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Locarno vs Apia, Upolu Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Apia, Upolu, Samoa is approximately 16,416 km or 10,201 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Apia, Upolu bearing 359.2° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 181.1° or S .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Apia, Upolu has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The mean temperature is 13.8 °C (24.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.5 °C (33.3°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1013 mm (39.9 in) less which is equivalent to 1013 l/m² (24.86 US gal/ft²) or 10,130,000 l/ha (1,082,964 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • There are 289 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 47' less per day or about 8/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.7° lower in Locarno than in Apia, Upolu.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.8°C (28.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-45) -22 (-40) -19 (-34) -15 (-27) -10 (-18) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -7 (-13) -13 (-23) -20 (-36) -24 (-43) -14 (-25)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -22 (-40) -19 (-33) -15 (-27) -10 (-18) -6 (-11) -4 (-6) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -14 (-24) -19 (-33) -23 (-41) -14 (-25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -22 (-40) -18 (-32) -15 (-27) -10 (-18) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -14 (-25) -17 (-31) -21 (-38) -14 (-24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -399 (-16) -323 (-13) -265 (-10) -101 (-4) +56 (+2) +68 (+3) +126 (+5) +136 (+5) +63 (+2) +15 (+1) -115 (-5) -274 (-11) -1013 (-40)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 48' -0h 25' -0h 21' -0h 14' -0h 23' +0h 52' +1h 15' +0h 25' -1h 18' -2h 07' -2h 56' -2h 27'   -0h 47'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 50' -2h 22' -0h 26' +1h 38' +3h 23' +4h 18' +3h 54' +2h 22' +0h 22' -1h 41' -3h 26' -4h 18'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -59.5 -51.9 -31.5 -8.3 +8.2 +14.5 +8.4 -8.4 -31.2 -52.3 -59.1 -60   -27.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -15 -18 -19 -17 -13 -10 -13 -8 -6 -6 -7 -12   -12
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -25.8 (-46) -24.7 (-44) -21.9 (-39) -18.2 (-33) -12.4 (-22) -8.1 (-15) -6.3 (-11) -6.7 (-12) -8 (-14) -14.2 (-26) -19.2 (-35) -23.8 (-43) -15.8 (-28)

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