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Locarno vs Damascus (Intl) Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Damascus (Intl), Syria is approximately 2,736 km or 1,700 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Damascus (Intl) bearing 309.4° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 291.4° or WNW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Damascus (Intl) has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Damascus (Intl) is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The mean temperature is 4 °C (7.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.9 °C (1.6°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1696.3 mm (66.8 in) more which is equivalent to 1696.3 l/m² (41.63 US gal/ft²) or 16,963,000 l/ha (1,813,457 US gal/ac) more. About 12 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.8° lower in Locarno than in Damascus (Intl).

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -10 (-19) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -11 (-20) -12 (-21) -10 (-19) -8 (-15) -10 (-17)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) -4 (-8) -4 (-8) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -4 (-8) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -4 (-7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +1 (+3) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +3 (+6) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) +2 (+3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +27 (+1) +39 (+2) +76 (+3) +142 (+6) +212 (+8) +197 (+8) +207 (+8) +225 (+9) +195 (+8) +175 (+7) +131 (+5) +71 (+3) +1696 (+67)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 10' -0h 42' -0h 07' +0h 29' +1h 02' +1h 20' +1h 11' +0h 42' +0h 06' -0h 30' -1h 03' -1h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -12.7 -12.7 -12.7 -12.7 -12.7 -12.7 -12.8 -12.8 -12.7 -12.7 -12.8 -12.8   -12.8

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