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Locarno vs Kaikoura Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Kaikoura, New Zealand is approximately 18,743 km or 11,647 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Kaikoura bearing 294.3° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 256.3° or WSW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Kaikoura has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Kaikoura is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 0.3 °C (0.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.8 °C (19.4°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1014.7 mm (39.9 in) more which is equivalent to 1014.7 l/m² (24.9 US gal/ft²) or 10,147,000 l/ha (1,084,782 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.1° lower in Locarno than in Kaikoura.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-24) -12 (-21) -7 (-13) -1 (-2) +5 (+10) +11 (+21) +15 (+26) +13 (+24) +9 (+16) +1 (+3) -5 (-10) -11 (-20) +0 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +4 (+0) +10 (+0) +5 (+0) +73 (+3) +131 (+5) +132 (+5) +121 (+5) +143 (+6) +137 (+5) +125 (+5) +94 (+4) +43 (+2) +1015 (+40)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 51' -3h 36' -0h 39' +2h 29' +5h 10' +6h 33' +5h 56' +3h 36' +0h 34' -2h 34' -5h 14' -6h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -43.4 -24.8 -3.3 +20 +36.6 +43.1 +37.1 +20.5 -2.3 -25 -43.4 -50.6   -3.1

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