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Locarno vs Ghardaia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Ghardaia, Algeria is approximately 1,590 km or 988 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Ghardaia bearing 14.2° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 17.5° or NNE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Ghardaia has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Ghardaia is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 8.7 °C (15.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.3 °C (4.1°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1778.3 mm (70 in) more which is equivalent to 1778.3 l/m² (43.64 US gal/ft²) or 17,783,000 l/ha (1,901,121 US gal/ac) more. About 29 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.8° lower in Locarno than in Ghardaia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -9 (-15) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -9 (-16) -9 (-15) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -9 (-16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +48 (+2) +58 (+2) +86 (+3) +146 (+6) +212 (+8) +196 (+8) +207 (+8) +224 (+9) +190 (+7) +178 (+7) +140 (+6) +94 (+4) +1778 (+70)
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 -13.8 -13.7 -13.7 -13.7 -13.7 -13.7 -13.7 -13.7 -13.8 -13.8   -13.8

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