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Locarno vs Dhahran Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Dhahran, Saudi Arabia is approximately 4,251 km or 2,641 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Dhahran bearing 312.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 286.8° or WNW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Dhahran has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The average temperature is 13.3 °C (23.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.2 °C (0.4°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1761 mm (69.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1761 l/m² (43.22 US gal/ft²) or 17,610,000 l/ha (1,882,626 US gal/ac) more. About 23 2/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.9° lower in Locarno than in Dhahran.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.5°C (17°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -21 (-38) -24 (-43) -22 (-40) -24 (-43) -22 (-40) -19 (-34) -21 (-38) -22 (-40) -24 (-43) -23 (-41) -22 (-40) -22 (-40)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -15 (-26) -13 (-24) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -15 (-27) -14 (-26) -13 (-23) -13 (-24)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -6 (-11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +42 (+2) +48 (+2) +73 (+3) +141 (+6) +215 (+8) +198 (+8) +207 (+8) +225 (+9) +195 (+8) +184 (+7) +147 (+6) +86 (+3) +1761 (+69)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 40' -1h 01' -0h 11' +0h 42' +1h 28' +1h 53' +1h 42' +1h 01' +0h 09' -0h 43' -1h 29' -1h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -19.8 -19.8 -19.8 -19.8 -19.8 -19.8 -19.8 -19.9 -19.9 -19.8 -19.9 -19.9   -19.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -9 -8 -1 +4 +20 +29 +26 +21 +16 +10 +4 -1   +9.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -13.5 (-24) -13.1 (-24) -12.1 (-22) -11.1 (-20) -7.6 (-14) -2.7 (-5) -3 (-5) -5.8 (-10) -7.9 (-14) -11.7 (-21) -12.7 (-23) -12.3 (-22) -9.5 (-17)

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