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Locarno vs Townsville, Queensland Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Townsville, Queensland, Australia is approximately 15,158 km or 9,419 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Townsville, Queensland bearing 317.8° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 246.3° or WSW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Townsville, Queensland has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Townsville, Queensland is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 11.6 °C (20.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.5 °C (18.9°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 803.6 mm (31.6 in) more which is equivalent to 803.6 l/m² (19.72 US gal/ft²) or 8,036,000 l/ha (859,102 US gal/ac) more. About 1 7/9 as much.
  • There are 743 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 2h 02' less per day or about 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 24.8° lower in Locarno than in Townsville, Queensland.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.3°C (18.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-48) -24 (-43) -20 (-35) -15 (-26) -9 (-15) -2 (-4) +1 (+2) +-1 (-2) -6 (-10) -13 (-24) -21 (-37) -25 (-46) -13 (-24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-45) -23 (-41) -19 (-34) -13 (-23) -7 (-13) 0 (0) +4 (+6) +2 (+3) -3 (-5) -12 (-22) -19 (-34) -24 (-43) -12 (-21)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-42) -22 (-40) -18 (-32) -12 (-21) -5 (-9) +2 (+4) +5 (+10) +3 (+5) -2 (-3) -11 (-19) -17 (-31) -22 (-40) -10 (-18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -188 (-7) -169 (-7) -83 (-3) +92 (+4) +176 (+7) +178 (+7) +196 (+8) +211 (+8) +185 (+7) +160 (+6) +97 (+4) -51 (-2) +804 (+32)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 58' -1h 41' -0h 50' -1h 32' -0h 23' +0h 24' +0h 19' -0h 48' -2h 38' -4h 21' -5h 12' -4h 42'   -2h 02'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 08' -2h 33' -0h 28' +1h 46' +3h 40' +4h 38' +4h 12' +2h 34' +0h 24' -1h 49' -3h 42' -4h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -63.3 -47.5 -26.4 -3.2 +13.5 +20 +14 -2.7 -25.4 -47.6 -62.8 -65.4   -24.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -5 -8 -8 -4 +3 +7 +5 +10 +13 +11 +8 +1   +2.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -24.6 (-44) -22.9 (-41) -19.9 (-36) -13.3 (-24) -5.8 (-10) +1.7 (+3) +4.6 (+8) +3.9 (+7) +0.4 (+1) -8.7 (-16) -16.1 (-29) -22.3 (-40) -10.3 (-19)

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