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Locarno vs Punta Arenas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Punta Arenas, Chile is approximately 13,354 km or 8,298 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Punta Arenas bearing 52° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 43.2° or NE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Punta Arenas has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc).
  • The annual mean temperature is 6.7 °C (12.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.1 °C (18.2°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1464.3 mm (57.6 in) more which is equivalent to 1464.3 l/m² (35.94 US gal/ft²) or 14,643,000 l/ha (1,565,434 US gal/ac) more. About 4 8/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.4° higher in Locarno than in Punta Arenas.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4°C (7.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -2 (-4) +5 (+9) +12 (+22) +18 (+32) +21 (+38) +19 (+34) +14 (+25) +5 (+9) -2 (-4) -8 (-14) +5 (+10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) 0 (0) +6 (+11) +13 (+23) +19 (+33) +21 (+39) +20 (+35) +15 (+27) +7 (+12) 0 (0) -6 (-10) +7 (+12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) 0 (0) +5 (+9) +11 (+20) +17 (+31) +19 (+34) +18 (+32) +14 (+25) +7 (+13) +2 (+4) -4 (-7) +7 (+12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +17 (+1) +35 (+1) +63 (+2) +117 (+5) +174 (+7) +170 (+7) +177 (+7) +195 (+8) +171 (+7) +156 (+6) +120 (+5) +68 (+3) +1464 (+58)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 11' -4h 23' -0h 47' +3h 01' +6h 20' +8h 05' +7h 18' +4h 24' +0h 41' -3h 07' -6h 25' -8h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -32.7 -14 +7.5 +30.8 +47.3 +53.7 +47.5 +30.8 +8 -14.7 -33.1 -40   +7.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -5 -11 -16 -21 -21 -21 -22 -17 -9 -2 -1 -3   -12.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -7.9 (-14) -7.4 (-13) -3.5 (-6) +1.4 (+3) +8 (+14) +13.5 (+24) +16 (+29) +15.3 (+28) +12.7 (+23) +6 (+11) -0.4 (-1) -5.8 (-10) +4 (+7)

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