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Locarno vs Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia is approximately 13,286 km or 8,256 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua bearing 323.5° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 239° or WSW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 13.4 °C (24.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 19.5 °C (35.1°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 13 mm (0.5 in) more which is equivalent to 13 l/m² (0.32 US gal/ft²) or 130,000 l/ha (13,898 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30.7° lower in Locarno than in Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.6°C (29.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -22 (-39) -18 (-32) -14 (-25) -10 (-18) -6 (-11) -4 (-6) -5 (-8) -7 (-13) -13 (-23) -18 (-32) -22 (-40) -13 (-24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -176 (-7) -176 (-7) -145 (-6) -30 (-1) +133 (+5) +123 (+5) +137 (+5) +117 (+5) +69 (+3) +101 (+4) -27 (-1) -113 (-4) +13 (+1)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 15' -2h 00' -0h 21' +1h 22' +2h 52' +3h 39' +3h 18' +2h 00' +0h 18' -1h 25' -2h 54' -3h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -48.4 -48 -42.6 -19.8 -3.2 +3.3 -2.7 -19.3 -41.8 -48.1 -48.6 -48.7   -30.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -18 -23 -23 -23 -20 -19 -20 -16 -11 -10 -14 -17   -17.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -25.5 (-46) -25.2 (-45) -22.2 (-40) -18.5 (-33) -13.9 (-25) -10 (-18) -7.8 (-14) -7.9 (-14) -9.1 (-16) -14.6 (-26) -20.2 (-36) -24.4 (-44) -16.6 (-30)

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