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Locarno vs Palmerston N Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Palmerston N, New Zealand is approximately 18,765 km or 11,661 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Palmerston N bearing 305.7° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 243.4° or WSW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Palmerston N has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Palmerston N is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The average temperature is 0.7 °C (1.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.8 °C (17.6°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 880.4 mm (34.7 in) more which is equivalent to 880.4 l/m² (21.61 US gal/ft²) or 8,804,000 l/ha (941,206 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.2° lower in Locarno than in Palmerston N.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -14 (-24) -9 (-16) -2 (-4) +5 (+9) +11 (+20) +14 (+26) +12 (+22) +8 (+14) +0 (+1) -7 (-12) -13 (-23) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -16 (-1) +1 (+0) +15 (+1) +87 (+3) +127 (+5) +111 (+4) +109 (+4) +141 (+6) +115 (+5) +103 (+4) +84 (+3) +4 (+0) +880 (+35)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 38' -3h 29' -0h 38' +2h 24' +4h 59' +6h 19' +5h 44' +3h 29' +0h 32' -2h 29' -5h 03' -6h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -45.5 -26.9 -5.4 +17.9 +34.5 +41 +35 +18.4 -4.3 -27.1 -45.5 -52.7   -5.2

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