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Locarno vs Samarkand Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Samarkand, Uzbekistan is approximately 4,682 km or 2,910 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Samarkand bearing 298.7° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 257.2° or WSW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Samarkand has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Samarkand is in or near the cool temperate desert scrub biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 0.9 °C (1.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.1 °C (11°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1485 mm (58.5 in) more which is equivalent to 1485 l/m² (36.45 US gal/ft²) or 14,850,000 l/ha (1,587,564 US gal/ac) more. About 5 1/5 as much.
  • There are 630 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 1h 42' less per day or about 7/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.6° lower in Locarno than in Samarkand.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.9°C (1.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +-1 (-2) +-1 (-2) +-3 (-5) -6 (-10) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) +-5 (-9) +-5 (-9) +-3 (-6) -5 (-9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +0 (+0) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) -5 (-8) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) 0 (-1) +0 (+1) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+8) +3 (+6) +2 (+3) +0 (+0) +0 (+1) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +12 (+0) +24 (+1) +22 (+1) +90 (+4) +183 (+7) +194 (+8) +203 (+8) +225 (+9) +191 (+8) +161 (+6) +124 (+5) +56 (+2) +1485 (+58)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 15' +0h 46' +0h 58' -0h 24' -3h 03' -3h 50' -3h 42' -3h 38' -3h 28' -2h 36' -1h 30' -0h 19'   -1h 42'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 40' -0h 24' -0h 04' +0h 16' +0h 35' +0h 45' +0h 40' +0h 24' +0h 03' -0h 17' -0h 35' -0h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -6.4 -6.4 -6.5 -6.4 -6.4 -6.5 -6.6 -6.6 -6.5 -6.6 -6.6 -6.6   -6.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -9 -13 -11 -5 +10 +21 +20 +23 +22 +11 +2 -7   +5.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +0.5 (+1) -0.4 (-1) -2.2 (-4) -3.6 (-6) -0.7 (-1) +1.9 (+3) +2.6 (+5) +4.1 (+7) +5.5 (+10) +2.8 (+5) +0.9 (+2) -0.6 (-1) +0.9 (+2)

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