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Locarno vs Queenstown Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Queenstown, New Zealand is approximately 18,451 km or 11,466 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Queenstown bearing 281.8° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 272.6° or W .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Queenstown has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Queenstown is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 2.1 °C (3.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.2 °C (13°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 989.9 mm (39 in) more which is equivalent to 989.9 l/m² (24.29 US gal/ft²) or 9,899,000 l/ha (1,058,269 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.5° lower in Locarno than in Queenstown.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-24) -12 (-21) -6 (-12) +1 (+2) +9 (+16) +16 (+28) +19 (+33) +16 (+28) +11 (+19) +2 (+4) -5 (-9) -11 (-20) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -19 (-1) +11 (+0) +9 (+0) +86 (+3) +135 (+5) +124 (+5) +149 (+6) +166 (+7) +118 (+5) +95 (+4) +87 (+3) +28 (+1) +990 (+39)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 07' -3h 46' -0h 41' +2h 35' +5h 24' +6h 52' +6h 12' +3h 46' +0h 35' -2h 41' -5h 28' -6h 52'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -40.8 -22.2 -0.7 +22.6 +39.2 +45.7 +39.7 +23.1 +0.3 -22.4 -40.9 -48   -0.5

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