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Lugano vs Sapporo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Sapporo, Japan is approximately 9,054 km or 5,626 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Sapporo bearing 328.7° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 213.1° or SSW .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Sapporo has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Sapporo is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 3.3 °C (5.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.7 °C (13.9°F) less in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 474.4 mm (18.7 in) more which is equivalent to 474.4 l/m² (11.64 US gal/ft²) or 4,744,000 l/ha (507,165 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/7 as much.
  • There are 181 more hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 0h 29' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.9° lower in Lugano than in Sapporo.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.7°C (4.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+12) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +4 (+6) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) +0 (-1) +2 (+4) +5 (+9) +3 (+5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +5 (+8) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) -2 (-3) 0 (-1) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+15) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +3 (+6) +2 (+3) -1 (-1) -3 (-5) 0 (0) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +6 (+11) +4 (+7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -29 (-1) -20 (-1) +28 (+1) +95 (+4) +146 (+6) +109 (+4) +69 (+3) +31 (+1) +22 (+1) +30 (+1) +28 (+1) -35 (-1) +474 (+19)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -10 ( -32) -7 ( -25) -3 ( -10) +1 (+3) +7 (+23) +4 (+13) +2 (+6) +2 (+6) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -6) -3 ( -10) -6 ( -19)   -16 ( -4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 32' +1h 05' +0h 25' -0h 26' -0h 44' +1h 00' +2h 30' +1h 21' +0h 32' -0h 36' -0h 04' +0h 21'   +0h 29'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 19' -0h 11' -0h 02' +0h 07' +0h 16' +0h 21' +0h 19' +0h 11' +0h 01' -0h 08' -0h 16' -0h 21'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -2.9 -2.8 -2.8 -2.8 -2.9 -3 -3 -3.1 -3.1 -3 -3 -2.9   -2.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -1 -2 -4 +1 +3 -6 -11 -8 +0 +7 +5 -1   -1.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +6.4 (+12) +6.7 (+12) +5.4 (+10) +4.6 (+8) +3.2 (+6) +0.9 (+2) -1.5 (-3) -3.1 (-6) -0.3 (-1) +2.5 (+5) +3.3 (+6) +4.3 (+8) +2.7 (+5)

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