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Locarno vs Santiago Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Santiago, Chile is approximately 11,904 km or 7,397 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Santiago bearing 45.4° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 59.1° or ENE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Santiago has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Santiago is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The average temperature is 1 °C (1.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.6 °C (11.9°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1578.4 mm (62.1 in) more which is equivalent to 1578.4 l/m² (38.74 US gal/ft²) or 15,784,000 l/ha (1,687,414 US gal/ac) more. About 7 as much.
  • There are 176 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 29' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12° lower in Locarno than in Santiago.
  • Relative humidity levels are 7.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.3°C (4.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Locarno relative to Santiago. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Santiago 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) -16 (-29) -8 (-14) +2 (+4) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +3 (+5) -6 (-11) -15 (-27) -22 (-40) -7 (-12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -15 (-26) -9 (-16) -1 (-2) +6 (+11) +12 (+22) +15 (+27) +13 (+23) +8 (+15) -1 (-1) -9 (-15) -15 (-27) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -5 (-9) +1 (+2) +7 (+13) +13 (+23) +16 (+29) +14 (+25) +10 (+18) +2 (+4) -4 (-7) -9 (-16) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +56 (+2) +62 (+2) +90 (+4) +146 (+6) +175 (+7) +142 (+6) +126 (+5) +187 (+7) +179 (+7) +175 (+7) +144 (+6) +96 (+4) +1578 (+62)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -6h 09' -4h 29' -2h 29' +0h 48' +3h 07' +5h 22' +5h 34' +3h 56' +1h 30' -1h 34' -4h 54' -6h 40'   -0h 29'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 04' -3h 08' -0h 34' +2h 09' +4h 29' +5h 41' +5h 09' +3h 08' +0h 29' -2h 14' -4h 33' -5h 41'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -52.1 -33.4 -12 +11.3 +27.8 +34.2 +28.1 +11.4 -11.4 -34.1 -52.3 -59.5   -12
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +7 -2 -8 -14 -17 -21 -22 -17 -10 -2 +5 +7   -7.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -14.2 (-26) -14 (-25) -10 (-18) -4.2 (-8) +2.3 (+4) +7.5 (+14) +10.1 (+18) +8.9 (+16) +6.1 (+11) -1 (-2) -7 (-13) -12.4 (-22) -2.3 (-4)

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