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Lugano vs Rio Gallegos Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Rio Gallegos, Argentina is approximately 13,169 km or 8,183 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Rio Gallegos bearing 50.6° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 43.7° or NE .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Rio Gallegos has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Rio Gallegos is in or near the cool temperate desert scrub biome.
  • The average temperature is 3.7 °C (6.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.1 °C (11°F) more in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1361.8 mm (53.6 in) more which is equivalent to 1361.8 l/m² (33.42 US gal/ft²) or 13,618,000 l/ha (1,455,855 US gal/ac) more. About 6 5/8 as much.
  • There are 331 more hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 0h 53' more per day or about 1 1/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.3° higher in Lugano than in Rio Gallegos.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.7°C (8.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-24) -12 (-22) -6 (-10) +2 (+3) +11 (+19) +18 (+32) +21 (+38) +17 (+31) +10 (+17) +1 (+2) -7 (-12) -12 (-21) +2 (+4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -9 (-17) -4 (-7) +4 (+6) +11 (+19) +17 (+31) +20 (+36) +17 (+31) +11 (+20) +3 (+6) -4 (-8) -9 (-16) +4 (+7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -2 (-4) +4 (+8) +11 (+19) +16 (+28) +18 (+33) +16 (+29) +12 (+21) +6 (+11) -1 (-2) -6 (-10) +5 (+9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +46 (+2) +53 (+2) +91 (+4) +136 (+5) +178 (+7) +157 (+6) +119 (+5) +161 (+6) +149 (+6) +129 (+5) +104 (+4) +40 (+2) +1362 (+54)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -2 ( -7) +2 (+6) +5 (+17) +8 (+26) +8 (+27) +3 (+10) +5 (+16) +5 (+17) +3 (+10) +2 (+7) -1 ( -3)   +33 (+9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 00' -1h 35' +0h 13' +1h 42' +2h 40' +4h 58' +5h 32' +3h 40' +1h 36' -1h 00' -2h 28' -2h 36'   +0h 53'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 57' -4h 15' -0h 46' +2h 55' +6h 08' +7h 49' +7h 03' +4h 16' +0h 40' -3h 01' -6h 12' -7h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -34 -15.3 +6.3 +29.5 +46 +52.4 +46.4 +29.6 +6.8 -15.9 -34.3 -41.2   +6.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +16 +12 +4 -4 -8 -12 -14 -6 +6 +16 +19 +17   +3.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -6.6 (-12) -6 (-11) -2.6 (-5) +2.5 (+5) +8.9 (+16) +13.9 (+25) +16.5 (+30) +15.3 (+28) +12 (+22) +6.6 (+12) +0.1 (+0) -4.6 (-8) +4.7 (+8)

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