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Locarno vs Farah Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Farah, Afghanistan is approximately 4,744 km or 2,948 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Farah bearing 304.9° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 269.4° or W .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Farah has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Farah is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 7.9 °C (14.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.6 °C (13.7°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1744.9 mm (68.7 in) more which is equivalent to 1744.9 l/m² (42.82 US gal/ft²) or 17,449,000 l/ha (1,865,414 US gal/ac) more. About 19 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.8° lower in Locarno than in Farah.
  • Relative humidity levels are 21.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.9°C (1.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-17) -10 (-18) -12 (-22) -15 (-26) -17 (-30) -18 (-32) -17 (-30) -16 (-28) -14 (-26) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -11 (-20) -14 (-25)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-8) -5 (-10) -8 (-14) -10 (-17) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -12 (-21) -10 (-19) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -8 (-15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+0) -1 (-3) -3 (-6) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -4 (-8) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +32 (+1) +40 (+2) +71 (+3) +145 (+6) +214 (+8) +198 (+8) +207 (+8) +225 (+9) +195 (+8) +184 (+7) +149 (+6) +87 (+3) +1745 (+69)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 15' -0h 45' -0h 08' +0h 31' +1h 06' +1h 25' +1h 16' +0h 45' +0h 07' -0h 32' -1h 07' -1h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -13.7 -13.7 -13.7 -13.7 -13.7 -13.8 -13.8 -13.8 -13.8 -13.8 -13.8 -13.8   -13.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +4 +2 +6 +9 +25 +33 +33 +34 +37 +32 +25 +15   +21.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -2.8 (-5) -4.3 (-8) -5.6 (-10) -6.6 (-12) -2.5 (-5) +0.3 (+1) +1.2 (+2) +1.9 (+3) +4.5 (+8) +2.3 (+4) +1.9 (+3) -0.8 (-1) -0.9 (-2)

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