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Locarno vs Ny-Alesund Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Ny-Alesund, Norway is approximately 3,644 km or 2,264 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Ny-Alesund bearing 184° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 181.1° or S .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Ny-Alesund has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Ny-Alesund is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 19 °C (34.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.4 °C (0.7°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1470 mm (57.9 in) more which is equivalent to 1470 l/m² (36.08 US gal/ft²) or 14,700,000 l/ha (1,571,528 US gal/ac) more. About 5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 32.6° higher in Locarno than in Ny-Alesund.
  • Relative humidity levels are 14.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.3°C (27.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +20 (+35) +23 (+41) +23 (+42) +20 (+36) +19 (+33) +18 (+32) +18 (+32) +19 (+34) +19 (+33) +18 (+32) +17 (+30) +19 (+34)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +29 (+1) +27 (+1) +55 (+2) +131 (+5) +199 (+8) +179 (+7) +178 (+7) +185 (+7) +149 (+6) +148 (+6) +120 (+5) +70 (+3) +1470 (+58)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +8h 52' +9h 13' +1h 29' -6h 45' -9h 14' -8h 29' -8h 49' -9h 03' -1h 16' +6h 55' +9h 12' +8h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +32.8 +32.3 +32.6 +32.8 +32.8 +32.8 +32.7 +32.7 +32.7 +32.3 +32.6 +32.7   +32.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -10 -18 -19 -18 -16 -20 -24 -20 -13 -7 -4 -7   -14.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +14.5 (+26) +15.6 (+28) +17.8 (+32) +18.4 (+33) +15.9 (+29) +13.7 (+25) +12.3 (+22) +13 (+23) +15.7 (+28) +16.3 (+29) +15.8 (+28) +14.4 (+26) +15.3 (+28)

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