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Lugano vs Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands, Australia is approximately 10,812 km or 6,719 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands bearing 315.6° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 279.9° or W .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The annual average temperature is 15.3 °C (27.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.6 °C (29.9°F) more in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 384 mm (15.1 in) less which is equivalent to 384 l/m² (9.42 US gal/ft²) or 3,840,000 l/ha (410,521 US gal/ac) less. About 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.2° lower in Lugano than in Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 7.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.4°C (29.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lugano relative to Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands vs Lugano.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-44) -24 (-43) -19 (-34) -14 (-26) -11 (-19) -6 (-10) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -7 (-13) -14 (-24) -19 (-33) -22 (-40) -14 (-25)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-45) -24 (-44) -21 (-38) -17 (-30) -12 (-22) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -9 (-16) -15 (-26) -20 (-35) -23 (-42) -15 (-28)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-45) -24 (-43) -23 (-41) -19 (-34) -14 (-26) -10 (-19) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -11 (-20) -15 (-28) -20 (-36) -24 (-43) -17 (-30)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -58 (-2) -122 (-5) -106 (-4) -107 (-4) +0 (+0) -54 (-2) -83 (-3) +51 (+2) +66 (+3) +62 (+2) +19 (+1) -52 (-2) -384 (-15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) 0 ( 0) -3 ( -11) -3 ( -10) 0 ( 0) +5 (+16) +3 (+10) +2 (+6) +4 (+13) +6 (+20) +6 (+19) +3 (+10) +3 (+10)   +26 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 44' -2h 18' -0h 25' +1h 35' +3h 18' +4h 11' +3h 47' +2h 18' +0h 21' -1h 38' -3h 20' -4h 11'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -57.6 -52.9 -33.3 -10.2 +6.5 +12.9 +7 -9.8 -32.5 -52.8 -57.5 -58   -28.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -3 -8 -13 -15 -11 -12 -13 -8 -1 +0 -2 -6   -7.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -24.5 (-44) -24.9 (-45) -22.9 (-41) -19 (-34) -14.2 (-26) -9.9 (-18) -7.6 (-14) -7.3 (-13) -9 (-16) -14.1 (-25) -19.4 (-35) -23.6 (-42) -16.4 (-30)

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