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Locarno vs Madison, Wisconsin Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Madison, Wisconsin, Usa is approximately 7,236 km or 4,497 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Madison, Wisconsin bearing 49.1° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 127.2° or SE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Madison, Wisconsin has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Madison, Wisconsin is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 5.3 °C (9.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.1 °C (20°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1055.7 mm (41.6 in) more which is equivalent to 1055.7 l/m² (25.91 US gal/ft²) or 10,557,000 l/ha (1,128,613 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/3 as much.
  • There are 349 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 56' less per day or about 7/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.1° lower in Locarno than in Madison, Wisconsin.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.8°C (10.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +8 (+15) +6 (+10) +1 (+2) +-2 (-3) +-3 (-5) +-2 (-4) +-1 (-3) +0 (+0) +1 (+1) +3 (+6) +7 (+13) +2 (+4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+21) +11 (+19) +8 (+14) +5 (+8) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +4 (+6) +4 (+6) +6 (+11) +10 (+17) +5 (+10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +14 (+24) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +5 (+8) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +9 (+16) +12 (+22) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +29 (+1) +36 (+1) +38 (+1) +80 (+3) +136 (+5) +105 (+4) +121 (+5) +122 (+5) +109 (+4) +130 (+5) +99 (+4) +50 (+2) +1056 (+42)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 11' -0h 06' -0h 46' -0h 04' -1h 48' -1h 34' -1h 36' -1h 07' -1h 48' -1h 40' -0h 24' -0h 15'   -0h 56'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 19' -0h 11' -0h 02' +0h 08' +0h 17' +0h 22' +0h 20' +0h 11' +0h 01' -0h 08' -0h 17' -0h 22'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -3 -3.1 -3.2 -3.1 -3 -3 -3 -2.9 -2.9 -2.9 -3 -3.1   -3.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -8 -10 -5 +5 +9 +7 +10 +10 +13 +14 +2 -7   +3.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +9.8 (+18) +8.1 (+15) +5.6 (+10) +5.3 (+10) +4.5 (+8) +2.7 (+5) +3.5 (+6) +3.7 (+7) +6.5 (+12) +6.6 (+12) +5.8 (+10) +7.8 (+14) +5.8 (+10)

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