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Locarno vs Cherrapunji, Meghalaya Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Cherrapunji, Meghalaya, India is approximately 7,489 km or 4,654 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Cherrapunji, Meghalaya bearing 311.9° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 256.5° or WSW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Cherrapunji, Meghalaya has a subtropical highland climate with dry winters (Cwb).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Cherrapunji, Meghalaya is in or near the subtropical rain forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 4.8 °C (8.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11 °C (19.8°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 9580 mm (377.2 in) less which is equivalent to 9580 l/m² (235.12 US gal/ft²) or 95,800,000 l/ha (10,241,656 US gal/ac) less. About 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 20.9° lower in Locarno than in Cherrapunji, Meghalaya.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.6°C (15.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -3 (-5) 0 (0) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) -1 (-2) -6 (-11) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -5 (-9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -10 (-17) -9 (-16) -7 (-12) -3 (-5) 0 (0) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) -2 (-3) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -5 (-9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) 0 (0) +1 (+2) 0 (0) -2 (-4) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -4 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +36 (+1) +26 (+1) -86 (-3) -452 (-18) -1489 (-59) -2724 (-107) -2250 (-89) -1603 (-63) -973 (-38) -262 (-10) +105 (+4) +92 (+4) -9580 (-377)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 44' -1h 03' -0h 11' +0h 43' +1h 32' +1h 57' +1h 46' +1h 03' +0h 09' -0h 45' -1h 33' -1h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -20.8 -20.7 -20.8 -20.8 -20.8 -20.8 -20.8 -21 -20.9 -20.9 -20.9 -20.9   -20.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -16 -13 -8 -19 -25 -29 -32 -28 -22 -17 -15 -17   -20.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -11.5 (-21) -11.5 (-21) -10.3 (-19) -10.4 (-19) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -4.1 (-7) -4.7 (-8) -5.8 (-10) -9.1 (-16) -10.6 (-19) -11.7 (-21) -8.6 (-15)

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