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Locarno vs Kuala Lumpur Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is approximately 9,967 km or 6,193 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Kuala Lumpur bearing 316.2° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 265.9° or W .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Kuala Lumpur has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Kuala Lumpur is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 13.9 °C (25.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.3 °C (32.9°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 526.2 mm (20.7 in) less which is equivalent to 526.2 l/m² (12.91 US gal/ft²) or 5,262,000 l/ha (562,543 US gal/ac) less. About 7/9 as much.
  • There are 58 more hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 08' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30.8° lower in Locarno than in Kuala Lumpur.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 12.8°C (23°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-49) -26 (-47) -22 (-40) -18 (-32) -14 (-25) -10 (-18) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -16 (-29) -22 (-40) -26 (-47) -17 (-31)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-42) -22 (-40) -19 (-34) -15 (-27) -11 (-20) -7 (-13) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -13 (-24) -18 (-33) -22 (-40) -14 (-25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -14 (-25) -10 (-18) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -13 (-23) -17 (-31) -20 (-36) -13 (-23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -107 (-4) -82 (-3) -125 (-5) -132 (-5) +32 (+1) +71 (+3) +78 (+3) +80 (+3) +3 (+0) -87 (-3) -123 (-5) -133 (-5) -526 (-21)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 58' -1h 58' -0h 27' +0h 40' +0h 36' +1h 48' +2h 36' +2h 05' +1h 10' -0h 09' -0h 54' -1h 42'   +0h 08'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 58' -1h 49' -0h 19' +1h 15' +2h 37' +3h 19' +3h 00' +1h 49' +0h 17' -1h 18' -2h 39' -3h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -42.8 -42.6 -42.5 -25.5 -8.8 -2.4 -8.4 -25 -42.6 -42.7 -42.9 -43.1   -30.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +4 +0 +1 -4 -3 +0 -1 +3 +5 +5 +2 +4   +1.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -20.5 (-37) -20.4 (-37) -17.3 (-31) -15.2 (-27) -11.3 (-20) -6.7 (-12) -4.1 (-7) -4.1 (-7) -5.8 (-10) -11.5 (-21) -16.8 (-30) -19.6 (-35) -12.8 (-23)

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