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Lugano vs Death Valley, California Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Death Valley, California, Usa is approximately 9,367 km or 5,821 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Death Valley, California bearing 34.5° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 139° or SE .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Death Valley, California has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Death Valley, California is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 13 °C (23.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.9 °C (16°F) less in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1556.5 mm (61.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1556.5 l/m² (38.2 US gal/ft²) or 15,565,000 l/ha (1,664,002 US gal/ac) more. About 34 1/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.5° lower in Lugano than in Death Valley, California.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-24) -15 (-27) -16 (-29) -18 (-33) -19 (-33) -20 (-35) -21 (-37) -21 (-38) -20 (-37) -19 (-33) -15 (-26) -12 (-22) -17 (-31)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-15) -10 (-19) -12 (-22) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -16 (-28) -17 (-31) -17 (-30) -16 (-28) -14 (-24) -10 (-17) -8 (-14) -13 (-23)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -5 (-9) -8 (-14) -10 (-17) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -15 (-27) -13 (-24) -11 (-20) -8 (-15) -4 (-8) -3 (-5) -9 (-16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +74 (+3) +68 (+3) +105 (+4) +153 (+6) +199 (+8) +175 (+7) +135 (+5) +169 (+7) +157 (+6) +144 (+6) +121 (+5) +57 (+2) +1557 (+61)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +6 (+19) +5 (+18) +7 (+23) +10 (+33) +14 (+45) +12.5 (+42) +10.5 (+34) +11 (+35) +9 (+30) +9 (+29) +9 (+30) +7 (+23)   +110 (+30)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 55' -0h 33' -0h 06' +0h 22' +0h 48' +1h 02' +0h 56' +0h 33' +0h 05' -0h 23' -0h 49' -1h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -9.6 -9.7 -9.7 -9.7 -9.6 -9.6 -9.5 -9.5 -9.4 -9.3 -9.5 -9.5   -9.5

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