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Locarno vs Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Usa is approximately 6,837 km or 4,249 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania bearing 52° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 120.1° or ESE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 2.4 °C (4.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.1 °C (11°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 904.1 mm (35.6 in) more which is equivalent to 904.1 l/m² (22.19 US gal/ft²) or 9,041,000 l/ha (966,543 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • There are 92 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 14' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.7° lower in Locarno than in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.8°C (6.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +2 (+3) +-1 (-1) +-2 (-4) +-3 (-6) +-2 (-4) +-2 (-4) +-2 (-3) +-1 (-2) +0 (0) +2 (+4) +0 (0)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +4 (+8) +2 (+4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+15) +9 (+15) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +5 (+9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -9 (0) +2 (+0) +6 (+0) +73 (+3) +125 (+5) +104 (+4) +112 (+4) +144 (+6) +120 (+5) +125 (+5) +80 (+3) +23 (+1) +904 (+36)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 46' +1h 14' +0h 03' +0h 24' -0h 54' -1h 12' -0h 05' +0h 09' -1h 18' -1h 29' -0h 42' +0h 05'   -0h 14'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 35' -0h 21' -0h 03' +0h 14' +0h 30' +0h 39' +0h 35' +0h 21' +0h 03' -0h 14' -0h 31' -0h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -5.7 -5.7 -5.8 -5.7 -5.6 -5.6 -5.6 -5.6 -5.5 -5.5 -5.6 -5.7   -5.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -4 -5 +0 +7 +12 +8 +9 +11 +17 +16 +8 -3   +6.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +5 (+9) +4.6 (+8) +3.3 (+6) +3.8 (+7) +3.8 (+7) +2.1 (+4) +2.6 (+5) +2.9 (+5) +5.5 (+10) +5.4 (+10) +3.8 (+7) +3.2 (+6) +3.8 (+7)

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