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Locarno vs Tirana Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Tirana, Albania is approximately 1,029 km or 640 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Tirana bearing 305.1° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 297.5° or WNW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Tirana has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Tirana is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 2.6 °C (4.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.5 °C (2.7°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 651 mm (25.6 in) more which is equivalent to 651 l/m² (15.98 US gal/ft²) or 6,510,000 l/ha (695,962 US gal/ac) more. About 1 5/9 as much.
  • There are 240 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 38' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.9° lower in Locarno than in Tirana.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.2°C (0.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -6 (-10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -4 (-6) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -3 (-6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) 0 (0) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) +0 (+0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -76 (-3) -57 (-2) -7 (0) +66 (+3) +117 (+5) +138 (+5) +179 (+7) +186 (+7) +122 (+5) +28 (+1) +0 (+0) -45 (-2) +651 (+26)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 00' +1h 05' +0h 52' +0h 14' -1h 09' -1h 32' -2h 17' -2h 25' -2h 12' -1h 34' +0h 34' +0h 40'   -0h 38'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 30' -0h 18' -0h 03' +0h 12' +0h 26' +0h 34' +0h 31' +0h 18' +0h 02' -0h 12' -0h 27' -0h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -4.8 -4.8 -4.8 -4.8 -4.8 -4.8 -4.9 -4.8 -4.8 -4.8 -4.9 -4.9   -4.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +6 +6 +6 +5 +7 +14 +20 +26 +24 +21 +5 +2   +11.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -2.2 (-4) -1.7 (-3) -1.3 (-2) -0.6 (-1) -0.1 (0) +1.9 (+3) +3.7 (+7) +4.5 (+8) +3.7 (+7) +1.5 (+3) -3.6 (-6) -4 (-7) +0.2 (+0)

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