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Lugano vs Lake Charles, Louisiana Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Lake Charles, Louisiana, Usa is approximately 8,501 km or 5,282 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Lake Charles, Louisiana bearing 44.3° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 119.6° or ESE .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Lake Charles, Louisiana has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Lake Charles, Louisiana is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 8.4 °C (15.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.9 °C (1.6°F) more in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 211 mm (8.3 in) more which is equivalent to 211 l/m² (5.18 US gal/ft²) or 2,110,000 l/ha (225,573 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.9° lower in Lugano than in Lake Charles, Louisiana.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.8°C (10.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-17) -10 (-19) -10 (-19) -11 (-19) -10 (-19) -9 (-17) -8 (-14) -9 (-15) -10 (-18) -11 (-21) -11 (-20) -11 (-19) -10 (-18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -9 (-17) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -9 (-15) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -8 (-15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-10) -6 (-10) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -5 (-10) -7 (-12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -36 (-1) -17 (-1) +26 (+1) +72 (+3) +57 (+2) +49 (+2) +6 (+0) +38 (+1) +16 (+1) +46 (+2) +18 (+1) -63 (-2) +211 (+8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -7) +1 (+3) +3 (+10) +7 (+23) +4 (+13) -2 ( -6) +1 (+3) +2 (+7) +4 (+13) +2 (+7) -1 ( -3)   +16 (+4)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 24' -0h 51' -0h 09' +0h 34' +1h 13' +1h 34' +1h 25' +0h 51' +0h 07' -0h 36' -1h 14' -1h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -15.9 -16 -16 -16 -15.9 -15.9 -15.7 -15.8 -15.8 -15.7 -15.8 -15.9   -15.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3 +4 +5 +6 +12 +12 +5 +9 +14 +21 +16 +5   +9.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -6.6 (-12) -7 (-13) -7.3 (-13) -7.2 (-13) -5.7 (-10) -5 (-9) -5.2 (-9) -4.9 (-9) -4.9 (-9) -3.5 (-6) -5 (-9) -6.7 (-12) -5.8 (-10)

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