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Lugano vs Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel, Azores is approximately 2,983 km or 1,854 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel bearing 61° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 84.6° or E .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • The annual average temperature is 5.8 °C (10.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.5 °C (18.9°F) more in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 578 mm (22.8 in) more which is equivalent to 578 l/m² (14.19 US gal/ft²) or 5,780,000 l/ha (617,920 US gal/ac) more. About 1 4/7 as much.
  • There are 474 more hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 1h 18' more per day or about 1 2/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.2° lower in Lugano than in Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel.
  • Relative humidity levels are 10.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.7°C (13.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -6 (-11) -3 (-6) -1 (-2) 1 (+1) +1 (+2) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -7 (-12) -9 (-17) -11 (-20) -5 (-9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -4 (-7) -2 (-3) 0 (0) +0 (+1) -2 (-3) -4 (-8) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -12 (-21) -6 (-11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -8 (-15) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -12 (-21) -6 (-12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -54 (-2) -33 (-1) +10 (+0) +85 (+3) +148 (+6) +138 (+5) +108 (+4) +135 (+5) +74 (+3) +33 (+1) -4 (0) -62 (-2) +578 (+23)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -13 ( -42) -11 ( -39) -10 ( -32) -3 ( -10) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) +2 (+6) -4 ( -13) -8 ( -26) -9 ( -30) -11 ( -35)   -64 ( -18)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 09' +1h 50' +1h 36' +1h 38' +1h 01' +2h 26' +2h 27' +1h 15' +0h 36' +0h 21' +0h 34' +0h 40'   +1h 18'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 48' -0h 29' -0h 05' +0h 20' +0h 42' +0h 55' +0h 49' +0h 29' +0h 04' -0h 20' -0h 43' -0h 55'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -8.3 -8.3 -8.3 -8.3 -8.3 -8.3 -8.2 -8.3 -8.2 -8.1 -8.2 -8.2   -8.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -11 -13 -16 -14 -10 -11 -11 -9 -6 -4 -9 -13   -10.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -13.3 (-24) -12.2 (-22) -10.3 (-19) -6.8 (-12) -3.7 (-7) -2.5 (-5) -2.1 (-4) -3.6 (-6) -5.4 (-10) -7.7 (-14) -11.4 (-21) -13.5 (-24) -7.7 (-14)

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