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Lugano vs Kimberley Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Kimberley, South Africa is approximately 8,470 km or 5,263 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Kimberley bearing 348.7° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 345.7° or NNW .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Kimberley has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Kimberley is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 7.1 °C (12.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.6 °C (6.5°F) more in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1254 mm (49.4 in) more which is equivalent to 1254 l/m² (30.78 US gal/ft²) or 12,540,000 l/ha (1,340,609 US gal/ac) more. About 4 4/7 as much.
  • There are 1395 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 3h 49' less per day or about 3/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.4° lower in Lugano than in Kimberley.
  • Relative humidity levels are 39.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.2°C (9.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-49) -24 (-43) -18 (-32) -10 (-19) +-3 (-5) +5 (+8) +6 (+11) +2 (+4) -5 (-10) -13 (-23) -20 (-35) -25 (-45) -11 (-20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -20 (-37) -15 (-27) -7 (-13) +1 (+1) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +7 (+12) -1 (-1) -8 (-15) -16 (-28) -21 (-38) -7 (-13)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-33) -16 (-29) -12 (-21) -4 (-7) +4 (+7) +11 (+19) +13 (+24) +11 (+19) +4 (+7) -3 (-6) -11 (-20) -16 (-29) -3 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +22 (+1) -2 (0) +46 (+2) +106 (+4) +185 (+7) +168 (+7) +131 (+5) +166 (+7) +148 (+6) +143 (+6) +122 (+5) +19 (+1) +1254 (+49)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -7) -1 ( -3) +4 (+13) +11 (+35) +11 (+37) +9 (+29) +11 (+35) +8 (+27) +5 (+16) +2 (+7) +1 (+3)   +57 (+15)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -6h 25' -4h 38' -3h 07' -2h 48' -2h 34' -0h 54' -0h 32' -2h 00' -3h 36' -5h 13' -6h 48' -7h 13'   -3h 49'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 43' -2h 55' -0h 32' +2h 00' +4h 10' +5h 17' +4h 47' +2h 55' +0h 27' -2h 05' -4h 13' -5h 17'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -56.6 -38 -16.6 +6.6 +23.2 +29.6 +23.6 +6.9 -15.9 -38.4 -56.6 -64   -16.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +42 +36 +27 +26 +34 +33 +36 +43 +51 +51 +47 +44   +39.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.2 (-15) -8.1 (-15) -6.1 (-11) +0.8 (+1) +10 (+18) +16.1 (+29) +19.6 (+35) +19.1 (+34) +15.6 (+28) +8.3 (+15) +0.2 (+0) -5 (-9) +5.2 (+9)

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