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Lugano vs Riyadh Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia is approximately 4,106 km or 2,551 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Riyadh bearing 314.9° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 292.1° or WNW .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Riyadh has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Riyadh is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 14.2 °C (25.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.5 °C (4.5°F) less in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1502.7 mm (59.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1502.7 l/m² (36.88 US gal/ft²) or 15,027,000 l/ha (1,606,486 US gal/ac) more. About 15 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.2° lower in Lugano than in Riyadh.
  • Relative humidity levels are 40.9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.5°C (2.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -23 (-41) -24 (-43) -23 (-42) -24 (-42) -22 (-39) -20 (-36) -21 (-38) -22 (-40) -23 (-41) -23 (-41) -21 (-38) -22 (-40)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -14 (-25) -15 (-26) -17 (-30) -16 (-28) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -12 (-21) -14 (-26)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -5 (-8) -5 (-8) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -8 (-15) -6 (-11) -5 (-10) -5 (-9) -2 (-4) -5 (-10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +68 (+3) +64 (+3) +86 (+3) +128 (+5) +193 (+8) +175 (+7) +138 (+5) +172 (+7) +160 (+6) +145 (+6) +120 (+5) +54 (+2) +1503 (+59)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +4 (+13) +6 (+21) +7 (+23) +10 (+33) +13 (+42) +13 (+43) +10.5 (+34) +12 (+39) +10 (+33) +10 (+32) +5 (+17) +6 (+19)   +106.5 (+29)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 45' -1h 04' -0h 11' +0h 44' +1h 32' +1h 58' +1h 47' +1h 04' +0h 10' -0h 45' -1h 34' -1h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -21.3 -21.2 -21.2 -21.3 -21.2 -21.3 -21.1 -21.4 -21.3 -21.2 -21.3 -21.3   -21.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +21 +29 +30 +32 +48 +55 +52 +56 +56 +52 +36 +24   +40.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -5.8 (-10) -4.1 (-7) -4.2 (-8) -3.5 (-6) +2.1 (+4) +9.7 (+17) +10.2 (+18) +11 (+20) +7.5 (+14) +3.2 (+6) -3.2 (-6) -5 (-9) +1.5 (+3)

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