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Lugano vs Puttalam Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Puttalam, Sri Lanka is approximately 7,893 km or 4,905 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Puttalam bearing 316° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 278.3° or W .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Puttalam has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Puttalam is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 16.3 °C (29.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.4 °C (27.7°F) more in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 409 mm (16.1 in) more which is equivalent to 409 l/m² (10.04 US gal/ft²) or 4,090,000 l/ha (437,248 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30° lower in Lugano than in Puttalam.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-44) -25 (-45) -22 (-40) -18 (-33) -14 (-25) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -11 (-20) -16 (-28) -20 (-36) -23 (-41) -16 (-29)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-42) -23 (-42) -21 (-38) -18 (-32) -14 (-26) -10 (-19) -7 (-13) -8 (-15) -12 (-21) -16 (-28) -20 (-36) -22 (-40) -16 (-29)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -20 (-37) -20 (-35) -17 (-31) -15 (-27) -13 (-23) -10 (-17) -10 (-18) -13 (-23) -16 (-28) -19 (-34) -21 (-38) -16 (-29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +24 (+1) +34 (+1) +44 (+2) -19 (-1) +106 (+4) +133 (+5) +122 (+5) +157 (+6) +96 (+4) -92 (-4) -123 (-5) -73 (-3) +409 (+16)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 41' -1h 39' -0h 18' +1h 08' +2h 22' +3h 01' +2h 44' +1h 39' +0h 15' -1h 10' -2h 24' -3h 01'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -37.8 -37.7 -37.7 -30.3 -13.6 -7.2 -13.1 -29.8 -37.9 -37.7 -37.9 -37.9   -30

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