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Locarno vs Hassi Messaoud Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Hassi Messaoud, Algeria is approximately 1,629 km or 1,012 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Hassi Messaoud bearing 7.4° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 9.1° or N .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Hassi Messaoud has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Hassi Messaoud is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 9.9 °C (17.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.3 °C (5.9°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1796.2 mm (70.7 in) more which is equivalent to 1796.2 l/m² (44.08 US gal/ft²) or 17,962,000 l/ha (1,920,257 US gal/ac) more. About 42 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.5° lower in Locarno than in Hassi Messaoud.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-15) -9 (-17) -9 (-16) -9 (-17) -10 (-19) -12 (-21) -11 (-21) -12 (-22) -10 (-19) -10 (-18) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -10 (-18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +49 (+2) +59 (+2) +85 (+3) +149 (+6) +214 (+8) +197 (+8) +206 (+8) +224 (+9) +193 (+8) +180 (+7) +147 (+6) +93 (+4) +1796 (+71)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 18' -0h 47' -0h 08' +0h 32' +1h 09' +1h 28' +1h 19' +0h 47' +0h 07' -0h 33' -1h 09' -1h 28'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -14.4 -14.4 -14.5 -14.5 -14.4 -14.5 -14.5 -14.5 -14.4 -14.4 -14.5 -14.5   -14.5

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