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Locarno vs Kabul Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Kabul, Afghanistan is approximately 5,147 km or 3,199 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Kabul bearing 303.6° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 262.1° or W .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Kabul has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Kabul is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 0.6 °C (1.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.8 °C (14°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1528 mm (60.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1528 l/m² (37.5 US gal/ft²) or 15,280,000 l/ha (1,633,533 US gal/ac) more. About 5 8/9 as much.
  • There are 799 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 2h 10' less per day or about 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.6° lower in Locarno than in Kabul.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.1°C (7.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +-2 (-3) -4 (-8) -5 (-10) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -6 (-12) +-5 (-9) +-2 (-4) +-4 (-7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+10) +5 (+9) +2 (+3) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -1 (-1) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +3 (+6) +1 (+1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+15) +8 (+14) +4 (+8) +3 (+5) +4 (+8) +5 (+8) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +5 (+10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +22 (+1) +3 (+0) +25 (+1) +81 (+3) +193 (+8) +197 (+8) +201 (+8) +223 (+9) +193 (+8) +181 (+7) +133 (+5) +75 (+3) +1528 (+60)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 38' -0h 31' +0h 25' +0h 14' -3h 11' -3h 10' -2h 13' -2h 46' -2h 54' -4h 11' -3h 48' -2h 21'   -2h 10'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 05' -0h 39' -0h 07' +0h 27' +0h 57' +1h 14' +1h 06' +0h 39' +0h 06' -0h 28' -0h 58' -1h 14'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -11.5 -11.5 -11.6 -11.5 -11.5 -11.6 -11.6 -11.6 -11.6 -11.6 -11.7 -11.6   -11.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -4 -10 -6 -2 +15 +27 +25 +27 +30 +28 +16 +2   +12.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +4 (+7) +2.6 (+5) +0.3 (+1) -1.3 (-2) +2.8 (+5) +5.7 (+10) +5.6 (+10) +5.7 (+10) +7.8 (+14) +7.2 (+13) +5.3 (+10) +3.3 (+6) +4.1 (+7)

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