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Lugano vs Raleigh/ Raleigh-Durham, Nc Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Raleigh/ Raleigh-Durham, Nc, Usa is approximately 7,079 km or 4,399 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Raleigh/ Raleigh-Durham, Nc bearing 50.8° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 115.4° or ESE .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Raleigh/ Raleigh-Durham, Nc has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Raleigh/ Raleigh-Durham, Nc is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 3.7 °C (6.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.2 °C (5.8°F) less in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 551.6 mm (21.7 in) more which is equivalent to 551.6 l/m² (13.54 US gal/ft²) or 5,516,000 l/ha (589,697 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.1° lower in Lugano than in Raleigh/ Raleigh-Durham, Nc.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lugano relative to Raleigh/ Raleigh-Durham, Nc. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Raleigh/ Raleigh-Durham, Nc vs Lugano.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-6) -4 (-8) -6 (-10) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -5 (-8) -6 (-11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -5 (-9) -5 (-8) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) -4 (-7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +1 (+3) 0 (0) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) +1 (+1) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -9 (0) -20 (-1) +14 (+1) +91 (+4) +101 (+4) +82 (+3) +36 (+1) +71 (+3) +79 (+3) +73 (+3) +50 (+2) -17 (-1) +552 (+22)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 58' -0h 35' -0h 06' +0h 24' +0h 51' +1h 05' +0h 59' +0h 35' +0h 05' -0h 24' -0h 51' -1h 05'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -10.2 -10.2 -10.2 -10.2 -10.2 -10.2 -10.1 -10.1 -10 -10 -10.1 -10.1   -10.1

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