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Locarno vs Thumrait Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Thumrait, Oman is approximately 5,208 km or 3,236 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Thumrait bearing 317.7° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 292.1° or WNW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Thumrait has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Thumrait is in or near the tropical desert biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 13.5 °C (24.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.8 °C (10.4°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1785 mm (70.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1785 l/m² (43.81 US gal/ft²) or 17,850,000 l/ha (1,908,283 US gal/ac) more. About 33 4/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.7° lower in Locarno than in Thumrait.
  • Relative humidity levels are 14.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.5°C (15.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-37) -21 (-38) -21 (-38) -21 (-38) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -11 (-20) -13 (-24) -16 (-28) -19 (-34) -20 (-36) -20 (-36) -18 (-33)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-28) -17 (-30) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -15 (-28) -12 (-22) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -16 (-28) -13 (-24)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -12 (-22) -12 (-22) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -5 (-10) -6 (-10) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -9 (-16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +55 (+2) +55 (+2) +76 (+3) +142 (+6) +216 (+9) +186 (+7) +207 (+8) +220 (+9) +195 (+8) +185 (+7) +152 (+6) +96 (+4) +1785 (+70)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 11' -1h 20' -0h 14' +0h 55' +1h 56' +2h 28' +2h 13' +1h 20' +0h 12' -0h 57' -1h 57' -2h 28'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -28.3 -28.3 -28.4 -28.4 -23.3 -16.9 -22.6 -28.5 -28.4 -28.4 -28.5 -28.5   -26.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +10 +7 +13 +18 +20 +19 -1 +7 +18 +29 +21 +11   +14.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -11.9 (-21) -13.5 (-24) -11.8 (-21) -9.5 (-17) -8.2 (-15) -5.8 (-10) -6.5 (-12) -5.7 (-10) -4.6 (-8) -4.7 (-8) -8.6 (-15) -11.7 (-21) -8.5 (-15)

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