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Volterra vs Zurich Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Volterra, Italy and Zurich, Switzerland is approximately 477 km or 297 mi.
  • To reach Volterra in this distance one would set out from Zurich bearing 157.1° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Volterra bearing 158.8° or SSE .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Volterra is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome whereas Zurich is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 4.2 °C (7.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.7 °C (3.1°F) less in Volterra. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 268.7 mm (10.6 in) less which is equivalent to 268.7 l/m² (6.59 US gal/ft²) or 2,687,000 l/ha (287,258 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4° higher in Volterra than in Zurich.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.5°C (6.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+10) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +4 (+6) +4 (+8) +5 (+8) +5 (+9) +3 (+6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +4 (+8) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +5 (+10) +4 (+8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +6 (+10) +6 (+11) +5 (+10) +6 (+10) +5 (+10) +6 (+10) +5 (+9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -4 (0) -1 (0) +2 (+0) -19 (-1) -43 (-2) -68 (-3) -72 (-3) -75 (-3) -15 (-1) +19 (+1) +14 (+1) -6 (0) -269 (-11)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 26' +0h 15' +0h 02' -0h 10' -0h 23' -0h 30' -0h 27' -0h 16' -0h 02' +0h 11' +0h 23' +0h 30'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +3.9 +3.9 +4 +3.9 +4 +3.9 +4 +4 +4 +4 +4 +4   +4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -7 -3 -1 +3 +2 -1 -4 -5 -6 -4 -3 -5   -2.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +4.3 (+8) +3.8 (+7) +3.1 (+6) +2.7 (+5) +2.7 (+5) +2.5 (+5) +3.1 (+6) +3.6 (+6) +3.1 (+6) +4.4 (+8) +4.5 (+8) +4.2 (+8) +3.5 (+6)

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