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Addis Ababa vs Locarno Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Locarno, Switzerland is approximately 5,020 km or 3,120 mi.
  • To reach Addis Ababa in this distance one would set out from Locarno bearing 135.9° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Addis Ababa bearing 150.8° or SSE .
  • Addis Ababa has a subtropical highland climate with dry winters (Cwb) whereas Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Addis Ababa is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 3.3 °C (5.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.5 °C (29.7°F) less in Addis Ababa. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 751 mm (29.6 in) less which is equivalent to 751 l/m² (18.43 US gal/ft²) or 7,510,000 l/ha (802,869 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • There are 153 more hours of sunlight per year in Addis Ababa. In whichever way circa 0h 25' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30° higher in Addis Ababa than in Locarno.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.1°C (3.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +17 (+31) +14 (+25) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) 0 (0) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -1 (-2) +6 (+11) +13 (+23) +17 (+31) +7 (+13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +12 (+21) +10 (+17) +6 (+10) +2 (+4) -4 (-6) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -4 (-6) +2 (+4) +7 (+13) +11 (+20) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +2 (+4) -2 (-4) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -2 (-4) +1 (+2) +5 (+9) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -36 (-1) -31 (-1) -13 (-1) -57 (-2) -160 (-6) -86 (-3) +38 (+1) +44 (+2) -78 (-3) -145 (-6) -143 (-6) -84 (-3) -751 (-30)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 52' +1h 44' +1h 13' -0h 52' +0h 42' -2h 36' -6h 19' -5h 17' -1h 22' +2h 58' +5h 00' +6h 01'   +0h 25'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 39' +1h 38' +0h 17' -1h 07' -2h 21' -2h 59' -2h 42' -1h 38' -0h 15' +1h 09' +2h 22' +2h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +37 +36.9 +37 +31.3 +14.7 +8.2 +14.2 +30.9 +37 +36.9 +37.1 +37.2   +30
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -14 -11 -5 +0 -11 +1 +20 +15 +5 -13 -15 -11   -3.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +7.5 (+14) +7.6 (+14) +7.6 (+14) +5.2 (+9) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -2.9 (-5) -3 (-5) -2.3 (-4) -1.1 (-2) +3 (+5) +7.5 (+14) +2.1 (+4)

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