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Locarno vs Tamale Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Tamale, Ghana is approximately 4,190 km or 2,604 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Tamale bearing 11° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 15.8° or NNE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Tamale has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Tamale is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 15.3 °C (27.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14 °C (25.2°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 750 mm (29.5 in) more which is equivalent to 750 l/m² (18.41 US gal/ft²) or 7,500,000 l/ha (801,800 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/3 as much.
  • There are 437 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 1h 12' less per day or about 5/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29.9° lower in Locarno than in Tamale.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.2°C (14.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -30 (-54) -30 (-54) -26 (-47) -20 (-36) -15 (-27) -8 (-14) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -8 (-14) -16 (-29) -25 (-45) -29 (-52) -18 (-32)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-44) -26 (-46) -23 (-41) -18 (-32) -13 (-23) -7 (-13) -4 (-6) -4 (-7) -7 (-13) -14 (-25) -21 (-37) -24 (-42) -15 (-28)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-34) -21 (-38) -20 (-36) -16 (-29) -11 (-20) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -12 (-22) -16 (-29) -18 (-32) -13 (-23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +52 (+2) +51 (+2) +45 (+2) +65 (+3) +104 (+4) +52 (+2) +65 (+3) +27 (+1) -36 (-1) +93 (+4) +138 (+5) +94 (+4) +750 (+30)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 21' -3h 00' -2h 00' -0h 40' -1h 05' +1h 20' +3h 34' +3h 54' +1h 24' -3h 17' -5h 26' -4h 50'   -1h 12'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 38' -1h 37' -0h 17' +1h 06' +2h 19' +2h 58' +2h 40' +1h 37' +0h 15' -1h 09' -2h 21' -2h 58'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -36.6 -36.5 -36.6 -31.7 -15.1 -8.7 -14.7 -31.4 -36.5 -36.5 -36.6 -36.8   -29.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +45 +39 +28 +13 +9 +0 -4 -4 +0 +13 +29 +38   +17.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -4.6 (-8) -7.6 (-14) -11.4 (-21) -12.9 (-23) -9.8 (-18) -6.7 (-12) -4.3 (-8) -4.8 (-9) -6.7 (-12) -10.1 (-18) -10.7 (-19) -8.6 (-15) -8.2 (-15)

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