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Locarno vs Urumqi, Sinkiang Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Urumqi, Sinkiang, China is approximately 5,937 km or 3,689 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Urumqi, Sinkiang bearing 302.2° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 241.9° or WSW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Urumqi, Sinkiang has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Urumqi, Sinkiang is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 7.2 °C (13°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.5 °C (36.9°F) less in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1564 mm (61.6 in) more which is equivalent to 1564 l/m² (38.38 US gal/ft²) or 15,640,000 l/ha (1,672,020 US gal/ac) more. About 6 2/3 as much.
  • There are 327 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 53' less per day or about 7/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.4° lower in Locarno than in Urumqi, Sinkiang.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.7°C (13.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +-1 (-2) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) +1 (+2) +6 (+11) +11 (+20) +14 (+25) +5 (+10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+34) +19 (+33) +12 (+22) +3 (+5) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) +2 (+4) +7 (+13) +14 (+25) +17 (+31) +7 (+13)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+41) +21 (+38) +16 (+29) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +12 (+21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +47 (+2) +48 (+2) +78 (+3) +120 (+5) +191 (+8) +165 (+6) +191 (+8) +190 (+7) +180 (+7) +138 (+5) +130 (+5) +86 (+3) +1564 (+62)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 48' +0h 10' -0h 11' +0h 12' -2h 40' -0h 38' +0h 07' -0h 15' -2h 00' -1h 44' -0h 48' -1h 01'   -0h 53'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 15' -0h 09' -0h 01' +0h 06' +0h 13' +0h 17' +0h 16' +0h 09' +0h 01' -0h 06' -0h 13' -0h 17'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -2.3 -2.3 -2.3 -2.3 -2.3 -2.4 -2.5 -2.4 -2.4 -2.4 -2.5 -2.4   -2.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -23 -29 -21 +7 +14 +19 +16 +21 +23 +8 -16 -21   -0.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +14.7 (+26) +13 (+23) +7.1 (+13) +4.5 (+8) +1.9 (+3) +3.5 (+6) +3.2 (+6) +5.4 (+10) +7.9 (+14) +8.3 (+15) +10.5 (+19) +12.9 (+23) +7.7 (+14)

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