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Locarno vs Kankan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Kankan, Guinea is approximately 4,334 km or 2,693 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Kankan bearing 20° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 29.1° or NNE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Kankan has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Kankan is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 13.9 °C (25°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.2 °C (23.8°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 367.8 mm (14.5 in) more which is equivalent to 367.8 l/m² (9.03 US gal/ft²) or 3,678,000 l/ha (393,203 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/4 as much.
  • There are 408 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 1h 07' less per day or about 6/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29.6° lower in Locarno than in Kankan.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11.2°C (20.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -32 (-57) -31 (-56) -28 (-50) -24 (-43) -18 (-33) -10 (-18) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -11 (-19) -18 (-32) -25 (-44) -29 (-53) -20 (-36)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -22 (-39) -22 (-39) -18 (-33) -12 (-22) -6 (-12) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) -7 (-12) -13 (-24) -19 (-34) -20 (-36) -14 (-25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -7 (-12) -2 (-3) +0 (+0) -1 (-1) -3 (-5) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -7 (-12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +54 (+2) +62 (+2) +69 (+3) +86 (+3) +82 (+3) -6 (0) -55 (-2) -97 (-4) -109 (-4) +54 (+2) +132 (+5) +96 (+4) +368 (+14)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -5h 00' -3h 28' -2h 21' -0h 36' -0h 30' +1h 14' +3h 50' +3h 38' +0h 40' -2h 21' -4h 08' -4h 30'   -1h 07'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 35' -1h 35' -0h 17' +1h 05' +2h 17' +2h 54' +2h 37' +1h 35' +0h 14' -1h 07' -2h 19' -2h 54'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -35.7 -35.6 -35.7 -32.6 -16 -9.6 -15.6 -32.3 -35.6 -35.5 -35.7 -35.8   -29.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +26 +25 +21 +10 +0 -10 -15 -14 -8 -5 +11 +19   +5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -11.9 (-21) -11.9 (-21) -13.3 (-24) -14 (-25) -11.6 (-21) -8.5 (-15) -6.1 (-11) -6.6 (-12) -8 (-14) -13.9 (-25) -15.3 (-28) -13.2 (-24) -11.2 (-20)

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