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Locarno vs Hiroshima Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Hiroshima, Japan is approximately 9,427 km or 5,858 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Hiroshima bearing 324.6° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 223.6° or SW .
  • Both have a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Hiroshima is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 2.4 °C (4.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.4 °C (6.1°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 285.7 mm (11.2 in) more which is equivalent to 285.7 l/m² (7.01 US gal/ft²) or 2,857,000 l/ha (305,432 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/5 as much.
  • There are 22 more hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 03' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.8° lower in Locarno than in Hiroshima.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4°C (7.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) +-2 (-3) -3 (-6) -4 (-6) -2 (-4) -3 (-6) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -6 (-12) -5 (-9) -4 (-7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) 0 (0) +0 (+1) -1 (-3) -2 (-3) -1 (-3) -3 (-6) -5 (-10) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -2 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +0 (+0) 0 (-1) -1 (-2) -4 (-7) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +11 (+0) +4 (+0) -16 (-1) -11 (0) +62 (+2) -74 (-3) -39 (-2) +108 (+4) +20 (+1) +82 (+3) +80 (+3) +58 (+2) +286 (+11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 29' -0h 00' -0h 00' +0h 08' -0h 15' +2h 02' +2h 19' +0h 23' +0h 50' -1h 00' -1h 54' -1h 19'   +0h 03'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 06' -0h 40' -0h 07' +0h 27' +0h 58' +1h 14' +1h 07' +0h 40' +0h 06' -0h 28' -0h 59' -1h 15'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -11.6 -11.6 -11.6 -11.6 -11.6 -11.7 -11.8 -11.9 -11.8 -11.8 -11.8 -11.8   -11.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -5 -9 -8 -10 -8 -15 -18 -12 -7 -2 -4 -6   -8.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -1.8 (-3) -1.7 (-3) -1.5 (-3) -3.6 (-6) -3.5 (-6) -4.7 (-8) -7.1 (-13) -7.9 (-14) -5.1 (-9) -4.2 (-8) -4 (-7) -3.3 (-6) -4 (-7)

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