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Locarno vs Hokitika Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Hokitika, New Zealand is approximately 18,549 km or 11,527 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Hokitika bearing 291.3° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 261.3° or W .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Hokitika has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The annual average temperature is 0.9 °C (1.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11 °C (19.8°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 992.1 mm (39.1 in) less which is equivalent to 992.1 l/m² (24.35 US gal/ft²) or 9,921,000 l/ha (1,060,621 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • There are 431 more hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 1h 10' more per day or about 1 1/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.8° lower in Locarno than in Hokitika.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -12 (-22) -7 (-13) -1 (-2) +5 (+9) +11 (+20) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +9 (+16) +1 (+2) -6 (-11) -11 (-20) +0 (+0)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -7 (-13) -1 (-1) +6 (+11) +12 (+22) +15 (+27) +13 (+24) +9 (+17) +2 (+3) -5 (-9) -10 (-19) +1 (+2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -5 (-9) +1 (+2) +8 (+14) +14 (+25) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +11 (+20) +3 (+5) -2 (-4) -8 (-14) +3 (+5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -189 (-7) -105 (-4) -129 (-5) -81 (-3) -28 (-1) -23 (-1) -19 (-1) +5 (+0) -64 (-3) -81 (-3) -111 (-4) -167 (-7) -992 (-39)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 29' -0h 36' +0h 42' +2h 18' +2h 58' +4h 50' +4h 58' +3h 56' +1h 42' -0h 01' -1h 46' -2h 27'   +1h 10'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 52' -3h 37' -0h 39' +2h 29' +5h 11' +6h 35' +5h 58' +3h 37' +0h 34' -2h 35' -5h 15' -6h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -43.1 -24.5 -3 +20.3 +36.9 +43.4 +37.4 +20.8 -2 -24.7 -43.1 -50.3   -2.8

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