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Locarno vs Santa Cruz, Tenerife Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Santa Cruz, Tenerife, Canary Islands is approximately 2,943 km or 1,829 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Santa Cruz, Tenerife bearing 41.2° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 56.7° or ENE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Santa Cruz, Tenerife has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • The average annual temperature is 8.4 °C (15.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.3 °C (22.1°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1606.7 mm (63.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1606.7 l/m² (39.43 US gal/ft²) or 16,067,000 l/ha (1,717,669 US gal/ac) more. About 7 8/9 as much.
  • There are 606 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 1h 39' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.7° lower in Locarno than in Santa Cruz, Tenerife.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.3°C (13.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -11 (-20) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -10 (-18) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -9 (-16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -14 (-24) -11 (-19) -7 (-13) -5 (-8) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -4 (-6) -5 (-10) -10 (-18) -13 (-23) -15 (-27) -8 (-15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -14 (-25) -8 (-14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +19 (+1) +29 (+1) +69 (+3) +138 (+5) +212 (+8) +197 (+8) +207 (+8) +225 (+9) +186 (+7) +167 (+7) +114 (+4) +45 (+2) +1607 (+63)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 17' -1h 03' -1h 05' -1h 04' -2h 34' -2h 04' -1h 50' -2h 03' -1h 34' -1h 29' -1h 54' -1h 50'   -1h 39'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 32' -0h 55' -0h 10' +0h 38' +1h 20' +1h 43' +1h 33' +0h 56' +0h 08' -0h 39' -1h 22' -1h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -17.6 -17.7 -17.7 -17.7 -17.6 -17.7 -17.6 -17.7 -17.6 -17.6 -17.7 -17.7   -17.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0 -3 -3 +0 +3 +5 +7 +8 +7 +6 +2 +0   +2.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -13.8 (-25) -13.2 (-24) -10.7 (-19) -6.8 (-12) -3.5 (-6) -0.8 (-1) +0 (+0) -1.4 (-3) -3.5 (-6) -8 (-14) -11.7 (-21) -13.8 (-25) -7.3 (-13)

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