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Lugano vs Halifax, Nova Scotia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada is approximately 5,466 km or 3,397 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Halifax, Nova Scotia bearing 61.1° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 116.2° or ESE .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Halifax, Nova Scotia has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Halifax, Nova Scotia is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 3.9 °C (7.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.4 °C (6.1°F) less in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 216 mm (8.5 in) more which is equivalent to 216 l/m² (5.3 US gal/ft²) or 2,160,000 l/ha (230,918 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/6 as much.
  • There are 211 more hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 0h 34' more per day or about 1 1/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.4° lower in Lugano than in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.2°C (7.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +5 (+8) +4 (+6) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) +4 (+7) +4 (+6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+3) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +4 (+7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+12) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +5 (+9) +4 (+8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -61 (-2) -45 (-2) -3 (0) +44 (+2) +93 (+4) +81 (+3) +44 (+2) +78 (+3) +43 (+2) +26 (+1) -17 (-1) -67 (-3) +216 (+9)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8 ( -26) -7 ( -25) -5 ( -16) -2 ( -7) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) -5 ( -17) -6 ( -19)   -32 ( -9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 48' +0h 55' +0h 52' +0h 48' -0h 21' +1h 06' +0h 58' +0h 40' +0h 20' -0h 17' +0h 40' +0h 29'   +0h 34'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 09' -0h 05' -0h 00' +0h 03' +0h 07' +0h 10' +0h 09' +0h 05' +0h 00' -0h 03' -0h 08' -0h 10'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -1.4 -1.5 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.2 -1.3 -1.4   -1.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -2 +1 +2 +3 +6 +3 +1 +4 +10 +10 +1 -3   +3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +5.2 (+9) +6.2 (+11) +6.4 (+12) +6.2 (+11) +6.3 (+11) +4.4 (+8) +2.7 (+5) +2.6 (+5) +3 (+5) +3.4 (+6) +1.4 (+3) +3.1 (+6) +4.2 (+8)

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