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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Base Antartica Arturo P Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Base Antartica Arturo P, Antarctica is approximately 14,510 km or 9,017 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Base Antartica Arturo P bearing 33.9° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 31.2° or NNE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Base Antartica Arturo P has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The mean temperature is 9.4 °C (16.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.7 °C (1.3°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 411.1 mm (16.2 in) more which is equivalent to 411.1 l/m² (10.09 US gal/ft²) or 4,111,000 l/ha (439,493 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3° higher in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Base Antartica Arturo P.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.2°C (16.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +4 (+6) +7 (+13) +12 (+21) +16 (+28) +18 (+33) +19 (+33) +15 (+26) +11 (+20) +6 (+11) +3 (+6) +9 (+17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +87 (+3) +21 (+1) +29 (+1) +19 (+1) +2 (+0) +8 (+0) 0 (0) +17 (+1) +32 (+1) +57 (+2) +59 (+2) +81 (+3) +411 (+16)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -11h 54' -6h 57' -1h 14' +4h 44' +10h 18' +13h 42' +12h 06' +6h 58' +1h 04' -4h 54' -10h 27' -13h 42'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -37.2 -18.5 +3.1 +26.2 +42.7 +49 +43.1 +26.3 +3.5 -19.2 -37.5 -44.4   +3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3 -1 -2 -4 -6 -4 +0 +0 -1 +0 +6 +2   -0.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +2.1 (+4) +1.4 (+3) +3.2 (+6) +6.4 (+12) +10.5 (+19) +14.5 (+26) +18.2 (+33) +18.2 (+33) +14.5 (+26) +10.3 (+19) +7.6 (+14) +3.9 (+7) +9.2 (+17)

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