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Locarno vs Masvingo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Masvingo, Zimbabwe is approximately 7,692 km or 4,780 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Masvingo bearing 343.9° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 337.9° or NNW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Masvingo has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Masvingo is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 6.8 °C (12.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.2 °C (18.4°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1225.6 mm (48.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1225.6 l/m² (30.08 US gal/ft²) or 12,256,000 l/ha (1,310,248 US gal/ac) more. About 3 as much.
  • There are 705 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 1h 55' less per day or about 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 24.3° lower in Locarno than in Masvingo.
  • Relative humidity levels are 22.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.2°C (0.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-42) -21 (-37) -16 (-29) -11 (-20) -5 (-9) +1 (+2) +4 (+8) +1 (+1) -6 (-10) -13 (-23) -19 (-34) -22 (-40) -11 (-20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -13 (-24) -7 (-13) 0 (-1) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +5 (+10) -1 (-1) -9 (-16) -15 (-27) -19 (-34) -7 (-12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -11 (-19) -4 (-7) +4 (+8) +11 (+20) +14 (+24) +10 (+18) +5 (+8) -5 (-8) -10 (-18) -15 (-27) -3 (-5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -73 (-3) -44 (-2) +27 (+1) +125 (+5) +203 (+8) +192 (+8) +204 (+8) +219 (+9) +185 (+7) +155 (+6) +75 (+3) -43 (-2) +1226 (+48)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 30' -1h 48' -1h 17' -1h 38' -1h 48' +0h 04' +0h 42' -0h 32' -2h 22' -3h 34' -4h 18' -4h 05'   -1h 55'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 11' -2h 35' -0h 28' +1h 47' +3h 42' +4h 42' +4h 15' +2h 35' +0h 24' -1h 50' -3h 45' -4h 42'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -63.3 -46.6 -25.5 -2.2 +14.4 +20.8 +14.7 -2 -24.7 -47 -62.9 -66.2   -24.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +12 +5 +9 +14 +24 +25 +26 +33 +42 +39 +25 +13   +22.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -15.3 (-28) -15 (-27) -10.1 (-18) -3 (-5) +6.6 (+12) +12.8 (+23) +15.9 (+29) +15 (+27) +13.1 (+24) +3.8 (+7) -7.2 (-13) -14 (-25) +0.2 (+0)

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