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Locarno vs Istanbul Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Istanbul, Turkey is approximately 1,725 km or 1,072 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Istanbul bearing 296.3° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 282.3° or WNW .
  • Both have a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Istanbul is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 1.5 °C (2.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.5 °C (2.7°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1401 mm (55.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1401 l/m² (34.38 US gal/ft²) or 14,010,000 l/ha (1,497,762 US gal/ac) more. About 4 1/5 as much.
  • There are 135 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 21' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.2° lower in Locarno than in Istanbul.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.8°C (6.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) +0 (0) +-1 (-2) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -3 (-5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -4 (-6) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -2 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) 0 (0) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) 0 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +29 (+1) +36 (+1) +59 (+2) +107 (+4) +138 (+5) +134 (+5) +179 (+7) +201 (+8) +170 (+7) +155 (+6) +123 (+5) +70 (+3) +1401 (+55)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 36' +1h 50' +1h 32' +0h 40' -1h 42' -2h 12' -2h 29' -2h 30' -1h 26' -0h 46' +0h 18' +0h 52'   -0h 21'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 32' -0h 19' -0h 03' +0h 13' +0h 28' +0h 37' +0h 33' +0h 19' +0h 03' -0h 13' -0h 28' -0h 37'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -5.1 -5.1 -5.2 -5.1 -5.1 -5.2 -5.2 -5.2 -5.2 -5.2 -5.2 -5.2   -5.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -16 -18 -17 -15 -11 -8 -8 -5 -5 -8 -12 -15   -11.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -5.1 (-9) -4.3 (-8) -2.6 (-5) -2.8 (-5) -2.9 (-5) -2.4 (-4) -2.3 (-4) -3.1 (-6) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -6.2 (-11) -6.5 (-12) -3.8 (-7)

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