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Locarno vs Lubumbashi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic Of The Congo is approximately 6,695 km or 4,161 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Lubumbashi bearing 345.2° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 338.8° or NNW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Lubumbashi has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Lubumbashi is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 8.4 °C (15.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.5 °C (22.5°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 553 mm (21.8 in) more which is equivalent to 553 l/m² (13.57 US gal/ft²) or 5,530,000 l/ha (591,194 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/7 as much.
  • There are 498 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 1h 21' less per day or about 5/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.5° lower in Locarno than in Lubumbashi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8°C (14.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -20 (-36) -16 (-29) -13 (-23) -8 (-14) +-2 (-4) +1 (+2) +-3 (-5) -9 (-16) -16 (-29) -19 (-34) -21 (-38) -12 (-22)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-34) -18 (-32) -14 (-25) -10 (-17) -4 (-6) +3 (+5) +6 (+10) +2 (+4) -4 (-6) -11 (-20) -15 (-27) -18 (-32) -8 (-15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -12 (-22) -6 (-11) +1 (+2) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +7 (+13) +2 (+4) -6 (-11) -11 (-20) -15 (-27) -4 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -194 (-8) -252 (-10) -118 (-5) +98 (+4) +213 (+8) +198 (+8) +207 (+8) +225 (+9) +191 (+8) +157 (+6) -4 (0) -168 (-7) +553 (+22)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 01' +1h 12' +0h 21' -1h 02' -2h 29' -1h 30' -1h 03' -1h 54' -3h 02' -3h 46' -2h 24' -0h 36'   -1h 21'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 43' -2h 18' -0h 25' +1h 35' +3h 17' +4h 10' +3h 47' +2h 18' +0h 21' -1h 38' -3h 20' -4h 11'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -57.4 -53.2 -33.8 -10.6 +6 +12.4 +6.3 -10.4 -33.1 -53.1 -57.3 -57.8   -28.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -18 -24 -22 -16 -2 +2 +6 +19 +26 +22 -2 -16   -2.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -21.6 (-39) -21.5 (-39) -18.1 (-33) -12.7 (-23) -3.8 (-7) +3.3 (+6) +6.7 (+12) +7 (+13) +3.9 (+7) -4.6 (-8) -14.7 (-26) -20.3 (-37) -8 (-14)

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