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Lugano vs Las Vegas, Nevada Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Las Vegas, Nevada, Usa is approximately 9,313 km or 5,787 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Las Vegas, Nevada bearing 35.3° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 137.7° or SE .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Las Vegas, Nevada has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Las Vegas, Nevada is in or near the warm temperate desert biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 8 °C (14.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.7 °C (12.1°F) less in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1499.2 mm (59 in) more which is equivalent to 1499.2 l/m² (36.79 US gal/ft²) or 14,992,000 l/ha (1,602,744 US gal/ac) more. About 15 1/3 as much.
  • There are 1738 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 4h 45' less per day or about 5/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.9° lower in Lugano than in Las Vegas, Nevada.
  • Relative humidity levels are 45.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8°C (14.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-15) -10 (-19) -9 (-17) -11 (-19) -13 (-23) -15 (-28) -16 (-29) -16 (-28) -14 (-26) -12 (-22) -9 (-17) -7 (-13) -12 (-21)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -9 (-15) -11 (-20) -12 (-21) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -8 (-15) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -8 (-14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -9 (-15) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) 0 (0) -4 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +67 (+3) +62 (+2) +99 (+4) +152 (+6) +194 (+8) +172 (+7) +129 (+5) +161 (+6) +153 (+6) +141 (+6) +115 (+5) +55 (+2) +1499 (+59)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +4 (+13) +4 (+14) +7 (+23) +9 (+30) +14 (+45) +13 (+43) +8 (+26) +10 (+32) +9 (+30) +8 (+26) +8 (+27) +6 (+19)   +100 (+27)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 58' -3h 49' -4h 36' -5h 00' -6h 19' -5h 52' -3h 42' -3h 54' -5h 12' -4h 58' -4h 56' -4h 46'   -4h 45'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 57' -0h 34' -0h 06' +0h 23' +0h 50' +1h 04' +0h 58' +0h 34' +0h 05' -0h 24' -0h 50' -1h 04'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -10 -10.1 -10 -10.1 -10 -9.9 -9.8 -9.8 -9.8 -9.7 -9.8 -9.9   -9.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +31 +36 +40 +45 +54 +56 +49 +49 +56 +52 +43 +32   +45.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +2.6 (+5) +3.1 (+6) +6.3 (+11) +9.5 (+17) +12.8 (+23) +14.2 (+26) +9.3 (+17) +8.1 (+15) +11.6 (+21) +8.7 (+16) +6.1 (+11) +3.9 (+7) +8 (+14)

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