (4.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -12 (-21) -8 (-15) -5 (-8) +-1 (-1) +4 (+6) +7 (+12) +5 (+9) +2 (+3) -5 (-9) -11 (-19) -15 (-27) +-4 (-8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-17) -8 (-15) -5 (-8) 0 (-1) +5 (+9) +10 (+18) +13 (+23) +11 (+19) +7 (+13) 0 (0) -5 (-10) -10 (-17) +1 (+1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-10) -5 (-8) -1 (-2) +4 (+7) +10 (+19) +17 (+30) +19 (+34) +16 (+29) +12 (+22) +5 (+8) 0 (0) -5 (-8) +6 (+10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -104 (-4) -70 (-3) -15 (-1) +109 (+4) +207 (+8) +196 (+8) +203 (+8) +217 (+9) +173 (+7) +138 (+5) +73 (+3) -23 (-1) +1103 (+43)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 23' +1h 07' +0h 34' -0h 02' -0h 48' +0h 48' +0h 50' +0h 46' +0h 16' -1h 15' -2h 30' -1h 25'   -0h 10'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 49' -2h 21' -0h 25' +1h 37' +3h 23' +4h 17' +3h 53' +2h 22' +0h 22' -1h 41' -3h 25' -4h 17'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -59.2 -52.1 -31.9 -8.7 +7.9 +14.3 +8.1 -8.6 -31.3 -52.4 -58.9 -59.7   -27.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0 -6 -6 -2 +8 +15 +15 +19 +18 +19 +16 +6   +8.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.9 (-16) -8.8 (-16) -5.8 (-10) -0.9 (-2) +6.5 (+12) +13.2 (+24) +15.8 (+28) +14.9 (+27) +11 (+20) +4.4 (+8) -1.2 (-2) -7.5 (-14) +2.7 (+5)

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