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Lugano vs Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa, Usa is approximately 8,593 km or 5,340 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa bearing 32.4° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 148.6° or SSE .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 0.4 °C (0.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.5 °C (8.1°F) more in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 659.3 mm (26 in) more which is equivalent to 659.3 l/m² (16.18 US gal/ft²) or 6,593,000 l/ha (704,835 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.4° higher in Lugano than in Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lugano relative to Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa vs Lugano.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-3) -3 (-5) 0 (-1) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +1 (+3) +1 (+2) +0 (+0) +0 (0) +0 (0) 0 (+0) 0 (-1) +0 (0)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -1 (-1) +1 (+3) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) +0 (+1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -58 (-2) -27 (-1) +20 (+1) +98 (+4) +158 (+6) +137 (+5) +119 (+5) +144 (+6) +112 (+4) +64 (+3) -22 (-1) -85 (-3) +659 (+26)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 10' +0h 06' +0h 01' -0h 04' -0h 08' -0h 11' -0h 10' -0h 06' -0h 00' +0h 04' +0h 09' +0h 11'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +1.3 +1.3 +1.3 +1.3 +1.4 +1.4 +1.5 +1.5 +1.6 +1.6 +1.5 +1.4   +1.4

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