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Locarno vs La Paz Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and La Paz, Bolivia is approximately 10,364 km or 6,440 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from La Paz bearing 42.5° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 69.3° or ENE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas La Paz has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas La Paz is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 5.1 °C (9.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.5 °C (27.9°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1276 mm (50.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1276 l/m² (31.32 US gal/ft²) or 12,760,000 l/ha (1,364,129 US gal/ac) more. About 3 1/4 as much.
  • There are 6 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 00' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.4° lower in Locarno than in La Paz.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.8°C (10.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) +1 (+2) +6 (+11) +10 (+18) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +8 (+14) +0 (0) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) +2 (+3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -4 (-6) -1 (-1) +4 (+7) +10 (+17) +15 (+26) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +4 (+7) -2 (-3) -5 (-8) +5 (+9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) +2 (+4) +7 (+13) +13 (+23) +19 (+34) +21 (+38) +19 (+34) +16 (+29) +8 (+14) +3 (+5) -1 (-2) +9 (+16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -60 (-2) -47 (-2) +27 (+1) +127 (+5) +202 (+8) +195 (+8) +201 (+8) +213 (+8) +153 (+6) +156 (+6) +108 (+4) +1 (+0) +1276 (+50)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 40' -0h 00' +1h 15' +1h 28' -0h 17' +0h 24' +1h 30' +1h 23' +0h 28' -0h 40' -1h 42' -2h 19'   -0h 00'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 59' -2h 28' -0h 27' +1h 42' +3h 31' +4h 28' +4h 03' +2h 28' +0h 23' -1h 45' -3h 34' -4h 28'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -61.7 -49.8 -28.9 -5.7 +10.9 +17.2 +11.1 -5.6 -28.4 -50.2 -61.4 -62.7   -26.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -7 -13 -11 -7 +11 +18 +10 +17 +13 +9 +8 +1   +4.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -5.9 (-11) -5.8 (-10) -2.8 (-5) +2.2 (+4) +11.3 (+20) +17.6 (+32) +18.1 (+33) +17.9 (+32) +14.2 (+26) +5.8 (+10) +0.4 (+1) -3.8 (-7) +5.8 (+10)

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