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Lugano vs Rhodes Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Rhodes, Greece is approximately 1,916 km or 1,190 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Rhodes bearing 309.8° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 297.1° or WNW .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Rhodes has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • The annual average temperature is 7.5 °C (13.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.4 °C (6.1°F) more in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 917 mm (36.1 in) more which is equivalent to 917 l/m² (22.51 US gal/ft²) or 9,170,000 l/ha (980,334 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/3 as much.
  • There are 975 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 2h 39' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.6° lower in Lugano than in Rhodes.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6°C (10.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -5 (-10) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -10 (-17) -10 (-17) -7 (-13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-17) -8 (-15) -7 (-12) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -10 (-17) -10 (-18) -8 (-14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -5 (-10) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -9 (-17) -9 (-17) -7 (-13)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -69 (-3) -44 (-2) +35 (+1) +133 (+5) +187 (+7) +172 (+7) +138 (+5) +173 (+7) +153 (+6) +82 (+3) +38 (+1) -80 (-3) +917 (+36)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -12 ( -39) -6 ( -21) -3 ( -10) +4 (+13) +10 (+32) +12 (+40) +11 (+35) +12 (+39) +8 (+27) +2 (+6) 0 ( 0) -9 ( -29)   +29 (+8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 42' -0h 14' -1h 17' -2h 28' -4h 00' -3h 44' -3h 52' -4h 23' -4h 24' -3h 07' -2h 38' -1h 01'   -2h 39'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 55' -0h 33' -0h 06' +0h 22' +0h 48' +1h 02' +0h 56' +0h 33' +0h 05' -0h 23' -0h 49' -1h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -9.6 -9.6 -9.6 -9.6 -9.6 -9.6 -9.6 -9.7 -9.6 -9.5 -9.6 -9.6   -9.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0.9 -0.8 -4 -0.9 +6.4 +11.6 +10.5 +10.6 +13.2 +9.1 +1 -2.1   +4.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.4 (-15) -8 (-14) -7.1 (-13) -5.6 (-10) -4.1 (-7) -3.1 (-6) -2.8 (-5) -3.7 (-7) -4.3 (-8) -6.4 (-12) -9 (-16) -9.7 (-17) -6 (-11)

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