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Lugano vs Nouakchott Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Nouakchott, Mauritania is approximately 3,857 km or 2,397 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Nouakchott bearing 30.9° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 44.7° or NE .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Nouakchott has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Nouakchott is in or near the tropical desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 14.3 °C (25.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.6 °C (19.1°F) more in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1447 mm (57 in) more which is equivalent to 1447 l/m² (35.51 US gal/ft²) or 14,470,000 l/ha (1,546,939 US gal/ac) more. About 10 1/3 as much.
  • There are 1151 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 3h 09' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.2° lower in Lugano than in Nouakchott.
  • Relative humidity levels are 27.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.2°C (9.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-42) -23 (-41) -22 (-39) -18 (-33) -17 (-30) -12 (-21) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -13 (-24) -20 (-35) -23 (-41) -22 (-40) -17 (-31)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-33) -18 (-33) -18 (-32) -15 (-26) -13 (-23) -10 (-17) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -12 (-22) -17 (-30) -19 (-34) -18 (-32) -14 (-26)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-24) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -11 (-19) -9 (-17) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -11 (-20) -13 (-24) -14 (-26) -13 (-23) -11 (-20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +79 (+3) +74 (+3) +110 (+4) +156 (+6) +200 (+8) +174 (+7) +120 (+5) +92 (+4) +122 (+5) +136 (+5) +121 (+5) +65 (+3) +1447 (+57)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +6.5 (+21) +6.5 (+23) +9 (+29) +11 (+37) +15 (+48) +12.5 (+42) +9 (+29) +8 (+26) +6 (+20) +9 (+29) +9.5 (+32) +8.5 (+27)   +110.5 (+30)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 03' -3h 45' -4h 05' -4h 24' -3h 52' -1h 40' -0h 09' -0h 40' -2h 00' -3h 32' -4h 56' -4h 42'   -3h 09'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 09' -1h 18' -0h 14' +0h 54' +1h 53' +2h 25' +2h 11' +1h 19' +0h 12' -0h 56' -1h 55' -2h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -27.9 -27.8 -27.9 -27.9 -23.5 -17.3 -22.8 -27.9 -27.8 -27.7 -27.8 -27.9   -26.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +40 +39 +35 +33 +35 +21 +4 +1 +15 +35 +38 +36   +27.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -5.2 (-9) -4.9 (-9) -4.9 (-9) -2.9 (-5) -1.4 (-3) -3.4 (-6) -5.6 (-10) -7.2 (-13) -8 (-14) -6.2 (-11) -6.6 (-12) -6.2 (-11) -5.2 (-9)

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