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Lugano vs Porto Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Porto , Portugal is approximately 1,511 km or 939 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Porto bearing 63.1° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 75.3° or ENE .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Porto has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Porto is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 3 °C (5.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8 °C (14.4°F) more in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 337 mm (13.3 in) more which is equivalent to 337 l/m² (8.27 US gal/ft²) or 3,370,000 l/ha (360,275 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/4 as much.
  • There are 567 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 1h 32' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.9° lower in Lugano than in Porto .
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.2°C (7.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +0 (0) +1 (+1) +-1 (-2) -3 (-6) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -4 (-7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-12) -6 (-12) -5 (-8) -2 (-3) 0 (-1) +0 (+1) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) -2 (-4) -4 (-8) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -3 (-5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-10) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) -1 (-2) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -92 (-4) -95 (-4) -2 (0) +45 (+2) +112 (+4) +122 (+5) +122 (+5) +151 (+6) +96 (+4) +15 (+1) -26 (-1) -111 (-4) +337 (+13)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -11 ( -35) -8 ( -28) -8 ( -26) -2 ( -7) +2 (+6) +6 (+20) +6 (+19) +6 (+19) 0 ( 0) -5 ( -16) -8 ( -27) -9 ( -29)   -31 ( -9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 48' -0h 42' -0h 23' -2h 06' -2h 44' -2h 06' -2h 00' -2h 11' -1h 38' -1h 30' -1h 22' -1h 01'   -1h 32'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 30' -0h 18' -0h 03' +0h 12' +0h 26' +0h 34' +0h 31' +0h 18' +0h 02' -0h 12' -0h 27' -0h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -4.9 -4.9 -4.9 -4.9 -4.9 -4.9 -4.8 -4.9 -4.9 -4.8 -4.9 -4.9   -4.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -10 -11 -10 -9 -4 -5 -6 -3 -2 -4 -8 -11   -6.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.2 (-15) -8.1 (-15) -6.3 (-11) -3.7 (-7) -1.2 (-2) -0.8 (-1) -0.2 (0) -0.2 (0) -2.5 (-5) -4.9 (-9) -6.8 (-12) -8 (-14) -4.2 (-8)

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