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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Alpine, Texas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Alpine, Texas, Usa is approximately 7,758 km or 4,821 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Alpine, Texas bearing 31.2° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 116.2° or ESE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Alpine, Texas has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • The mean annual temperature is 10.6 °C (19.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.8 °C (15.8°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 817 mm (32.2 in) more which is equivalent to 817 l/m² (20.05 US gal/ft²) or 8,170,000 l/ha (873,427 US gal/ac) more. About 3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29.7° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Alpine, Texas.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-17) -13 (-23) -15 (-27) -17 (-31) -19 (-34) -21 (-37) -18 (-33) -18 (-32) -17 (-30) -15 (-27) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -15 (-28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -10 (-17) -12 (-22) -14 (-25) -16 (-28) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -12 (-22) -10 (-19) -7 (-12) -6 (-10) -11 (-19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+0) -2 (-3) -4 (-8) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -10 (-17) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) -6 (-10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +110 (+4) +80 (+3) +107 (+4) +59 (+2) +25 (+1) +2 (+0) -9 (0) +21 (+1) +61 (+2) +104 (+4) +132 (+5) +125 (+5) +817 (+32)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +21 (+68) +19 (+67) +18 (+58) +18 (+60) +9 (+29) +7 (+23) +8 (+26) +10 (+32) +11 (+37) +18 (+58) +21 (+70) +22 (+71)   +182 (+50)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 51' -2h 13' -0h 23' +1h 30' +3h 19' +4h 27' +3h 55' +2h 13' +0h 20' -1h 33' -3h 22' -4h 27'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -29.7 -29.7 -29.8 -29.8 -29.8 -29.7 -29.6 -29.7 -29.6 -29.5 -29.6 -29.7   -29.7

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