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Lugano vs Santiago Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Santiago, Chile is approximately 11,903 km or 7,396 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Santiago bearing 45.6° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 59.1° or ENE .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Santiago has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Santiago is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 2.1 °C (3.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.7 °C (10.3°F) more in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1342.4 mm (52.9 in) more which is equivalent to 1342.4 l/m² (32.95 US gal/ft²) or 13,424,000 l/ha (1,435,115 US gal/ac) more. About 6 1/8 as much.
  • There are 362 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 1h 00' less per day or about 6/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.8° lower in Lugano than in Santiago.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.2°C (3.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-44) -22 (-40) -16 (-29) -8 (-15) +2 (+3) +9 (+15) +10 (+18) +8 (+15) +2 (+3) -7 (-12) -15 (-26) -21 (-38) -7 (-12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-32) -15 (-28) -10 (-17) -2 (-4) +5 (+8) +11 (+19) +14 (+25) +12 (+21) +6 (+11) -2 (-3) -10 (-18) -16 (-28) -2 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -7 (-12) -1 (-1) +5 (+9) +10 (+17) +13 (+24) +12 (+21) +7 (+12) +1 (+1) -6 (-11) -10 (-18) 0 (0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +79 (+3) +73 (+3) +107 (+4) +150 (+6) +160 (+6) +119 (+5) +57 (+2) +135 (+5) +144 (+6) +136 (+5) +118 (+5) +64 (+3) +1342 (+53)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +6 (+19) +6 (+21) +8 (+26) +7 (+23) +7 (+23) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) +3 (+10) +2 (+7) +4 (+13) +7 (+23) +8 (+26)   +62 (+17)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -6h 38' -4h 50' -3h 01' +0h 02' +2h 21' +4h 48' +5h 05' +3h 23' +1h 02' -1h 58' -5h 14' -7h 03'   -1h 00'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 03' -3h 07' -0h 34' +2h 09' +4h 28' +5h 40' +5h 08' +3h 07' +0h 29' -2h 13' -4h 32' -5h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -52 -33.3 -11.8 +11.4 +27.9 +34.3 +28.3 +11.5 -11.3 -33.9 -52.1 -59.3   -11.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +14 +7 -2 -8 -10 -15 -17 -12 -5 +4 +10 +12   -1.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -13.4 (-24) -13 (-23) -9.6 (-17) -3.7 (-7) +2.6 (+5) +7.4 (+13) +9.9 (+18) +8.9 (+16) +5.1 (+9) -0.9 (-2) -7.2 (-13) -11.9 (-21) -2.2 (-4)

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