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Locarno vs Wellington Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Wellington, New Zealand is approximately 18,763 km or 11,659 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Wellington bearing 300.4° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 249.3° or WSW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Wellington has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Wellington is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 0.2 °C (0.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11 °C (19.8°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 575.4 mm (22.7 in) more which is equivalent to 575.4 l/m² (14.12 US gal/ft²) or 5,754,000 l/ha (615,141 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/2 as much.
  • There are 274 more hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 0h 44' more per day or about 1 1/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.2° lower in Locarno than in Wellington.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2°C (3.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -13 (-23) -8 (-14) -2 (-4) +5 (+9) +11 (+20) +15 (+27) +13 (+23) +9 (+16) +1 (+2) -7 (-13) -13 (-23) 0 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -8 (-14) -2 (-3) +5 (+9) +11 (+19) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +9 (+15) +1 (+2) -6 (-10) -12 (-21) 0 (0)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -7 (-13) -1 (-2) +5 (+9) +11 (+20) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +9 (+16) +1 (+2) -4 (-7) -10 (-18) +1 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -22 (-1) +3 (+0) -3 (0) +46 (+2) +95 (+4) +60 (+2) +65 (+3) +90 (+4) +91 (+4) +86 (+3) +58 (+2) +6 (+0) +575 (+23)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 19' -1h 29' -0h 01' +1h 56' +3h 05' +4h 52' +5h 38' +3h 54' +1h 06' -0h 46' -2h 34' -3h 29'   +0h 44'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 44' -3h 32' -0h 38' +2h 26' +5h 04' +6h 26' +5h 49' +3h 32' +0h 33' -2h 31' -5h 08' -6h 26'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -44.6 -25.9 -4.5 +18.8 +35.5 +42 +36 +19.4 -3.4 -26.1 -44.6 -51.8   -4.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -3 -11 -10 -17 -14 -15 -14 -9 -6 -4 -1 -4   -9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -13.5 (-24) -14 (-25) -9.7 (-17) -5.4 (-10) +1.7 (+3) +7 (+13) +10.4 (+19) +9.9 (+18) +6.9 (+12) +0.2 (+0) -5.4 (-10) -11.5 (-21) -2 (-4)

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