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Locarno vs Upernavik Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Upernavik, Greenland is approximately 4,351 km or 2,704 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Upernavik bearing 96° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 154.9° or SSE .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Upernavik has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The average annual temperature is 19.2 °C (34.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6 °C (10.8°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1593 mm (62.7 in) more which is equivalent to 1593 l/m² (39.1 US gal/ft²) or 15,930,000 l/ha (1,703,023 US gal/ac) more. About 7 4/9 as much.
  • There are 860 more hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 2h 22' more per day or about 1 3/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.5° higher in Locarno than in Upernavik.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15°C (27°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +23 (+41) +26 (+47) +23 (+41) +18 (+32) +17 (+31) +16 (+29) +16 (+29) +18 (+32) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +16 (+29) +19 (+33)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+35) +24 (+43) +28 (+50) +25 (+44) +19 (+33) +18 (+32) +17 (+30) +16 (+28) +18 (+32) +17 (+30) +16 (+29) +17 (+31) +19 (+35)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +25 (+45) +29 (+52) +26 (+47) +19 (+34) +18 (+32) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +17 (+31) +16 (+29) +17 (+31) +18 (+32) +20 (+36)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +45 (+2) +53 (+2) +85 (+3) +141 (+6) +205 (+8) +184 (+7) +181 (+7) +194 (+8) +159 (+6) +154 (+6) +117 (+5) +75 (+3) +1593 (+63)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 13' +4h 46' +2h 38' -0h 10' -0h 38' +0h 54' +0h 23' +1h 29' +3h 18' +3h 54' +3h 56' +3h 40'   +2h 22'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +8h 52' +5h 15' +0h 45' -3h 06' -8h 25' -8h 29' -8h 49' -5h 21' -0h 39' +3h 14' +8h 34' +8h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +26.5 +26.4 +26.5 +26.6 +26.6 +26.6 +26.6 +26.7 +26.7 +26.5 +26.5 +26.6   +26.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -7 -14 -15 -20 -26 -25 -25 -22 -17 -17 -16 -10   -17.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +17.3 (+31) +20.3 (+37) +23.1 (+42) +19.3 (+35) +12.9 (+23) +12 (+22) +10.9 (+20) +10.6 (+19) +13.7 (+25) +12.8 (+23) +12.5 (+23) +14.4 (+26) +15 (+27)

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