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Locarno vs Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii, Hawaii is approximately 12,511 km or 7,775 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii bearing 12° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 163.6° or SSE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 10.7 °C (19.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17 °C (30.6°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1441.5 mm (56.8 in) less which is equivalent to 1441.5 l/m² (35.38 US gal/ft²) or 14,415,000 l/ha (1,541,059 US gal/ac) less. About 5/9 as much.
  • There are 630 more hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 1h 43' more per day or about 1 3/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25.5° lower in Locarno than in Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11.1°C (20.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Locarno relative to Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii vs Locarno.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-39) -20 (-35) -15 (-28) -12 (-21) -8 (-15) -5 (-9) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -7 (-12) -12 (-22) -17 (-31) -21 (-37) -12 (-22)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-34) -18 (-32) -14 (-26) -11 (-19) -7 (-13) -4 (-7) -2 (-3) -3 (-6) -6 (-10) -11 (-20) -15 (-28) -18 (-33) -11 (-19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-30) -16 (-28) -13 (-23) -10 (-17) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -4 (-8) -10 (-18) -13 (-24) -16 (-29) -9 (-17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -195 (-8) -198 (-8) -261 (-10) -235 (-9) -36 (-1) +41 (+2) -40 (-2) -12 (0) -22 (-1) -59 (-2) -217 (-9) -209 (-8) -1442 (-57)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 42' +0h 14' +1h 36' +2h 54' +3h 30' +2h 52' +3h 15' +3h 11' +2h 36' +0h 36' +0h 28' +0h 03'   +1h 43'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 04' -1h 16' -0h 13' +0h 52' +1h 49' +2h 20' +2h 06' +1h 16' +0h 11' -0h 54' -1h 51' -2h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -26.4 -26.5 -26.6 -26.6 -24.9 -19 -24.2 -26.2 -26.2 -26.1 -26.3 -26.5   -25.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -5 -9 -8 -8 -5 -3 -5 -6 +2 +3 -3 -6   -4.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -19 (-34) -18.5 (-33) -15.3 (-28) -12 (-22) -8.1 (-15) -4.6 (-8) -2.9 (-5) -4.4 (-8) -4.9 (-9) -10.1 (-18) -15.3 (-28) -18.6 (-33) -11.1 (-20)

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