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Locarno vs Montreux Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Montreux, Switzerland is approximately 151 km or 94 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Montreux bearing 101.4° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 102.8° or ESE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Montreux has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Montreux is in or near the boreal wet forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 2.3 °C (4.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.5 °C (0.9°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 688 mm (27.1 in) more which is equivalent to 688 l/m² (16.89 US gal/ft²) or 6,880,000 l/ha (735,518 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/5 as much.
  • There are 614 more hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 1h 41' more per day or about 1 3/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.2° higher in Locarno than in Montreux.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.4°C (0.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -21 (-1) -9 (0) +27 (+1) +85 (+3) +120 (+5) +62 (+2) +78 (+3) +78 (+3) +76 (+3) +101 (+4) +66 (+3) +25 (+1) +688 (+27)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 15' +2h 11' +1h 32' +1h 26' +0h 52' +1h 50' +1h 58' +1h 46' +1h 28' +1h 17' +1h 44' +1h 50'   +1h 41'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 01' +0h 01' +0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 02' -0h 02' -0h 01' -0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +0.3 +0.3 +0.3 +0.3 +0.3 +0.3 +0.2 +0.3 +0.3 +0.3 +0.2 +0.2   +0.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -17 -18 -15 -12 -9 -8 -9 -10 -11 -14 -15 -17   -12.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -1.1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1.2 (-2) -0.8 (-1) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +0.3 (+1) +0.1 (+0) +0.6 (+1) +0.3 (+1) -0.8 (-1) -1 (-2) -0.4 (-1)

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