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Locarno vs Gisborne Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Gisborne, New Zealand is approximately 18,796 km or 11,680 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Gisborne bearing 316.7° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 230.6° or SW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Gisborne has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Gisborne is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The mean temperature is 1.6 °C (2.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.6 °C (17.3°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 803.9 mm (31.6 in) more which is equivalent to 803.9 l/m² (19.73 US gal/ft²) or 8,039,000 l/ha (859,422 US gal/ac) more. About 1 7/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.9° lower in Locarno than in Gisborne.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -14 (-26) -9 (-17) -3 (-5) +4 (+7) +10 (+18) +13 (+24) +11 (+21) +7 (+13) -1 (-1) -8 (-14) -14 (-25) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -7 (0) -6 (0) 0 (0) +64 (+3) +128 (+5) +70 (+3) +89 (+4) +117 (+5) +101 (+4) +126 (+5) +96 (+4) +26 (+1) +804 (+32)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 29' -3h 23' -0h 37' +2h 20' +4h 51' +6h 09' +5h 34' +3h 24' +0h 32' -2h 25' -4h 55' -6h 10'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -47.2 -28.5 -7.1 +16.2 +32.9 +39.4 +33.4 +16.7 -6 -28.7 -47.1 -54.4   -6.9

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