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Locarno vs Hofn, Holar I Hornafirdi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Hofn, Holar I Hornafirdi, Iceland is approximately 2,494 km or 1,550 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Hofn, Holar I Hornafirdi bearing 132.4° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 152.4° or SSE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Hofn, Holar I Hornafirdi has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc).
  • Both are in or near the boreal rain forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 7.9 °C (14.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9 °C (16.2°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 219 mm (8.6 in) more which is equivalent to 219 l/m² (5.37 US gal/ft²) or 2,190,000 l/ha (234,126 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/7 as much.
  • There are 1089 more hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 2h 58' more per day or about 2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18° higher in Locarno than in Hofn, Holar I Hornafirdi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.5°C (9.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +8 (+15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +7 (+12) +9 (+15) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +4 (+6) +8 (+14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +8 (+14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -136 (-5) -62 (-2) -29 (-1) +35 (+1) +119 (+5) +111 (+4) +119 (+5) +116 (+5) +43 (+2) +2 (+0) -14 (-1) -85 (-3) +219 (+9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 09' +2h 43' +2h 23' +2h 38' +1h 36' +3h 32' +4h 27' +3h 58' +3h 06' +2h 40' +2h 24' +3h 05'   +2h 58'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 55' +2h 04' +0h 21' -1h 22' -3h 16' -4h 47' -4h 01' -2h 05' -0h 18' +1h 25' +3h 19' +4h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +18 +18.1 +18 +18.1 +18.2 +18.2 +18.1 +18.2 +18.2 +18.1 +18 +17.9   +18
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -12 -14 -12 -12 -7 -10 -13 -10 -5 -5 -6 -10   -9.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +0.5 (+1) +0.9 (+2) +3.3 (+6) +5.3 (+10) +8.1 (+15) +8.3 (+15) +8.6 (+15) +8.8 (+16) +9.5 (+17) +6.8 (+12) +4.4 (+8) +1.3 (+2) +5.5 (+10)

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