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Locarno vs Nicosia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Nicosia, Cyprus is approximately 2,384 km or 1,482 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Nicosia bearing 308.4° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 292.2° or WNW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Nicosia has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Nicosia is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 6.6 °C (11.9°F) cooler.
  • 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 1495 mm (58.9 in) more which is equivalent to 1495 l/m² (36.69 US gal/ft²) or 14,950,000 l/ha (1,598,254 US gal/ac) more. About 5 1/3 as much.
  • There are 1076 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 2h 56' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11° lower in Locarno than in Nicosia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.4°C (9.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -11 (-19)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -7 (-12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -3 (-5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -20 (-1) +18 (+1) +57 (+2) +135 (+5) +194 (+8) +189 (+7) +206 (+8) +223 (+9) +185 (+7) +160 (+6) +119 (+5) +29 (+1) +1495 (+59)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 15' -1h 31' -1h 21' -2h 20' -4h 01' -4h 12' -3h 42' -3h 48' -4h 06' -4h 00' -3h 10' -1h 48'   -2h 56'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 02' -0h 37' -0h 06' +0h 25' +0h 55' +1h 11' +1h 03' +0h 38' +0h 05' -0h 26' -0h 55' -1h 11'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -10.9 -10.9 -11 -11 -10.9 -11 -11 -11 -11 -11 -11 -11   -11
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -13 -12 -10 -1 +11 +3 +15 +15 +16 +13 +1 -11   +2.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -2.2 (-4) -4.9 (-9) -1.7 (-3) -2.9 (-5) -2 (-4) -4.5 (-8) -7.4 (-13) -9.6 (-17) -5.4 (-10)

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