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Lugano vs Sao Tome Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Sao Tome, Sao Tome And Principe is approximately 5,078 km or 3,155 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Sao Tome bearing 2.2° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 3.1° or N .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Sao Tome has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • The annual mean temperature is 14 °C (25.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.6 °C (26.3°F) more in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 732 mm (28.8 in) more which is equivalent to 732 l/m² (17.97 US gal/ft²) or 7,320,000 l/ha (782,557 US gal/ac) more. About 1 5/6 as much.
  • There are 429 more hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 1h 10' more per day or about 1 1/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30.7° lower in Lugano than in Sao Tome.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.8°C (26.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-44) -23 (-41) -20 (-36) -15 (-28) -11 (-19) -6 (-10) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -8 (-15) -14 (-24) -19 (-33) -22 (-40) -14 (-25)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-46) -22 (-40) -19 (-34) -15 (-27) -11 (-20) -7 (-12) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -8 (-15) -13 (-24) -18 (-33) -22 (-40) -14 (-25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-42) -22 (-40) -20 (-35) -16 (-28) -12 (-22) -8 (-15) -5 (-9) -5 (-10) -8 (-15) -13 (-24) -18 (-33) -21 (-38) -14 (-26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -3 (0) -10 (0) -22 (-1) +37 (+1) +88 (+3) +159 (+6) +138 (+5) +172 (+7) +142 (+6) +38 (+1) +26 (+1) -33 (-1) +732 (+29)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -4) -3 ( -10) 0 ( 0) +5 (+16) +10 (+33) +9 (+29) +9 (+29) +4 (+13) -2 ( -6) -1 ( -3) +1 (+3)   +30 (+8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 48' -0h 04' +1h 21' +1h 48' +1h 05' +1h 56' +3h 25' +3h 21' +2h 56' +1h 09' -0h 54' -1h 15'   +1h 10'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 05' -1h 54' -0h 20' +1h 18' +2h 43' +3h 27' +3h 08' +1h 54' +0h 17' -1h 21' -2h 45' -3h 28'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -45.5 -45.2 -43.9 -22.6 -6 +0.4 -5.5 -22.3 -43.7 -45 -45.4 -45.6   -30.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -7 -9 -11 -12 -9 -5 -3 +0 +0 -3 -6 -9   -6.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -25.8 (-46) -23.2 (-42) -20.5 (-37) -17 (-31) -12.8 (-23) -7.4 (-13) -3.5 (-6) -3.6 (-6) -7.8 (-14) -13.3 (-24) -18.8 (-34) -23.3 (-42) -14.8 (-27)

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