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Lugano vs Nome, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Nome, Alaska, Usa is approximately 7,717 km or 4,795 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Nome, Alaska bearing 4.2° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 177.4° or S .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Nome, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Nome, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome.
  • The mean temperature is 14.7 °C (26.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.8 °C (14°F) less in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1226.2 mm (48.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1226.2 l/m² (30.09 US gal/ft²) or 12,262,000 l/ha (1,310,889 US gal/ac) more. About 4 1/4 as much.
  • There are 216 more hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 0h 35' more per day or about 1 1/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.4° higher in Lugano than in Nome, Alaska.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 12°C (21.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+28) +18 (+32) +19 (+35) +18 (+33) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +11 (+19) +11 (+20) +15 (+26) +16 (+28) +16 (+29) +15 (+26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+30) +19 (+35) +20 (+36) +19 (+34) +13 (+23) +11 (+19) +10 (+19) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +14 (+25) +16 (+28) +17 (+31) +15 (+27)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +21 (+38) +21 (+39) +20 (+35) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +10 (+19) +14 (+25) +16 (+30) +19 (+34) +15 (+27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +59 (+2) +59 (+2) +96 (+4) +140 (+6) +185 (+7) +147 (+6) +83 (+3) +104 (+4) +98 (+4) +112 (+4) +100 (+4) +44 (+2) +1226 (+48)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -14) -2 ( -6) +1 (+3) +6 (+19) +5 (+17) -2 ( -6) -5 ( -16) -4 ( -13) -2 ( -6) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -6)   -14 ( -4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 25' +1h 12' -0h 42' -1h 20' -3h 03' -2h 04' +2h 03' +3h 07' +1h 34' +1h 29' +1h 26' +1h 56'   +0h 35'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 03' +2h 07' +0h 21' -1h 24' -3h 21' -4h 57' -4h 08' -2h 08' -0h 18' +1h 28' +3h 25' +4h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +18.2 +18.2 +18.3 +18.3 +18.4 +18.5 +18.6 +18.6 +18.6 +18.6 +18.5 +18.3   +18.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -8 -10 -16 -17 -9 -11 -19 -16 -9 -5 -8 -8   -11.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +14.5 (+26) +16.8 (+30) +16.2 (+29) +15 (+27) +10.4 (+19) +8.1 (+15) +6.1 (+11) +6.7 (+12) +9.1 (+16) +12.5 (+23) +13.6 (+24) +15.2 (+27) +12 (+22)

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