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Lugano vs Wilmington, North Carolina Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lugano, Switzerland and Wilmington, North Carolina, Usa is approximately 7,130 km or 4,431 mi.
  • To reach Lugano in this distance one would set out from Wilmington, North Carolina bearing 50.4° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lugano bearing 113.5° or ESE .
  • Lugano has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Wilmington, North Carolina has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Lugano is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Wilmington, North Carolina is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 6 °C (10.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.9 °C (1.6°F) less in Lugano. The continentality subtype is semicontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 225.5 mm (8.9 in) more which is equivalent to 225.5 l/m² (5.53 US gal/ft²) or 2,255,000 l/ha (241,074 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/6 as much.
  • There are 750 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lugano. In whichever way circa 2h 03' less per day or about 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.7° lower in Lugano than in Wilmington, North Carolina.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.7°C (4.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -9 (-15) -9 (-15) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -9 (-16) -10 (-17) -10 (-18) -8 (-15) -8 (-14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-8) -5 (-9) -5 (-10) -6 (-10) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -6 (-10) -6 (-11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -1 (-3) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -4 (-8) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -4 (-6) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -4 (-7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -19 (-1) -20 (-1) +11 (+0) +84 (+3) +89 (+3) +23 (+1) -69 (-3) -3 (0) +32 (+1) +78 (+3) +47 (+2) -27 (-1) +226 (+9)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -11) -1 ( -3) +3 (+10) +6 (+19) +3 (+10) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) -1 ( -3)   +5 (+1)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 03' -1h 27' -1h 44' -2h 54' -3h 40' -2h 22' -0h 21' -0h 44' -1h 04' -2h 19' -3h 18' -2h 38'   -2h 03'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 05' -0h 39' -0h 07' +0h 27' +0h 57' +1h 14' +1h 06' +0h 39' +0h 06' -0h 28' -0h 58' -1h 14'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -11.8 -11.8 -11.8 -11.8 -11.8 -11.8 -11.7 -11.7 -11.7 -11.6 -11.7 -11.7   -11.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +12 +13 +12 +15 +15 +11 +5 +8 +12 +20 +17 +12   +12.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -1.8 (-3) -1.5 (-3) -2.2 (-4) -1.6 (-3) -2.5 (-5) -3.3 (-6) -4.1 (-7) -3.8 (-7) -4.2 (-8) -1.8 (-3) -3 (-5) -2.6 (-5) -2.7 (-5)

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