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Locarno vs Jamestown Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Jamestown, Saint Helena is approximately 7,056 km or 4,385 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Jamestown bearing 11.2° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 15.7° or NNE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Jamestown has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The annual average temperature is 9.2 °C (16.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.5 °C (27.9°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1703 mm (67 in) more which is equivalent to 1703 l/m² (41.8 US gal/ft²) or 17,030,000 l/ha (1,820,620 US gal/ac) more. About 13 3/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.7° lower in Locarno than in Jamestown.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.9°C (17.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -20 (-36) -17 (-31) -12 (-22) -5 (-9) 0 (0) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) 0 (0) -7 (-13) -13 (-23) -18 (-32) -9 (-16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -20 (-35) -16 (-29) -12 (-22) -6 (-11) -1 (-2) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) -1 (-2) -7 (-13) -13 (-23) -18 (-32) -9 (-17)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-36) -19 (-34) -17 (-31) -12 (-22) -6 (-11) -1 (-2) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) -8 (-14) -12 (-22) -17 (-31) -9 (-17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +48 (+2) +53 (+2) +73 (+3) +143 (+6) +198 (+8) +180 (+7) +174 (+7) +215 (+8) +190 (+7) +183 (+7) +152 (+6) +94 (+4) +1703 (+67)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 57' -2h 26' -0h 26' +1h 41' +3h 30' +4h 26' +4h 01' +2h 27' +0h 23' -1h 44' -3h 32' -4h 26'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -61.2 -50.3 -29.6 -6.4 +10.2 +16.6 +10.6 -6.1 -28.9 -50.6 -60.9 -62.1   -26.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +1 -5 -5 -6 -9 -9 -12 -11 -6 -2 -4 +0   -5.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -19.3 (-35) -19.3 (-35) -16.3 (-29) -12.8 (-23) -7.7 (-14) -3.1 (-6) -0.3 (-1) -1 (-2) -2.2 (-4) -7.1 (-13) -13.3 (-24) -16.8 (-30) -9.9 (-18)

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