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Lugano vs Nicosia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Nicosia, Cyprus is approximately 2,368 km or 1,472 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Nicosia bearing 308° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 292° or WNW .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Nicosia has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Nicosia is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 7.7 °C (13.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.4 °C (0.7°F) less in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1259 mm (49.6 in) more which is equivalent to 1259 l/m² (30.9 US gal/ft²) or 12,590,000 l/ha (1,345,955 US gal/ac) more. About 4 2/3 as much.
  • There are 1262 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 3h 26' less per day or about 5/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.8° lower in Lugano than in Nicosia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.2°C (9.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-17) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -9 (-17) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -11 (-19)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -9 (-15) -9 (-16) -9 (-17) -8 (-15) -8 (-14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -4 (-6) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -4 (-8) -5 (-9) -5 (-10) -5 (-9) -5 (-10) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -5 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +3 (+0) +29 (+1) +74 (+3) +139 (+5) +179 (+7) +166 (+7) +137 (+5) +171 (+7) +150 (+6) +121 (+5) +93 (+4) -3 (0) +1259 (+50)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -7 ( -23) -3 ( -11) +1 (+3) +7 (+23) +12 (+39) +12 (+40) +10.5 (+34) +11.5 (+37) +9 (+30) +6 (+19) +4 (+13) -2 ( -6)   +61 (+17)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 44' -1h 52' -1h 54' -3h 06' -4h 48' -4h 46' -4h 11' -4h 21' -4h 34' -4h 23' -3h 30' -2h 11'   -3h 26'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 01' -0h 37' -0h 06' +0h 25' +0h 54' +1h 09' +1h 02' +0h 37' +0h 05' -0h 26' -0h 54' -1h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -10.8 -10.8 -10.8 -10.9 -10.8 -10.9 -10.8 -10.9 -10.9 -10.8 -10.8 -10.8   -10.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -6 -3 -4 +5 +18 +9 +20 +20 +21 +19 +6 -6   +8.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.2 (-15) -7 (-13) -6.6 (-12) -4.5 (-8) -1.9 (-3) -5 (-9) -1.9 (-3) -2.9 (-5) -3 (-5) -4.4 (-8) -7.6 (-14) -9.1 (-16) -5.2 (-9)

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