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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Aleppo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Aleppo, Syria is approximately 3,803 km or 2,364 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Aleppo bearing 326.7° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 297° or WNW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Aleppo has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • The average temperature is 10.4 °C (18.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14 °C (25.2°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 879.6 mm (34.6 in) more which is equivalent to 879.6 l/m² (21.59 US gal/ft²) or 8,796,000 l/ha (940,351 US gal/ac) more. About 3 2/3 as much.
  • There are 2279 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 6h 13' less per day or about 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.9° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Aleppo.
  • Relative humidity levels are 28.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.1°C (5.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lerwick, Shetland Islands relative to Aleppo. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Aleppo vs Lerwick, Shetland Islands.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-8) -7 (-13) -11 (-19) -15 (-26) -19 (-34) -21 (-38) -22 (-40) -22 (-39) -21 (-37) -16 (-30) -11 (-20) -6 (-11) -15 (-26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -4 (-8) -7 (-13) -11 (-19) -14 (-24) -16 (-28) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -11 (-20) -7 (-13) -3 (-6) -10 (-19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -7 (-12) -8 (-15) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -11 (-20) -10 (-17) -6 (-11) -4 (-6) -2 (-3) -6 (-11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +71 (+3) +41 (+2) +69 (+3) +39 (+2) +43 (+2) +58 (+2) +62 (+2) +79 (+3) +117 (+5) +112 (+4) +107 (+4) +84 (+3) +880 (+35)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +14 (+45) +13 (+46) +12 (+39) +16 (+53) +12 (+39) +15 (+50) +17 (+55) +17 (+55) +19 (+63) +19 (+61) +17 (+57) +16 (+52)   +187 (+51)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 17' -3h 40' -4h 34' -4h 52' -6h 11' -8h 14' -9h 42' -9h 19' -8h 04' -7h 00' -5h 58' -3h 48'   -6h 13'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 25' -1h 57' -0h 20' +1h 19' +2h 56' +3h 57' +3h 28' +1h 57' +0h 17' -1h 22' -2h 58' -3h 58'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -23.8 -23.8 -23.9 -23.9 -23.9 -23.9 -23.9 -24 -24 -23.9 -23.9 -23.9   -23.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +7 +15 +18 +22 +31 +40 +44 +46 +39 +38 +29 +11   +28.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -1.3 (-2) -1.5 (-3) -3.3 (-6) -5.3 (-10) -5.1 (-9) -4.7 (-8) -4.2 (-8) -3.3 (-6) -4.7 (-8) -2.2 (-4) -0.3 (-1) -0.9 (-2) -3.1 (-6)

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