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Lugano vs Samarkand Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Samarkand, Uzbekistan is approximately 4,677 km or 2,906 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Samarkand bearing 298.5° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 257.1° or WSW .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Samarkand has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Samarkand is in or near the cool temperate desert scrub biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 2 °C (3.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7 °C (12.6°F) less in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1249 mm (49.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1249 l/m² (30.65 US gal/ft²) or 12,490,000 l/ha (1,335,264 US gal/ac) more. About 4 1/2 as much.
  • There are 816 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 2h 13' less per day or about 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.4° lower in Lugano than in Samarkand.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.1°C (1.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (-1) +-1 (-2) -2 (-4) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -10 (-17) -9 (-15) -8 (-15) -7 (-13) -6 (-10) -5 (-8) +-2 (-4) -5 (-10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) -1 (-1) -4 (-6) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) +0 (+1) -2 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +0 (+1) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) 0 (-1) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +0 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +35 (+1) +35 (+1) +39 (+2) +94 (+4) +168 (+7) +171 (+7) +134 (+5) +173 (+7) +156 (+6) +122 (+5) +98 (+4) +24 (+1) +1249 (+49)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -4 ( -13) -5 ( -18) -5 ( -16) 0 ( 0) +8 (+26) +11 (+37) +10 (+32) +12 (+39) +9 (+30) +6 (+19) +2 (+7) -2 ( -6)   +42 (+11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 13' +0h 25' +0h 25' -1h 10' -3h 50' -4h 24' -4h 11' -4h 11' -3h 56' -3h 00' -1h 50' -0h 42'   -2h 13'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 38' -0h 23' -0h 04' +0h 16' +0h 34' +0h 44' +0h 39' +0h 23' +0h 03' -0h 16' -0h 34' -0h 44'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -6.3 -6.3 -6.3 -6.3 -6.3 -6.4 -6.4 -6.5 -6.4 -6.4 -6.4 -6.4   -6.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -2 -4 -5 +1 +17 +27 +25 +28 +27 +17 +7 -2   +11.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +1.3 (+2) +0.6 (+1) -1.8 (-3) -3.1 (-6) -0.4 (-1) +1.8 (+3) +2.4 (+4) +4.1 (+7) +4.5 (+8) +2.9 (+5) +0.7 (+1) -0.1 (0) +1.1 (+2)

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