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Funchal vs Locarno Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Funchal, Madeira and Locarno, Switzerland is approximately 2,655 km or 1,650 mi.
  • To reach Funchal in this distance one would set out from Locarno bearing 244.6° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Funchal bearing 228° or SW .
  • Funchal has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The annual average temperature is 6.1 °C (10.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.1 °C (23.6°F) less in Funchal. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1198 mm (47.2 in) less which is equivalent to 1198 l/m² (29.4 US gal/ft²) or 11,980,000 l/ha (1,280,742 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • There are 152 more hours of sunlight per year in Funchal. In whichever way circa 0h 24' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.6° higher in Funchal than in Locarno.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.2°C (12.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +9 (+15) +5 (+8) +2 (+3) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) +4 (+7) +8 (+15) +12 (+22) +14 (+25) +6 (+12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+24) +11 (+21) +8 (+15) +5 (+8) +2 (+3) -1 (-1) -1 (-3) +1 (+1) +3 (+6) +8 (+14) +11 (+19) +13 (+23) +6 (+11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +11 (+19) +8 (+14) +4 (+8) +2 (+3) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +8 (+14) +10 (+17) +12 (+21) +6 (+10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +47 (+2) +24 (+1) -29 (-1) -114 (-4) -197 (-8) -186 (-7) -205 (-8) -222 (-9) -158 (-6) -110 (-4) -51 (-2) +3 (+0) -1198 (-47)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 07' +0h 27' +0h 30' +0h 30' -0h 00' -1h 48' -1h 15' -0h 01' +0h 44' +1h 29' +1h 38' +1h 36'   +0h 24'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 14' +0h 45' +0h 08' -0h 30' -1h 05' -1h 24' -1h 15' -0h 45' -0h 07' +0h 31' +1h 06' +1h 24'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +13.5 +13.5 +13.6 +13.5 +13.5 +13.5 +13.5 +13.5 +13.4 +13.4 +13.5 +13.6   +13.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +7 +10 +9 +9 +7 +10 +11 +7 +2 +1 +2 +5   +6.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) +13.6 (+24) +12.7 (+23) +9.9 (+18) +6.4 (+12) +3.2 (+6) +1.7 (+3) +1.2 (+2) +2.4 (+4) +3.6 (+6) +7.7 (+14) +10.7 (+19) +13.1 (+24) +7.2 (+13)

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