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Locarno vs Dar Es Salaam Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania is approximately 6,620 km or 4,114 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Dar Es Salaam bearing 336° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 324.4° or NW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Dar Es Salaam has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Dar Es Salaam is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 13.3 °C (23.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15 °C (27°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 692 mm (27.2 in) more which is equivalent to 692 l/m² (16.98 US gal/ft²) or 6,920,000 l/ha (739,794 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/5 as much.
  • There are 550 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 1h 30' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29.9° lower in Locarno than in Dar Es Salaam.
  • Relative humidity levels are 14% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.7°C (28.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-49) -25 (-45) -21 (-38) -16 (-29) -11 (-20) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -8 (-14) -15 (-27) -21 (-38) -26 (-47) -15 (-27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-45) -23 (-41) -20 (-35) -15 (-27) -10 (-17) -4 (-7) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -6 (-10) -13 (-23) -19 (-33) -24 (-42) -13 (-24)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -21 (-38) -18 (-32) -14 (-25) -8 (-14) -2 (-4) 0 (0) 0 (0) -3 (-5) -10 (-18) -16 (-29) -21 (-38) -11 (-20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -22 (-1) +11 (+0) -38 (-1) -116 (-5) +40 (+2) +156 (+6) +176 (+7) +198 (+8) +167 (+7) +119 (+5) +20 (+1) -19 (-1) +692 (+27)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 34' -2h 41' -1h 01' +1h 42' -0h 15' +0h 50' +1h 36' -0h 15' -1h 44' -3h 44' -4h 26' -4h 30'   -1h 30'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 28' -2h 08' -0h 23' +1h 28' +3h 04' +3h 54' +3h 31' +2h 08' +0h 20' -1h 31' -3h 06' -3h 54'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -52.7 -51.7 -38.5 -15.4 +1.2 +7.6 +1.5 -15.1 -37.8 -51.6 -52.7 -53   -29.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -8 -18 -22 -23 -18 -15 -16 -10 -7 -6 -11 -14   -14
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -25.3 (-46) -25.6 (-46) -23.4 (-42) -19.5 (-35) -13 (-23) -7.2 (-13) -5 (-9) -4.2 (-8) -6.8 (-12) -13.3 (-24) -20.1 (-36) -25.2 (-45) -15.7 (-28)

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