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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Altagracia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Altagracia, Nicaragua is approximately 8,585 km or 5,335 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Altagracia bearing 30.5° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 91° or E .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Altagracia has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The annual mean temperature is 20 °C (36°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.5 °C (8.1°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 202 mm (8 in) less which is equivalent to 202 l/m² (4.96 US gal/ft²) or 2,020,000 l/ha (215,951 US gal/ac) less. About 6/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 43.2° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Altagracia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -24 (-42) -24 (-43) -24 (-42) -21 (-38) -17 (-31) -16 (-28) -15 (-27) -17 (-30) -19 (-34) -20 (-36) -21 (-37) -20 (-36)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +117 (+5) +86 (+3) +109 (+4) +63 (+2) -55 (-2) -177 (-7) -123 (-5) -133 (-5) -149 (-6) -100 (-4) +49 (+2) +111 (+4) -202 (-8)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 58' -2h 55' -0h 31' +1h 59' +4h 19' +5h 43' +5h 04' +2h 55' +0h 26' -2h 03' -4h 23' -5h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -48.4 -48.4 -48.5 -47.7 -31.2 -24.8 -30.8 -47.2 -48.3 -48.2 -48.3 -48.5   -43.2

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