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Locarno vs Sioux Falls, South Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Usa is approximately 7,643 km or 4,749 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Sioux Falls, South Dakota bearing 45.7° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 131.5° or SE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Sioux Falls, South Dakota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Sioux Falls, South Dakota is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 5.1 °C (9.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.1 °C (25.4°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1233.7 mm (48.6 in) more which is equivalent to 1233.7 l/m² (30.28 US gal/ft²) or 12,337,000 l/ha (1,318,907 US gal/ac) more. About 3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.6° lower in Locarno than in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.9°C (12.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+17) +8 (+15) +5 (+10) +0 (0) +-3 (-5) -4 (-7) -4 (-8) -4 (-6) +-1 (-1) +0 (0) +4 (+7) +8 (+15) +2 (+3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+24) +11 (+20) +8 (+14) +4 (+7) +1 (+2) 0 (0) -1 (-2) 0 (-1) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +12 (+21) +5 (+9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+30) +14 (+26) +10 (+18) +7 (+13) +5 (+10) +4 (+6) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +7 (+12) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +15 (+27) +9 (+16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +43 (+2) +47 (+2) +51 (+2) +89 (+4) +139 (+5) +112 (+4) +139 (+5) +153 (+6) +118 (+5) +140 (+6) +124 (+5) +79 (+3) +1234 (+49)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 17' -0h 10' -0h 01' +0h 06' +0h 14' +0h 19' +0h 17' +0h 10' +0h 01' -0h 07' -0h 15' -0h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -2.6 -2.7 -2.7 -2.6 -2.6 -2.6 -2.6 -2.5 -2.4 -2.5 -2.6 -2.6   -2.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +2 -3 -4 +12 +14 +10 +11 +12 +20 +21 +14 +1   +9.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +12.6 (+23) +9.7 (+17) +5.7 (+10) +6.3 (+11) +4.9 (+9) +2.4 (+4) +2.1 (+4) +2.7 (+5) +7.8 (+14) +8.5 (+15) +9.3 (+17) +10.9 (+20) +6.9 (+12)

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