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Locarno vs Walvis Bay/ Pelican Point Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Walvis Bay/ Pelican Point, Namibia is approximately 7,699 km or 4,784 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Walvis Bay/ Pelican Point bearing 355.9° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 354.5° or N .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Walvis Bay/ Pelican Point has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • The mean annual temperature is 4.2 °C (7.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.5 °C (24.3°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1817 mm (71.5 in) more which is equivalent to 1817 l/m² (44.59 US gal/ft²) or 18,170,000 l/ha (1,942,494 US gal/ac) more. About 80 as much.
  • There are 360 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 59' less per day or about 6/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.3° lower in Locarno than in Walvis Bay/ Pelican Point.
  • Relative humidity levels are 41.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.8°C (19.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Locarno relative to Walvis Bay/ Pelican Point. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Walvis Bay/ Pelican Point vs Locarno.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-32) -16 (-29) -12 (-22) -9 (-16) -4 (-7) +0 (0) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) -3 (-5) -12 (-22) -16 (-29) -6 (-12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -16 (-28) -11 (-20) -6 (-11) -1 (-2) +4 (+7) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) -2 (-4) -9 (-16) -14 (-25) -4 (-8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -10 (-18) -4 (-7) +2 (+4) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +7 (+13) -1 (-2) -6 (-11) -12 (-22) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +56 (+2) +58 (+2) +85 (+3) +151 (+6) +214 (+8) +197 (+8) +206 (+8) +222 (+9) +194 (+8) +185 (+7) +152 (+6) +97 (+4) +1817 (+72)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 15' -1h 16' -0h 44' -0h 56' -1h 11' +0h 42' +1h 30' +1h 17' +0h 28' -2h 09' -3h 00' -3h 13'   -0h 59'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 21' -2h 41' -0h 29' +1h 51' +3h 51' +4h 53' +4h 25' +2h 42' +0h 25' -1h 55' -3h 54' -4h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -62 -43.9 -22.7 +0.6 +17.2 +23.6 +17.5 +0.8 -21.9 -44.3 -61.8 -68.9   -22.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +37 +25 +26 +29 +39 +39 +44 +51 +58 +57 +50 +42   +41.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -2.4 (-4) -6.4 (-12) -1.9 (-3) +4 (+7) +12.3 (+22) +16.7 (+30) +23 (+41) +26.3 (+47) +27.5 (+50) +19.5 (+35) +9.1 (+16) +1.3 (+2) +10.8 (+19)

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