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Locarno vs Ho Chi Minh Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam is approximately 9,736 km or 6,050 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Ho Chi Minh bearing 316.6° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 256.9° or WSW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Ho Chi Minh has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Ho Chi Minh is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 15.2 °C (27.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16 °C (28.8°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 34 mm (1.3 in) more which is equivalent to 34 l/m² (0.83 US gal/ft²) or 340,000 l/ha (36,348 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • There are 13 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 02' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29.5° lower in Locarno than in Ho Chi Minh.
  • Relative humidity levels are 14.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.6°C (31.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-49) -26 (-47) -23 (-41) -20 (-36) -14 (-25) -9 (-16) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -15 (-27) -21 (-38) -25 (-45) -17 (-30)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-42) -23 (-41) -21 (-38) -18 (-32) -13 (-23) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -9 (-15) -15 (-26) -19 (-34) -23 (-41) -15 (-27)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-36) -20 (-36) -19 (-34) -16 (-29) -12 (-22) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -14 (-25) -17 (-31) -20 (-36) -14 (-25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +50 (+2) +50 (+2) +81 (+3) +88 (+3) +20 (+1) -87 (-3) -35 (-1) -52 (-2) -97 (-4) -74 (-3) +30 (+1) +60 (+2) +34 (+1)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 15' -2h 30' -2h 01' -0h 20' +1h 17' +3h 06' +3h 13' +3h 29' +1h 46' -0h 15' -2h 12' -2h 50'   -0h 02'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 34' -1h 34' -0h 17' +1h 05' +2h 16' +2h 53' +2h 36' +1h 34' +0h 14' -1h 07' -2h 17' -2h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -35.2 -35 -35.1 -33.1 -16.5 -10.1 -16 -32.6 -35.3 -35.2 -35.3 -35.4   -29.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -7 -10 -11 -13 -16 -20 -21 -19 -16 -15 -13 -12   -14.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -23.6 (-42) -23.8 (-43) -22.5 (-41) -20.2 (-36) -16 (-29) -12.1 (-22) -9.5 (-17) -10.4 (-19) -11.5 (-21) -17 (-31) -21 (-38) -23.8 (-43) -17.6 (-32)

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