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Locarno vs Nuwara Eliya Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka is approximately 8,062 km or 5,010 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Nuwara Eliya bearing 316.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 278.3° or W .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Nuwara Eliya has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Nuwara Eliya is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 3.2 °C (5.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.1 °C (30.8°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 64 mm (2.5 in) less which is equivalent to 64 l/m² (1.57 US gal/ft²) or 640,000 l/ha (68,420 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30.4° lower in Locarno than in Nuwara Eliya.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -14 (-26) -12 (-21) -8 (-14) -2 (-4) +4 (+7) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) -4 (-7) -10 (-18) -13 (-24) -5 (-9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-21) -11 (-19) -8 (-15) -5 (-9) -1 (-2) +4 (+7) +7 (+12) +6 (+10) +3 (+6) -3 (-5) -8 (-14) -11 (-20) -3 (-6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-15) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -2 (-4) +0 (+0) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +5 (+10) +4 (+7) -2 (-3) -6 (-10) -9 (-16) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -51 (-2) -12 (0) +22 (+1) +2 (+0) +38 (+1) +22 (+1) +33 (+1) +66 (+3) +19 (+1) -43 (-2) -63 (-2) -97 (-4) -64 (-3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 46' -1h 42' -0h 18' +1h 10' +2h 26' +3h 06' +2h 48' +1h 42' +0h 16' -1h 12' -2h 28' -3h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -39 -38.8 -38.9 -29.3 -12.7 -6.2 -12.2 -28.9 -39 -38.9 -39.1 -39.2   -30.4

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