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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Beckley/ Raleigh, Wv Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Beckley/ Raleigh, Wv, Usa is approximately 5,908 km or 3,671 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Beckley/ Raleigh, Wv bearing 37.8° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 103.4° or ESE .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The mean temperature is 3.6 °C (6.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.8 °C (24.8°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 166.8 mm (6.6 in) more which is equivalent to 166.8 l/m² (4.09 US gal/ft²) or 1,668,000 l/ha (178,320 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.3° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Beckley/ Raleigh, Wv.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +0 (0) -5 (-9) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -7 (-12) -4 (-7) +0 (+0) -7 (-12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) -2 (-3) -6 (-10) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -10 (-17) -9 (-15) -7 (-13) -3 (-6) -1 (-2) +3 (+5) -4 (-6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +2 (+3) -2 (-4) -4 (-8) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -6 (-10) -4 (-7) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +5 (+10) 0 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +57 (+2) +17 (+1) +28 (+1) -15 (-1) -39 (-2) -38 (-1) -57 (-2) -7 (0) +33 (+1) +61 (+2) +67 (+3) +60 (+2) +167 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 16' -1h 52' -0h 19' +1h 15' +2h 49' +3h 48' +3h 20' +1h 52' +0h 17' -1h 18' -2h 51' -3h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -22.3 -22.3 -22.4 -22.4 -22.4 -22.4 -22.2 -22.3 -22.2 -22.2 -22.2 -22.3   -22.3

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