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Locarno vs Prince Rupert, British Columbia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Canada is approximately 8,204 km or 5,098 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Prince Rupert, British Columbia bearing 28.1° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 156.6° or SSE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Prince Rupert, British Columbia has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Prince Rupert, British Columbia is in or near the cool temperate rain forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 5.7 °C (10.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7 °C (12.6°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 711.5 mm (28 in) less which is equivalent to 711.5 l/m² (17.46 US gal/ft²) or 7,115,000 l/ha (760,641 US gal/ac) less. About 5/7 as much.
  • There are 1331 more hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 3h 38' more per day or about 2 2/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.1° higher in Locarno than in Prince Rupert, British Columbia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 16.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.4°C (4.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +6 (+10) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +9 (+15) +7 (+13) +5 (+8) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +5 (+9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +4 (+8) +7 (+12) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +10 (+17) +8 (+15) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +4 (+8) +2 (+4) +6 (+10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +8 (+15) +9 (+17) +9 (+17) +8 (+14) +8 (+15) +5 (+10) +5 (+10) +4 (+6) +6 (+11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -195 (-8) -154 (-6) -95 (-4) -28 (-1) +74 (+3) +79 (+3) +94 (+4) +62 (+2) -50 (-2) -194 (-8) -132 (-5) -173 (-7) -712 (-28)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 03' +3h 21' +3h 29' +3h 22' +2h 13' +4h 46' +5h 40' +4h 32' +3h 56' +3h 32' +2h 50' +2h 54'   +3h 38'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 09' +0h 40' +0h 07' -0h 27' -1h 00' -1h 19' -1h 10' -0h 40' -0h 06' +0h 28' +1h 00' +1h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +8 +8 +7.9 +8 +8.1 +8.1 +8.1 +8.3 +8.3 +8.2 +8.1 +8   +8.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -21 -21 -18 -15 -11 -15 -16 -15 -12 -12 -16 -22   -16.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -1.5 (-3) -1.9 (-3) +0.5 (+1) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +5.5 (+10) +5.7 (+10) +4.7 (+8) +5 (+9) +2.6 (+5) +1.2 (+2) -1.5 (-3) +2.4 (+4)

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