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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Bishop, Ca Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Bishop, Ca, Usa is approximately 7,760 km or 4,822 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Bishop, Ca bearing 28.1° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 131.1° or SE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Bishop, Ca has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • The mean temperature is 6.4 °C (11.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.9 °C (23.2°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1072.6 mm (42.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1072.6 l/m² (26.32 US gal/ft²) or 10,726,000 l/ha (1,146,681 US gal/ac) more. About 8 6/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.7° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Bishop, Ca.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-12) -10 (-17) -11 (-21) -14 (-25) -17 (-31) -20 (-36) -23 (-41) -21 (-37) -18 (-33) -14 (-26) -10 (-17) +-6 (-11) -14 (-26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) -3 (-5) -4 (-8) -7 (-12) -9 (-17) -12 (-21) -13 (-24) -12 (-21) -9 (-17) -6 (-10) -2 (-4) +1 (+1) -6 (-11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+12) +4 (+8) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) -1 (-3) -3 (-6) -4 (-8) -3 (-5) 0 (0) +3 (+6) +5 (+10) +8 (+14) +2 (+3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +103 (+4) +68 (+3) +104 (+4) +65 (+3) +55 (+2) +55 (+2) +56 (+2) +74 (+3) +112 (+4) +131 (+5) +129 (+5) +121 (+5) +1073 (+42)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 19' -1h 53' -0h 19' +1h 16' +2h 51' +3h 51' +3h 22' +1h 54' +0h 17' -1h 19' -2h 53' -3h 51'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -22.7 -22.8 -22.9 -22.9 -22.8 -22.8 -22.6 -22.7 -22.6 -22.5 -22.6 -22.7   -22.7

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