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

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Amarillo, Texas, Usa is approximately 7,204 km or 4,477 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Amarillo, Texas bearing 32.7° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 117.4° or ESE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Amarillo, Texas has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • The annual mean temperature is 7 °C (12.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.5 °C (27.9°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 712.3 mm (28 in) more which is equivalent to 712.3 l/m² (17.48 US gal/ft²) or 7,123,000 l/ha (761,496 US gal/ac) more. About 2 3/7 as much.
  • There are 2294 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 6h 16' less per day or about 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 24.9° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Amarillo, Texas.
  • Relative humidity levels are 40.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.9°C (5.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lerwick, Shetland Islands relative to Amarillo, Texas. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Amarillo, 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) +-4 (-7) -7 (-12) -10 (-19) -14 (-26) -16 (-29) -18 (-33) -20 (-35) -18 (-32) -15 (-28) -12 (-22) -8 (-15) +-4 (-7) -12 (-22)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) -1 (-2) -5 (-8) -9 (-15) -11 (-20) -13 (-24) -15 (-26) -13 (-23) -11 (-19) -7 (-12) -3 (-5) +1 (+2) -7 (-12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +5 (+8) +1 (+2) -3 (-5) -6 (-10) -8 (-15) -10 (-17) -8 (-15) -6 (-10) -1 (-1) +3 (+5) +6 (+12) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +118 (+5) +77 (+3) +90 (+4) +47 (+2) -1 (0) -34 (-1) -5 (0) -3 (0) +68 (+3) +99 (+4) +126 (+5) +131 (+5) +712 (+28)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +21 (+68) +17 (+60) +16 (+52) +15 (+50) +6 (+19) +8 (+27) +9 (+29) +9 (+29) +14 (+47) +18 (+58) +21 (+70) +22 (+71)   +176 (+48)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -6h 23' -5h 54' -5h 38' -5h 18' -4h 42' -6h 16' -7h 01' -7h 00' -6h 26' -6h 32' -7h 12' -6h 54'   -6h 16'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 29' -2h 00' -0h 21' +1h 21' +3h 00' +4h 03' +3h 33' +2h 00' +0h 18' -1h 24' -3h 03' -4h 03'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -24.8 -24.9 -25 -25 -24.9 -24.9 -24.8 -24.8 -24.8 -24.7 -24.8 -24.9   -24.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +36 +36 +43 +41 +34 +40 +45 +44 +42 +41 +46 +39   +40.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +7.7 (+14) +5.9 (+11) +5.3 (+10) +2.2 (+4) -1.8 (-3) -2.5 (-5) -1.7 (-3) -1 (-2) +0.5 (+1) +3 (+5) +8 (+14) +8.9 (+16) +2.9 (+5)

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