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Lugano vs Kinshasa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Kinshasa, Democratic Republic Of The Congo is approximately 5,639 km or 3,504 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Kinshasa bearing 354.2° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 351.6° or N .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Kinshasa has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Kinshasa is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 13.7 °C (24.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.1 °C (25.4°F) more in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 122 mm (4.8 in) more which is equivalent to 122 l/m² (2.99 US gal/ft²) or 1,220,000 l/ha (130,426 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • There are 361 more hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 0h 59' more per day or about 1 1/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30.2° lower in Lugano than in Kinshasa.
  • Relative humidity levels are 10.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.3°C (27.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-44) -24 (-43) -20 (-36) -16 (-29) -13 (-23) -6 (-10) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -9 (-17) -15 (-26) -20 (-35) -23 (-42) -15 (-26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -23 (-41) -19 (-34) -16 (-28) -12 (-21) -5 (-9) -1 (-2) -3 (-6) -8 (-15) -14 (-24) -19 (-34) -22 (-40) -14 (-25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -21 (-38) -18 (-32) -15 (-26) -11 (-20) -5 (-10) -1 (-2) -3 (-6) -7 (-13) -12 (-22) -17 (-31) -21 (-38) -13 (-23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -84 (-3) -91 (-4) -111 (-4) -81 (-3) +59 (+2) +166 (+7) +133 (+5) +171 (+7) +111 (+4) +48 (+2) -121 (-5) -78 (-3) +122 (+5)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -5 ( -18) -5 ( -16) -6 ( -20) +3 (+10) +12 (+40) +11 (+35) +11 (+35) +4 (+13) 0 ( 0) -6 ( -20) -5 ( -16)   +9 (+2)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 38' +0h 04' +0h 13' +1h 06' +0h 50' +3h 02' +4h 21' +2h 50' +1h 42' -0h 03' -0h 50' -0h 48'   +0h 59'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 19' -2h 03' -0h 22' +1h 24' +2h 56' +3h 44' +3h 22' +2h 03' +0h 19' -1h 27' -2h 58' -3h 44'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -50.2 -49.6 -40.7 -17.8 -1.2 +5.2 -0.7 -17.5 -40.1 -49.4 -50.1 -50.3   -30.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -12 -13 -16 -17 -12 -12 -12 -4 +0 -3 -10 -13   -10.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -24.4 (-44) -24.5 (-44) -21.6 (-39) -18.5 (-33) -13.9 (-25) -7.5 (-14) -3.5 (-6) -4 (-7) -7.8 (-14) -13.8 (-25) -20.1 (-36) -24.1 (-43) -15.3 (-28)

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