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Lugano vs Sagres, Algarve Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Sagres, Algarve, Portugal is approximately 1,790 km or 1,112 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Sagres, Algarve bearing 50.4° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 62.4° or ENE .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Sagres, Algarve has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Sagres, Algarve is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 4.8 °C (8.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.1 °C (21.8°F) more in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1187 mm (46.7 in) more which is equivalent to 1187 l/m² (29.13 US gal/ft²) or 11,870,000 l/ha (1,268,982 US gal/ac) more. About 3 6/7 as much.
  • There are 796 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 2h 10' less per day or about 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9° lower in Lugano than in Sagres, Algarve.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7°C (12.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-17) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) -1 (-1) 2 (+3) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) -1 (-3) -6 (-10) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -4 (-6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-19) -9 (-17) -7 (-13) -4 (-7) -2 (-3) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) -3 (-5) -7 (-12) -9 (-17) -10 (-18) -5 (-9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -9 (-15) -5 (-8) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) +0 (+0) -1 (-3) -4 (-8) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -6 (-11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +16 (+1) +27 (+1) +49 (+2) +119 (+5) +177 (+7) +170 (+7) +136 (+5) +172 (+7) +146 (+6) +100 (+4) +66 (+3) +9 (+0) +1187 (+47)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -3 ( -11) -3 ( -10) +3 (+10) +9 (+29) +10 (+33) +9 (+29) +10 (+32) +5 (+17) +2 (+6) -1 ( -3) -3 ( -10)   +33 (+9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 15' -1h 12' -1h 09' -2h 22' -3h 30' -2h 46' -2h 17' -2h 40' -2h 14' -2h 29' -2h 04' -2h 03'   -2h 10'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 52' -0h 31' -0h 05' +0h 21' +0h 46' +0h 59' +0h 53' +0h 31' +0h 04' -0h 22' -0h 46' -0h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -9 -9 -9 -9 -9 -9 -9 -9 -9 -8.9 -9 -9   -9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -8 -10 -15 -14 -10 -15 -18 -17 -12 -7 -9 -9   -12
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -11.4 (-21) -10.7 (-19) -9.7 (-17) -6.7 (-12) -3.7 (-7) -3.1 (-6) -1.7 (-3) -2.7 (-5) -4.9 (-9) -7.8 (-14) -10.6 (-19) -11.1 (-20) -7 (-13)

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