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Locarno vs Guangzhou Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Guangzhou, China is approximately 9,219 km or 5,729 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Guangzhou bearing 317.5° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 243.6° or WSW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Guangzhou has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Guangzhou is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 9.2 °C (16.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.3 °C (7.7°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 158 mm (6.2 in) more which is equivalent to 158 l/m² (3.88 US gal/ft²) or 1,580,000 l/ha (168,912 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.9° lower in Locarno than in Guangzhou.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-24) -11 (-21) -11 (-19) -11 (-19) -10 (-19) -8 (-15) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -9 (-17) -13 (-23) -14 (-26) -15 (-26) -11 (-19)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-19) -10 (-18) -10 (-17) -10 (-18) -10 (-17) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -8 (-15) -11 (-20) -11 (-21) -11 (-20) -9 (-17)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -9 (-17) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -10 (-17) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -11 (-19) -10 (-17) -9 (-16) -9 (-16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +13 (+1) -2 (0) +8 (+0) -29 (-1) -68 (-3) -60 (-2) -21 (-1) +4 (+0) +23 (+1) +106 (+4) +110 (+4) +74 (+3) +158 (+6)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 52' -1h 08' -0h 12' +0h 46' +1h 38' +2h 06' +1h 53' +1h 08' +0h 10' -0h 48' -1h 40' -2h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -22.8 -22.7 -22.8 -22.8 -22.7 -22.3 -22.7 -23 -23 -22.9 -23 -23   -22.9

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