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Lugano vs Palmyra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Palmyra, Syria is approximately 2,774 km or 1,724 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Palmyra bearing 306.2° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 286.9° or WNW .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Palmyra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Palmyra is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The average temperature is 7.1 °C (12.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.1 °C (7.4°F) less in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1468.3 mm (57.8 in) more which is equivalent to 1468.3 l/m² (36.04 US gal/ft²) or 14,683,000 l/ha (1,569,710 US gal/ac) more. About 11 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.4° lower in Lugano than in Palmyra.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -14 (-24) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -10 (-17) -7 (-12) -10 (-19)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-8) -5 (-10) -6 (-10) -7 (-12) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -9 (-17) -9 (-15) -6 (-12) -5 (-8) -7 (-13)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -5 (-10) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -4 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +58 (+2) +54 (+2) +89 (+4) +136 (+5) +194 (+8) +175 (+7) +138 (+5) +173 (+7) +160 (+6) +135 (+5) +112 (+4) +44 (+2) +1468 (+58)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 04' -0h 38' -0h 07' +0h 26' +0h 56' +1h 12' +1h 05' +0h 39' +0h 06' -0h 27' -0h 57' -1h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -11.4 -11.4 -11.4 -11.4 -11.4 -11.5 -11.4 -11.5 -11.5 -11.4 -11.4 -11.4   -11.4

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