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Locarno vs Eldoret Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Eldoret, Kenya is approximately 5,694 km or 3,538 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Eldoret bearing 336.7° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 325.1° or NW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Eldoret has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Eldoret is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 4 °C (7.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.5 °C (29.7°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 737 mm (29 in) more which is equivalent to 737 l/m² (18.09 US gal/ft²) or 7,370,000 l/ha (787,902 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/3 as much.
  • There are 546 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 30.9° lower in Locarno than in Eldoret.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1°C (1.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-36) -19 (-34) -15 (-27) -10 (-18) -5 (-9) +0 (0) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +-1 (-2) -8 (-14) -14 (-25) -18 (-32) -9 (-15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -10 (-18) -5 (-9) -1 (-2) +4 (+7) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) -4 (-7) -9 (-16) -13 (-23) -4 (-7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) 0 (0) +3 (+5) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) 0 (0) -4 (-7) -7 (-13) +1 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +27 (+1) +23 (+1) +36 (+1) +3 (+0) +92 (+4) +94 (+4) +35 (+1) +29 (+1) +108 (+4) +137 (+5) +102 (+4) +51 (+2) +737 (+29)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 40' -3h 47' -2h 32' -1h 08' -0h 36' +0h 48' +3h 13' +2h 34' -0h 44' -2h 40' -3h 24' -5h 07'   -1h 30'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 06' -1h 54' -0h 20' +1h 18' +2h 44' +3h 28' +3h 08' +1h 54' +0h 18' -1h 21' -2h 46' -3h 28'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -45.4 -45.2 -44.1 -22.8 -6.2 +0.2 -5.8 -22.5 -43.8 -45.1 -45.5 -45.7   -30.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +29 +27 +23 +12 +12 +10 +2 +3 +18 +24 +22 +22   +17
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -4.2 (-8) -3.4 (-6) -2.2 (-4) -1.4 (-3) +2.2 (+4) +6.3 (+11) +7.6 (+14) +6.3 (+11) +7.3 (+13) +2.4 (+4) -2.8 (-5) -5.6 (-10) +1 (+2)

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