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Locarno vs Cayenne Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Cayenne, French Guiana is approximately 7,433 km or 4,619 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Cayenne bearing 41.3° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 71.8° or ENE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Cayenne has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Cayenne is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 14.1 °C (25.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18 °C (32.4°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1904 mm (75 in) less which is equivalent to 1904 l/m² (46.73 US gal/ft²) or 19,040,000 l/ha (2,035,502 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 62 more hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 10' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30.7° lower in Locarno than in Cayenne.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.2°C (29.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -22 (-40) -18 (-32) -15 (-27) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -16 (-29) -21 (-38) -24 (-43) -15 (-27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -22 (-39) -18 (-32) -15 (-27) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -5 (-8) -6 (-11) -9 (-15) -15 (-26) -19 (-34) -23 (-41) -14 (-25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -21 (-38) -18 (-32) -15 (-27) -10 (-18) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -13 (-23) -17 (-31) -21 (-38) -13 (-24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -375 (-15) -360 (-14) -339 (-13) -327 (-13) -374 (-15) -259 (-10) -67 (-3) +81 (+3) +163 (+6) +143 (+6) +30 (+1) -220 (-9) -1904 (-75)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 23' +1h 24' +1h 38' +2h 38' +2h 29' +2h 44' +2h 25' +0h 52' -1h 56' -3h 27' -3h 48' -2h 30'   +0h 10'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 52' -1h 46' -0h 19' +1h 13' +2h 32' +3h 14' +2h 55' +1h 46' +0h 16' -1h 15' -2h 34' -3h 14'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -41.2 -41.1 -41.1 -27.1 -10.5 -4.1 -10.2 -26.9 -40.9 -40.9 -41.1 -41.3   -30.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -16 -18 -21 -22 -20 -16 -13 -6 +0 +1 -6 -14   -12.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -25.1 (-45) -24.2 (-44) -21.8 (-39) -19.3 (-35) -13.9 (-25) -10.3 (-19) -7.3 (-13) -7.2 (-13) -8.1 (-15) -13.6 (-24) -19.5 (-35) -24.3 (-44) -16.2 (-29)

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