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Locarno vs Moscow Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Moscow, Russia is approximately 2,260 km or 1,404 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Moscow bearing 253.8° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 231.1° or SW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Moscow has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Moscow is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 7.7 °C (13.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8 °C (14.4°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1150.8 mm (45.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1150.8 l/m² (28.24 US gal/ft²) or 11,508,000 l/ha (1,230,282 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/3 as much.
  • There are 593 more hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 1h 37' more per day or about 1 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.6° higher in Locarno than in Moscow.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.8°C (8.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +6 (+11) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +7 (+13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +4 (+8) +5 (+9) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +9 (+17) +10 (+18) +8 (+14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +16 (+29) +14 (+25) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +10 (+18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +14 (+1) +27 (+1) +59 (+2) +109 (+4) +165 (+7) +123 (+5) +113 (+4) +148 (+6) +130 (+5) +126 (+5) +94 (+4) +42 (+2) +1151 (+45)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 17' +3h 13' +2h 11' +1h 02' -1h 19' -0h 34' +0h 25' +1h 01' +1h 42' +2h 40' +2h 54' +3h 00'   +1h 37'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 26' +0h 49' +0h 08' -0h 33' -1h 14' -1h 40' -1h 28' -0h 50' -0h 07' +0h 35' +1h 15' +1h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +9.7 +9.7 +9.7 +9.7 +9.7 +9.7 +9.6 +9.6 +9.7 +9.6 +9.6 +9.6   +9.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -21 -22 -18 -12 -1 -3 -7 -9 -10 -12 -17 -21   -12.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +8.3 (+15) +7.7 (+14) +5.8 (+10) +3.2 (+6) +2.5 (+5) +2.5 (+5) +2.5 (+5) +2.8 (+5) +5.7 (+10) +5.4 (+10) +5.6 (+10) +6.1 (+11) +4.8 (+9)

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