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Locarno vs Tamanrasset Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Tamanrasset, Algeria is approximately 2,616 km or 1,626 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Tamanrasset bearing 5.9° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 7.9° or N .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Tamanrasset has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Tamanrasset is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 9.1 °C (16.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.4 °C (6.1°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1797.2 mm (70.8 in) more which is equivalent to 1797.2 l/m² (44.11 US gal/ft²) or 17,972,000 l/ha (1,921,326 US gal/ac) more. About 43 as much.
  • There are 1097 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 3h 00' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.2° lower in Locarno than in Tamanrasset.
  • Relative humidity levels are 41.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.5°C (11.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -13 (-24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -9 (-17) -9 (-17) -10 (-18) -9 (-16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -5 (-9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +55 (+2) +62 (+2) +90 (+4) +151 (+6) +210 (+8) +194 (+8) +202 (+8) +219 (+9) +187 (+7) +182 (+7) +150 (+6) +95 (+4) +1797 (+71)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 56' -4h 06' -4h 03' -2h 58' -3h 25' -0h 48' -1h 09' -1h 42' -2h 14' -2h 42' -3h 56' -4h 01'   -3h 00'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 53' -1h 09' -0h 12' +0h 47' +1h 40' +2h 08' +1h 55' +1h 09' +0h 10' -0h 49' -1h 41' -2h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -23.3 -23.3 -23.3 -23.3 -23.2 -21.9 -23 -23.3 -23.3 -23.2 -23.3 -23.4   -23.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +40 +38 +40 +40 +44 +43 +42 +43 +45 +42 +40 +38   +41.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +3.6 (+6) +3.5 (+6) +5.7 (+10) +6.4 (+12) +8.3 (+15) +9 (+16) +11.4 (+21) +10.1 (+18) +8.9 (+16) +4.7 (+8) +3.7 (+7) +2.5 (+5) +6.5 (+12)

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