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Locarno vs Fargo, North Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Fargo, North Dakota, Usa is approximately 7,391 km or 4,593 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Fargo, North Dakota bearing 46.7° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 134.1° or SE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Fargo, North Dakota has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Fargo, North Dakota is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 7.6 °C (13.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.7 °C (30.1°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1346.2 mm (53 in) more which is equivalent to 1346.2 l/m² (33.04 US gal/ft²) or 13,462,000 l/ha (1,439,177 US gal/ac) more. About 3 5/7 as much.
  • There are 325 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 53' less per day or about 7/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.7° higher in Locarno than in Fargo, North Dakota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.8°C (14°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+26) +13 (+24) +10 (+17) +3 (+5) +-1 (-2) +-2 (-4) +-3 (-5) +-2 (-4) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +7 (+13) +13 (+23) +5 (+8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +16 (+28) +11 (+21) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +1 (+3) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +5 (+8) +5 (+10) +10 (+18) +15 (+28) +8 (+14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+37) +18 (+33) +13 (+24) +9 (+16) +6 (+12) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +8 (+15) +9 (+15) +13 (+23) +18 (+33) +11 (+19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +39 (+2) +52 (+2) +66 (+3) +107 (+4) +154 (+6) +126 (+5) +138 (+5) +163 (+6) +145 (+6) +142 (+6) +134 (+5) +81 (+3) +1346 (+53)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 01' -1h 01' -0h 52' -1h 16' -2h 19' -0h 42' -1h 29' -0h 50' -0h 44' -1h 09' +0h 12' -0h 29'   -0h 53'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 05' +0h 03' +0h 00' -0h 02' -0h 04' -0h 05' -0h 05' -0h 03' -0h 00' +0h 02' +0h 04' +0h 05'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +0.7 +0.6 +0.6 +0.7 +0.7 +0.8 +0.8 +0.8 +0.9 +0.8 +0.7 +0.7   +0.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -10 -14 -12 +3 +13 +6 +7 +11 +14 +13 -2 -11   +1.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +14.9 (+27) +12.1 (+22) +7.9 (+14) +6 (+11) +5.8 (+10) +2.8 (+5) +2.6 (+5) +3.8 (+7) +7.8 (+14) +8 (+14) +8.9 (+16) +12.6 (+23) +7.8 (+14)

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