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Locarno vs Salalah, Dhofar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Salalah, Dhofar, Oman is approximately 5,266 km or 3,272 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Salalah, Dhofar bearing 318° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 292.6° or WNW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Salalah, Dhofar has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Salalah, Dhofar is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 13.4 °C (24.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.4 °C (24.1°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1709 mm (67.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1709 l/m² (41.94 US gal/ft²) or 17,090,000 l/ha (1,827,034 US gal/ac) more. About 14 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27° lower in Locarno than in Salalah, Dhofar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 13.5°C (24.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -21 (-38) -19 (-34) -17 (-30) -13 (-24) -9 (-16) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -7 (-13) -15 (-26) -21 (-37) -23 (-41) -14 (-26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-36) -19 (-35) -18 (-32) -16 (-28) -13 (-23) -9 (-16) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -7 (-13) -13 (-24) -18 (-32) -20 (-36) -13 (-24)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-30) -17 (-31) -16 (-29) -14 (-26) -13 (-23) -10 (-17) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -12 (-21) -14 (-26) -17 (-30) -12 (-22)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +54 (+2) +56 (+2) +87 (+3) +133 (+5) +199 (+8) +187 (+7) +182 (+7) +201 (+8) +191 (+8) +181 (+7) +142 (+6) +96 (+4) +1709 (+67)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 13' -1h 21' -0h 14' +0h 56' +1h 57' +2h 30' +2h 15' +1h 22' +0h 12' -0h 58' -1h 59' -2h 30'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -29 -28.9 -29 -29 -22.6 -16.3 -22.1 -29.1 -29.1 -29 -29.1 -29.1   -27
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +14 +2 -3 -9 -12 -17 -27 -25 -12 +3 +13 +15   -4.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -14.7 (-26) -17.3 (-31) -17.2 (-31) -17 (-31) -15.1 (-27) -12.5 (-23) -9.5 (-17) -8.8 (-16) -9.6 (-17) -12 (-22) -13.7 (-25) -14.6 (-26) -13.5 (-24)

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