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Lugano vs Sioux Falls, South Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Usa is approximately 7,662 km or 4,761 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Sioux Falls, South Dakota bearing 45.8° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 131.6° or SE .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Sioux Falls, South Dakota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Sioux Falls, South Dakota is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 4 °C (7.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15 °C (27°F) less in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 997.7 mm (39.3 in) more which is equivalent to 997.7 l/m² (24.49 US gal/ft²) or 9,977,000 l/ha (1,066,608 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.4° lower in Lugano than in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.1°C (12.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +8 (+15) +5 (+10) +0 (-1) -3 (-5) -4 (-8) -5 (-9) -4 (-8) +-2 (-4) +-1 (-1) +4 (+7) +9 (+16) +1 (+3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +11 (+19) +7 (+12) +3 (+5) 0 (0) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +6 (+11) +11 (+20) +4 (+7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+28) +13 (+24) +9 (+16) +6 (+10) +3 (+6) +0 (+1) -1 (-1) +0 (+1) +4 (+6) +6 (+12) +9 (+16) +14 (+25) +7 (+12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +66 (+3) +58 (+2) +68 (+3) +93 (+4) +124 (+5) +89 (+3) +70 (+3) +101 (+4) +83 (+3) +101 (+4) +98 (+4) +47 (+2) +998 (+39)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +2 (+6) +1 (+4) +1 (+3) +4 (+13) +5 (+16) +2 (+7) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) +5 (+16) +5 (+17) +4 (+13)   +37 (+10)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 15' -0h 09' -0h 01' +0h 06' +0h 13' +0h 18' +0h 16' +0h 09' +0h 01' -0h 06' -0h 14' -0h 18'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -2.5 -2.6 -2.5 -2.5 -2.5 -2.5 -2.4 -2.4 -2.3 -2.3 -2.4 -2.4   -2.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +9 +6 +2 +18 +21 +16 +16 +17 +25 +27 +19 +6   +15.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +13.4 (+24) +10.7 (+19) +6.1 (+11) +6.8 (+12) +5.2 (+9) +2.3 (+4) +1.9 (+3) +2.7 (+5) +6.8 (+12) +8.6 (+15) +9.1 (+16) +11.4 (+21) +7.1 (+13)

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