Vs > Jos
Switzerland flag

Locarno vs Jos Climate & Distance Between

Nigeria flag
  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Jos, Nigeria is approximately 4,036 km or 2,508 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Jos bearing 359.9° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 359.9° or N .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Jos has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Jos is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 9.2 °C (16.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.3 °C (27.5°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 525.2 mm (20.7 in) more which is equivalent to 525.2 l/m² (12.89 US gal/ft²) or 5,252,000 l/ha (561,474 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29.8° lower in Locarno than in Jos.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -22 (-39) -19 (-35) -15 (-27) -9 (-17) -4 (-6) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) -4 (-7) -12 (-21) -18 (-32) -21 (-38) -12 (-22)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -16 (-29) -12 (-22) -7 (-13) -2 (-3) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) -2 (-4) -9 (-17) -13 (-24) -16 (-29) -9 (-16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-21) -13 (-24) -13 (-23) -9 (-17) -5 (-9) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) -1 (-1) -7 (-12) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -6 (-11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +56 (+2) +60 (+2) +63 (+2) +60 (+2) +56 (+2) -1 (0) -97 (-4) -65 (-3) -3 (0) +147 (+6) +152 (+6) +97 (+4) +525 (+21)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 37' -1h 36' -0h 17' +1h 06' +2h 18' +2h 56' +2h 39' +1h 36' +0h 15' -1h 08' -2h 20' -2h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -36.2 -36.1 -36.2 -32.1 -15.5 -9.1 -15.1 -31.8 -36.1 -36 -36.2 -36.3   -29.8

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Locarno vs Jos Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Locarno

Climate Guides for Locations near Jos


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -