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Locarno vs Madrid (b) Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Madrid (b), Spain is approximately 1,196 km or 743 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Madrid (b) bearing 53.5° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 62.1° or ENE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Madrid (b) has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Madrid (b) is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 1.7 °C (3.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.2 °C (2.2°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1384.3 mm (54.5 in) more which is equivalent to 1384.3 l/m² (33.97 US gal/ft²) or 13,843,000 l/ha (1,479,909 US gal/ac) more. About 4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.8° lower in Locarno than in Madrid (b).

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) 0 (0) 0 (0) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -1 (-3) -2 (-4) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +11 (+0) +19 (+1) +60 (+2) +99 (+4) +175 (+7) +172 (+7) +194 (+8) +216 (+9) +165 (+7) +140 (+6) +88 (+3) +46 (+2) +1384 (+55)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 35' -0h 21' -0h 03' +0h 14' +0h 31' +0h 40' +0h 36' +0h 21' +0h 03' -0h 15' -0h 31' -0h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -5.7 -5.7 -5.8 -5.7 -5.7 -5.7 -5.8 -5.7 -5.7 -5.7 -5.8 -5.8   -5.8

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