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Lugano vs Vancouver, British Columbia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada is approximately 8,464 km or 5,259 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Vancouver, British Columbia bearing 32° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 150.1° or SSE .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Vancouver, British Columbia has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Vancouver, British Columbia is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 1.6 °C (2.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.2 °C (7.6°F) more in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 436.7 mm (17.2 in) more which is equivalent to 436.7 l/m² (10.72 US gal/ft²) or 4,367,000 l/ha (466,861 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/8 as much.
  • There are 265 more hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 0h 44' more per day or about 1 1/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.2° higher in Lugano than in Vancouver, British Columbia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.1°C (1.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (+0) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +3 (+6) +4 (+6) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +1 (+3) +1 (+1) +2 (+3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) +1 (+1) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) +0 (+0) +2 (+3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) +0 (+0) +2 (+3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -71 (-3) -50 (-2) +1 (+0) +82 (+3) +139 (+5) +129 (+5) +102 (+4) +135 (+5) +96 (+4) +31 (+1) -44 (-2) -114 (-4) +437 (+17)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -13 ( -42) -9 ( -32) -8 ( -26) -2 ( -7) +5 (+16) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +5 (+16) 0 ( 0) -5 ( -16) -8 ( -27) -12 ( -39)   -40 ( -11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 05' +2h 03' +1h 42' +0h 16' -1h 25' +0h 24' -0h 50' -0h 23' +0h 18' +1h 03' +1h 38' +1h 56'   +0h 44'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 23' +0h 13' +0h 02' -0h 09' -0h 20' -0h 27' -0h 24' -0h 14' -0h 02' +0h 09' +0h 20' +0h 27'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +3.1 +3 +3 +3 +3.1 +3.2 +3.3 +3.3 +3.3 +3.4 +3.3 +3.2   +3.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -14 -10 -7 +0 +7 +6 +5 +5 +2 -4 -12 -18   -3.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -2.7 (-5) -2.7 (-5) -0.7 (-1) +2.1 (+4) +4 (+7) +4.4 (+8) +4.8 (+9) +3.8 (+7) +2.9 (+5) +1.1 (+2) -1.4 (-3) -2.9 (-5) +1.1 (+2)

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