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Lugano vs Cuzco Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Cuzco, Peru is approximately 10,399 km or 6,462 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Cuzco bearing 43.4° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 74.1° or ENE .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Cuzco has a subtropical highland climate with dry winters (Cwb).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Cuzco is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 0.5 °C (1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.7 °C (26.5°F) more in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 867 mm (34.1 in) more which is equivalent to 867 l/m² (21.28 US gal/ft²) or 8,670,000 l/ha (926,881 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/6 as much.
  • There are 250 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 0h 40' less per day or about 8/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.6° lower in Lugano than in Cuzco.
  • Relative humidity levels are 14.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.9°C (5.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) +-1 (-2) +3 (+6) +6 (+11) +4 (+8) +1 (+1) -6 (-10) -10 (-18) -14 (-25) -5 (-8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -6 (-10) -1 (-3) +4 (+6) +8 (+15) +11 (+21) +9 (+17) +5 (+9) -1 (-2) -7 (-12) -10 (-18) -1 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-12) -6 (-10) -3 (-5) +2 (+4) +8 (+15) +13 (+24) +16 (+29) +14 (+25) +9 (+16) +3 (+6) -2 (-4) -6 (-10) +4 (+6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -81 (-3) -59 (-2) +2 (+0) +113 (+4) +192 (+8) +173 (+7) +134 (+5) +165 (+6) +138 (+5) +99 (+4) +47 (+2) -55 (-2) +867 (+34)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -18 ( -58) -14 ( -50) -8 ( -26) -5 ( -17) +8 (+26) +12 (+40) +9 (+29) +9 (+29) +1 (+3) -2 ( -6) -8 ( -27) -14 ( -45)   -30 ( -8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 52' +0h 46' +0h 01' -0h 48' -1h 34' +0h 14' +0h 21' +0h 13' -0h 12' -1h 38' -2h 50' -1h 48'   -0h 40'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 48' -2h 21' -0h 25' +1h 37' +3h 22' +4h 16' +3h 52' +2h 21' +0h 22' -1h 40' -3h 24' -4h 16'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -59.1 -52 -31.7 -8.6 +8 +14.4 +8.3 -8.5 -31.2 -52.2 -58.7 -59.5   -27.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +7 +3 +0 +4 +15 +21 +20 +24 +23 +25 +21 +11   +14.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.1 (-15) -7.8 (-14) -5.4 (-10) -0.4 (-1) +6.8 (+12) +13.1 (+24) +15.6 (+28) +14.9 (+27) +10 (+18) +4.5 (+8) -1.4 (-3) -7 (-13) +2.9 (+5)

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