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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Amite, La Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Amite, La, Usa is approximately 7,048 km or 4,379 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Amite, La bearing 33.8° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 106° or ESE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Amite, La has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The annual mean temperature is 12.3 °C (22.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.8 °C (17.6°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 439.9 mm (17.3 in) less which is equivalent to 439.9 l/m² (10.8 US gal/ft²) or 4,399,000 l/ha (470,282 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29.4° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Amite, La.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lerwick, Shetland Islands relative to Amite, La. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Amite, La 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 (-18) -13 (-23) -16 (-29) -19 (-33) -20 (-35) -20 (-37) -20 (-36) -19 (-35) -19 (-34) -17 (-30) -15 (-26) -11 (-20) -17 (-30)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -12 (-21) -14 (-26) -16 (-28) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -16 (-28) -15 (-27) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -12 (-22)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -4 (-6) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -11 (-20) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -8 (-14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -14 (-1) -69 (-3) -35 (-1) -85 (-3) -71 (-3) -55 (-2) -102 (-4) -58 (-2) -12 (0) +49 (+2) +27 (+1) -17 (-1) -440 (-17)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 49' -2h 12' -0h 23' +1h 29' +3h 18' +4h 25' +3h 54' +2h 12' +0h 20' -1h 32' -3h 21' -4h 26'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -29.3 -29.4 -29.5 -29.5 -29.4 -29.4 -29.3 -29.3 -29.3 -29.2 -29.3 -29.4   -29.4

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