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Locarno vs Helsinki, Vantaa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Helsinki, Vantaa, Finland is approximately 1,894 km or 1,177 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Helsinki, Vantaa bearing 221.1° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 208° or SSW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Helsinki, Vantaa has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Helsinki, Vantaa is in or near the boreal wet forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 8.1 °C (14.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4 °C (7.2°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1189 mm (46.8 in) more which is equivalent to 1189 l/m² (29.18 US gal/ft²) or 11,890,000 l/ha (1,271,120 US gal/ac) more. About 2 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.1° higher in Locarno than in Helsinki, Vantaa.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +8 (+15) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +15 (+1) +32 (+1) +59 (+2) +116 (+5) +181 (+7) +154 (+6) +134 (+5) +145 (+6) +122 (+5) +112 (+4) +80 (+3) +39 (+2) +1189 (+47)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 29' +1h 23' +0h 14' -0h 56' -2h 07' -2h 56' -2h 33' -1h 24' -0h 12' +0h 58' +2h 09' +2h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +14.1 +14.1 +14.1 +14.2 +14.2 +14.2 +14.1 +14.1 +14.2 +14.1 +14 +14   +14.1

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