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Paris vs Locarno Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Locarno, Switzerland is approximately 570 km or 354 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Locarno bearing 303.5° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 298.7° or WNW .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Paris is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 1 °C (1.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3 °C (5.4°F) less in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1221 mm (48.1 in) less which is equivalent to 1221 l/m² (29.97 US gal/ft²) or 12,210,000 l/ha (1,305,330 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • There are 446 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 1h 13' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.6° lower in Paris than in Locarno.
  • Relative humidity levels are 14.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.7°C (3.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) 0 (0) 1 (+2) 1 (+2) 1 (+2) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) +1 (+2) 0 (+0)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) +1 (+1) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) 0 (0) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +0 (+0) -17 (-1) -58 (-2) -111 (-4) -159 (-6) -144 (-6) -148 (-6) -161 (-6) -140 (-6) -135 (-5) -101 (-4) -47 (-2) -1221 (-48)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 19' -2h 30' -0h 56' -0h 28' +0h 32' -0h 18' -1h 21' -1h 19' -0h 48' -1h 03' -2h 00' -2h 11'   -1h 13'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 19' -0h 11' -0h 02' +0h 07' +0h 17' +0h 22' +0h 19' +0h 11' +0h 01' -0h 08' -0h 17' -0h 22'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -2.7 -2.7 -2.6 -2.7 -2.7 -2.7 -2.6 -2.7 -2.7 -2.6 -2.6 -2.6   -2.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +25 +24 +16 +10 +6 +6 +8 +7 +9 +14 +21 +24   +14.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +4.7 (+8) +3.8 (+7) +3.3 (+6) +1.3 (+2) +0.4 (+1) -0.5 (-1) -0.5 (-1) -0.8 (-1) -0.5 (-1) +1.7 (+3) +3.3 (+6) +4.5 (+8) +1.7 (+3)

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