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Locarno vs Blantyre Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Blantyre, Malawi is approximately 7,361 km or 4,574 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Blantyre bearing 340.5° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 332.4° or NNW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Blantyre has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Blantyre is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 9.8 °C (17.6°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 1006 mm (39.6 in) more which is equivalent to 1006 l/m² (24.69 US gal/ft²) or 10,060,000 l/ha (1,075,481 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/5 as much.
  • There are 354 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 58' less per day or about 6/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.8° lower in Locarno than in Blantyre.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.9°C (17.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -21 (-38) -16 (-29) -13 (-23) -7 (-13) +-1 (-2) +2 (+4) +-1 (-2) -7 (-13) -15 (-27) -21 (-38) -23 (-41) -12 (-22)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -20 (-35) -15 (-27) -11 (-19) -5 (-8) +2 (+3) +4 (+7) +2 (+3) -4 (-7) -12 (-22) -18 (-32) -21 (-37) -10 (-18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-34) -18 (-32) -14 (-25) -8 (-14) -2 (-4) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) -1 (-2) -9 (-16) -14 (-25) -18 (-32) -7 (-13)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -144 (-6) -116 (-5) -32 (-1) +110 (+4) +207 (+8) +194 (+8) +204 (+8) +224 (+9) +190 (+7) +165 (+6) +71 (+3) -67 (-3) +1006 (+40)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 46' -0h 46' -0h 01' -0h 44' -1h 11' +1h 18' +1h 50' +0h 23' -1h 20' -3h 34' -3h 18' -2h 25'   -0h 58'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 56' -2h 26' -0h 26' +1h 40' +3h 29' +4h 25' +4h 00' +2h 26' +0h 23' -1h 44' -3h 32' -4h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -61 -50.6 -29.8 -6.6 +10 +16.4 +10.3 -6.3 -29.1 -50.8 -60.8 -61.8   -26.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -15 -20 -21 -16 -7 -6 -1 +8 +17 +20 +8 -9   -3.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -22.9 (-41) -22.6 (-41) -18.9 (-34) -13.6 (-24) -5.8 (-10) +0 (+0) +3.6 (+6) +3.4 (+6) +0.6 (+1) -6.2 (-11) -14.7 (-26) -21.3 (-38) -9.9 (-18)

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