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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Artigas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Artigas, Uruguay is approximately 11,256 km or 6,995 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Artigas bearing 24.7° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 46.3° or NE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Artigas has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The mean annual temperature is 12.1 °C (21.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.8 °C (6.8°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 243 mm (9.6 in) less which is equivalent to 243 l/m² (5.96 US gal/ft²) or 2,430,000 l/ha (259,783 US gal/ac) less. About 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Artigas.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -22 (-39) -19 (-34) -14 (-25) -8 (-15) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -6 (-11) -11 (-19) -16 (-29) -20 (-36) -12 (-22)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -4 (0) -77 (-3) -37 (-1) -47 (-2) -49 (-2) -21 (-1) -40 (-2) -8 (0) +5 (+0) -3 (0) +16 (+1) +22 (+1) -243 (-10)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 18' -4h 22' -0h 47' +2h 59' +6h 23' +8h 18' +7h 25' +4h 22' +0h 40' -3h 05' -6h 28' -8h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -69 -50.4 -29 -5.8 +10.7 +17.1 +11.1 -5.7 -28.5 -51 -69.2 -76.5   -29

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