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Locarno vs Harare Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Harare, Zimbabwe is approximately 7,471 km or 4,642 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Harare bearing 343.4° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 336.9° or NNW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Harare has a subtropical highland climate with dry winters (Cwb).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Harare is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 5.8 °C (10.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.7 °C (21.1°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1034.8 mm (40.7 in) more which is equivalent to 1034.8 l/m² (25.4 US gal/ft²) or 10,348,000 l/ha (1,106,270 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/7 as much.
  • There are 585 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 1h 35' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25.6° lower in Locarno than in Harare.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.9°C (7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -19 (-34) -15 (-27) -10 (-19) -4 (-8) +2 (+3) +5 (+8) +1 (+2) +-5 (-9) -12 (-22) -17 (-31) -20 (-36) -10 (-18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-32) -16 (-29) -12 (-22) -7 (-12) 0 (0) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) +0 (+1) -8 (-14) -13 (-24) -17 (-30) -6 (-10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -14 (-24) -10 (-17) -3 (-6) +4 (+8) +11 (+20) +14 (+24) +11 (+19) +6 (+10) -3 (-6) -9 (-16) -14 (-25) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -135 (-5) -81 (-3) -3 (0) +112 (+4) +206 (+8) +196 (+8) +205 (+8) +223 (+9) +186 (+7) +148 (+6) +51 (+2) -73 (-3) +1035 (+41)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 03' -0h 59' -0h 50' -1h 14' -1h 42' -0h 00' +0h 19' -1h 00' -2h 38' -3h 58' -2h 54' -2h 09'   -1h 35'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 04' -2h 30' -0h 27' +1h 44' +3h 36' +4h 33' +4h 07' +2h 31' +0h 23' -1h 47' -3h 38' -4h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -62.7 -48.6 -27.6 -4.4 +12.2 +18.6 +12.6 -4.1 -26.9 -48.9 -62.3 -64.1   -25.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -11 -15 -13 -5 +5 +9 +12 +20 +27 +26 +11 -3   +5.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -19.2 (-35) -18.4 (-33) -14.6 (-26) -7.7 (-14) +1.2 (+2) +8.1 (+15) +11.7 (+21) +11 (+20) +7.8 (+14) -0.4 (-1) -9.9 (-18) -16.5 (-30) -3.9 (-7)

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