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Locarno vs Thessaloniki Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Thessaloniki, Greece is approximately 1,302 km or 809 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Thessaloniki bearing 303.5° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 293.8° or WNW .
  • Both have a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Thessaloniki is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 3 °C (5.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2 °C (3.6°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1381.6 mm (54.4 in) more which is equivalent to 1381.6 l/m² (33.91 US gal/ft²) or 13,816,000 l/ha (1,477,022 US gal/ac) more. About 4 as much.
  • There are 338 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 55' less per day or about 7/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.7° lower in Locarno than in Thessaloniki.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.3°C (6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -4 (-8) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -5 (-10) -6 (-11) -5 (-10) -5 (-9) -5 (-10) -5 (-9) -5 (-9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -4 (-6) -4 (-8) -4 (-7) -4 (-8) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) 0 (-1) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) 0 (0) +1 (+2) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) +0 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +19 (+1) +23 (+1) +47 (+2) +117 (+5) +172 (+7) +166 (+7) +181 (+7) +204 (+8) +169 (+7) +144 (+6) +94 (+4) +44 (+2) +1382 (+54)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 27' +0h 08' +0h 36' -0h 36' -2h 01' -1h 54' -2h 42' -2h 44' -1h 40' -0h 44' +0h 02' +0h 07'   -0h 55'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 35' -0h 21' -0h 03' +0h 14' +0h 30' +0h 39' +0h 35' +0h 21' +0h 03' -0h 14' -0h 31' -0h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -5.6 -5.6 -5.7 -5.6 -5.6 -5.6 -5.7 -5.6 -5.6 -5.6 -5.7 -5.7   -5.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -12.3 -13.6 -14 -9.5 -1.1 +6.9 +8.6 +9.3 +6.8 -0.1 -9.3 -13   -3.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -4 (-7) -4.6 (-8) -4.5 (-8) -4.3 (-8) -3.5 (-6) -2.2 (-4) -1.4 (-3) -1.7 (-3) -1.1 (-2) -3 (-5) -4.6 (-8) -4.8 (-9) -3.3 (-6)

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