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Locarno vs Rio De Janeiro Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Rio De Janeiro, Brazil is approximately 9,294 km or 5,775 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Rio De Janeiro bearing 33.3° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 46.9° or NE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Rio De Janeiro has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Rio De Janeiro is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 11.1 °C (19.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.3 °C (25.7°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 667.1 mm (26.3 in) more which is equivalent to 667.1 l/m² (16.37 US gal/ft²) or 6,671,000 l/ha (713,174 US gal/ac) more. About 1 4/7 as much.
  • There are 36 more hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 05' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.3° lower in Locarno than in Rio De Janeiro.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 13.9°C (24.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-44) -23 (-42) -18 (-33) -13 (-23) -7 (-13) -2 (-4) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) -3 (-5) -10 (-18) -17 (-31) -23 (-41) -12 (-21)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-42) -22 (-40) -18 (-32) -13 (-23) -7 (-13) -2 (-3) +1 (+2) 0 (-1) -3 (-5) -10 (-18) -16 (-29) -21 (-38) -11 (-20)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -22 (-39) -18 (-33) -13 (-23) -7 (-13) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) -1 (-2) -3 (-6) -10 (-18) -15 (-28) -20 (-37) -11 (-20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -58 (-2) -42 (-2) -10 (0) +16 (+1) +130 (+5) +118 (+5) +151 (+6) +175 (+7) +108 (+4) +97 (+4) +56 (+2) -72 (-3) +667 (+26)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 42' -1h 29' -0h 42' +0h 38' +0h 42' +2h 06' +2h 38' +1h 48' +1h 40' +0h 03' -1h 40' -1h 56'   +0h 05'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 21' -2h 41' -0h 29' +1h 51' +3h 51' +4h 53' +4h 25' +2h 42' +0h 25' -1h 55' -3h 54' -4h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -61.9 -43.8 -22.6 +0.7 +17.3 +23.6 +17.5 +0.8 -22 -44.3 -61.8 -68.9   -22.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -15 -19 -21 -21 -17 -16 -15 -12 -10 -10 -11 -15   -15.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -25.1 (-45) -24.9 (-45) -21.8 (-39) -16.6 (-30) -10.4 (-19) -5 (-9) -2.2 (-4) -3 (-5) -4.8 (-9) -11.5 (-21) -17.8 (-32) -23.2 (-42) -13.9 (-25)

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