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Locarno vs Zanzibar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Zanzibar, Tanzania is approximately 6,555 km or 4,073 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Zanzibar bearing 335.9° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 324.1° or NW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Zanzibar has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • The annual average temperature is 13 °C (23.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.5 °C (29.7°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 156 mm (6.1 in) more which is equivalent to 156 l/m² (3.83 US gal/ft²) or 1,560,000 l/ha (166,774 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • There are 469 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 1h 17' less per day or about 5/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30.1° lower in Locarno than in Zanzibar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 12.4°C (22.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-49) -25 (-45) -21 (-38) -15 (-27) -11 (-20) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -8 (-14) -15 (-27) -21 (-38) -25 (-45) -15 (-27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -23 (-41) -19 (-34) -15 (-26) -10 (-18) -5 (-9) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -12 (-22) -18 (-32) -23 (-41) -13 (-23)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -20 (-36) -17 (-31) -14 (-25) -9 (-16) -4 (-7) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -9 (-16) -14 (-25) -20 (-36) -11 (-20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -33 (-1) +7 (+0) -60 (-2) -248 (-10) -39 (-2) +130 (+5) +159 (+6) +178 (+7) +145 (+6) +88 (+3) -74 (-3) -97 (-4) +156 (+6)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 17' -2h 30' -1h 13' +1h 16' -0h 05' +1h 00' +1h 56' -0h 00' -1h 44' -3h 03' -3h 24' -4h 19'   -1h 17'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 26' -2h 07' -0h 23' +1h 27' +3h 02' +3h 51' +3h 29' +2h 07' +0h 20' -1h 30' -3h 05' -3h 51'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -52.1 -51.2 -39.2 -16.1 +0.5 +6.9 +0.9 -15.8 -38.4 -51.1 -52.1 -52.4   -30.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0 -4 -9 -14 -6 +0 +1 +8 +13 +10 -1 -2   -0.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -22.4 (-40) -21.9 (-39) -20.1 (-36) -17.1 (-31) -10.9 (-20) -4.8 (-9) -1.6 (-3) -0.4 (-1) -1.5 (-3) -9 (-16) -16.9 (-30) -21.6 (-39) -12.4 (-22)

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