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Lugano vs Grytviken Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Grytviken, South Georgia is approximately 11,945 km or 7,423 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Grytviken bearing 31.3° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 25.9° or NNE .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Grytviken has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Both are in or near the boreal rain forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 9.8 °C (17.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.6 °C (20.9°F) more in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 209 mm (8.2 in) more which is equivalent to 209 l/m² (5.13 US gal/ft²) or 2,090,000 l/ha (223,435 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/7 as much.
  • There are 818 more hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 2h 13' more per day or about 1 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.9° higher in Lugano than in Grytviken.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.9°C (16°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) +3 (+6) +9 (+16) +16 (+28) +22 (+39) +24 (+44) +22 (+40) +17 (+30) +10 (+19) +3 (+6) -1 (-2) +10 (+18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +2 (+4) +9 (+16) +15 (+26) +20 (+37) +23 (+42) +22 (+40) +17 (+30) +10 (+18) +4 (+7) 0 (-1) +10 (+18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) +3 (+5) +8 (+15) +14 (+25) +19 (+34) +21 (+38) +21 (+37) +16 (+28) +11 (+19) +5 (+9) +1 (+2) +10 (+17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -18 (-1) -40 (-2) -27 (-1) +20 (+1) +57 (+2) +42 (+2) -4 (0) +38 (+1) +66 (+3) +64 (+3) +33 (+1) -22 (-1) +209 (+8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -6 ( -21) -5 ( -16) -3 ( -10) +3 (+10) -2 ( -7) -4 ( -13) -2 ( -6) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -6) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -6)   -30 ( -8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 09' -0h 36' +1h 25' +4h 00' +5h 01' +7h 26' +7h 56' +5h 27' +2h 12' -0h 46' -2h 08' -2h 05'   +2h 13'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 23' -4h 30' -0h 49' +3h 05' +6h 30' +8h 19' +7h 30' +4h 30' +0h 42' -3h 12' -6h 35' -8h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -31.4 -12.7 +8.9 +32.1 +48.7 +55 +49 +32.2 +9.4 -13.2 -31.6 -38.6   +8.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -1 +0 -4 -5 -4 -6 -7 -3 +2 +6 +4 -1   -1.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -2.4 (-4) -1.1 (-2) +1.1 (+2) +7.3 (+13) +12.9 (+23) +18 (+32) +20.3 (+37) +20.3 (+37) +16.1 (+29) +10.4 (+19) +4.2 (+8) -0.5 (-1) +8.9 (+16)

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