Vs > Bjornoya
Uk flag

Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Bjornoya Climate & Distance Between

Norway flag
  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Bjornoya, Norway is approximately 1,795 km or 1,115 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Bjornoya bearing 218.1° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 199.3° or SSW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Bjornoya has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The mean annual temperature is 9.3 °C (16.7°F) warmer.
  • 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 838 mm (33 in) more which is equivalent to 838 l/m² (20.57 US gal/ft²) or 8,380,000 l/ha (895,878 US gal/ac) more. About 3 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.3° higher in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Bjornoya.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.6°C (15.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +11 (+19) +11 (+21) +11 (+19) +9 (+16) +8 (+15) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +9 (+17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +101 (+4) +59 (+2) +86 (+3) +51 (+2) +44 (+2) +37 (+1) +32 (+1) +43 (+2) +74 (+3) +90 (+4) +110 (+4) +111 (+4) +838 (+33)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 25' +5h 11' +0h 39' -2h 52' -6h 59' -5h 36' -6h 19' -5h 10' -0h 34' +3h 02' +7h 01' +5h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +14.4 +14.3 +14.4 +14.4 +14.4 +14.4 +14.4 +14.3 +14.3 +14.2 +14.3 +14.4   +14.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -1 -4 -5 -7 -9 -9 -7 -6 -4 -1 +1 -1   -4.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +10.6 (+19) +9.8 (+18) +10.5 (+19) +9.3 (+17) +7.5 (+14) +6.6 (+12) +6.4 (+12) +6.5 (+12) +7 (+13) +7.9 (+14) +9.5 (+17) +11.1 (+20) +8.6 (+15)

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Bjornoya Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Lerwick, Shetland Islands

Climate Guides for Locations near Bjornoya


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -