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Locarno vs Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories, Canada is approximately 7,214 km or 4,483 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories bearing 35.8° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 156.4° or SSE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 16.3 °C (29.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 24.1 °C (43.4°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1479.6 mm (58.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1479.6 l/m² (36.31 US gal/ft²) or 14,796,000 l/ha (1,581,791 US gal/ac) more. About 5 1/9 as much.
  • There are 561 more hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 1h 32' more per day or about 1 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.5° higher in Locarno than in Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.5°C (27.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Locarno relative to Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories vs Locarno.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +27 (+49) +23 (+42) +18 (+33) +10 (+18) +4 (+7) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +4 (+8) +9 (+16) +14 (+25) +23 (+41) +26 (+46) +14 (+24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +30 (+53) +27 (+48) +22 (+40) +13 (+24) +8 (+14) +5 (+10) +6 (+10) +7 (+13) +12 (+21) +15 (+27) +25 (+45) +28 (+50) +16 (+29)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+58) +30 (+54) +26 (+47) +17 (+30) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +10 (+19) +14 (+26) +16 (+29) +27 (+49) +30 (+55) +19 (+35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +36 (+1) +45 (+2) +75 (+3) +137 (+5) +186 (+7) +154 (+6) +154 (+6) +174 (+7) +165 (+6) +149 (+6) +126 (+5) +78 (+3) +1480 (+58)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 44' +2h 20' +2h 00' +0h 38' -1h 30' +0h 06' +1h 05' +0h 48' +2h 46' +2h 13' +2h 26' +2h 52'   +1h 32'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 56' +1h 37' +0h 16' -1h 04' -2h 29' -3h 28' -3h 00' -1h 37' -0h 14' +1h 07' +2h 31' +3h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +15.5 +15.4 +15.4 +15.5 +15.6 +15.6 +15.6 +15.7 +15.8 +15.7 +15.5 +15.4   +15.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -10 -15 -11 -1 +12 +13 +9 +8 +6 -3 -15 -13   -1.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +26.8 (+48) +22.6 (+41) +18.5 (+33) +11.5 (+21) +9.9 (+18) +8.3 (+15) +7.6 (+14) +8.7 (+16) +12.3 (+22) +13.4 (+24) +21.3 (+38) +24.6 (+44) +15.5 (+28)

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