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Lugano vs Damascus (Intl) Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Damascus (Intl), Syria is approximately 2,721 km or 1,691 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Damascus (Intl) bearing 309.1° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 291.2° or WNW .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Damascus (Intl) has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Damascus (Intl) is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 5.1 °C (9.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.8 °C (3.2°F) less in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1460.3 mm (57.5 in) more which is equivalent to 1460.3 l/m² (35.84 US gal/ft²) or 14,603,000 l/ha (1,561,158 US gal/ac) more. About 11 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.6° lower in Lugano than in Damascus (Intl).

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -9 (-17) -11 (-20) -11 (-21) -11 (-20) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -10 (-18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -4 (-6) -5 (-9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) 0 (0) +0 (+1) +1 (+1) 0 (0) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) 0 (0) +0 (+1) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +50 (+2) +50 (+2) +93 (+4) +146 (+6) +197 (+8) +174 (+7) +138 (+5) +173 (+7) +160 (+6) +136 (+5) +105 (+4) +39 (+2) +1460 (+57)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 09' -0h 42' -0h 07' +0h 28' +1h 01' +1h 18' +1h 10' +0h 42' +0h 06' -0h 29' -1h 02' -1h 18'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -12.6 -12.6 -12.5 -12.6 -12.6 -12.6 -12.6 -12.7 -12.6 -12.5 -12.6 -12.6   -12.6

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