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Locarno vs Lanzhou Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Lanzhou, China is approximately 7,554 km or 4,694 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Lanzhou bearing 311.9° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 240.3° or WSW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Lanzhou has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Lanzhou is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 3.3 °C (6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.7 °C (15.7°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1523.9 mm (60 in) more which is equivalent to 1523.9 l/m² (37.4 US gal/ft²) or 15,239,000 l/ha (1,629,150 US gal/ac) more. About 5 5/6 as much.
  • There are 144 more hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 23' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.1° lower in Locarno than in Lanzhou.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.6°C (8.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+6) +2 (+3) +-1 (-2) +-4 (-8) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) +-3 (-5) +-3 (-5) +0 (0) +-1 (-1) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +-1 (-2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +7 (+12) +3 (+5) +0 (+1) -1 (-1) 0 (0) +0 (+1) +1 (+1) +3 (+6) +3 (+6) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +9 (+17) +5 (+10) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +5 (+10) +9 (+15) +11 (+21) +6 (+11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +55 (+2) +61 (+2) +84 (+3) +134 (+5) +178 (+7) +161 (+6) +150 (+6) +149 (+6) +149 (+6) +161 (+6) +148 (+6) +96 (+4) +1524 (+60)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 56' +0h 21' +1h 19' +1h 18' +0h 23' +1h 26' +1h 54' +1h 03' +1h 28' -0h 15' -1h 32' -1h 44'   +0h 23'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 58' -0h 35' -0h 06' +0h 24' +0h 51' +1h 05' +0h 59' +0h 35' +0h 05' -0h 24' -0h 51' -1h 05'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -9.9 -9.9 -10 -9.9 -10 -10 -10.1 -10.1 -10.1 -10.1 -10.1 -10.1   -10.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3 +6 +12 +14 +16 +11 +2 +1 +0 +3 +5 +1   +6.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +8.9 (+16) +6.9 (+12) +5.3 (+10) +4 (+7) +3.6 (+6) +2.8 (+5) +0.9 (+2) +0.7 (+1) +3.2 (+6) +3.8 (+7) +6.4 (+12) +8.2 (+15) +4.6 (+8)

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