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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Blenheim Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Blenheim, New Zealand is approximately 17,915 km or 11,133 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Blenheim bearing 352.3° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 191.6° or SSW .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The average annual temperature is 5.7 °C (10.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.3 °C (4.1°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 484.7 mm (19.1 in) more which is equivalent to 484.7 l/m² (11.9 US gal/ft²) or 4,847,000 l/ha (518,176 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.9° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Blenheim.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -15 (-26) -13 (-23) -8 (-15) -3 (-5) +3 (+5) +4 (+8) +4 (+6) 0 (0) -4 (-8) -9 (-17) -13 (-23) -6 (-10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +73 (+3) +56 (+2) +58 (+2) +4 (+0) -10 (0) +2 (+0) -8 (0) +7 (+0) +58 (+2) +69 (+3) +90 (+4) +87 (+3) +485 (+19)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -8h 12' -4h 55' -0h 53' +3h 22' +7h 11' +9h 20' +8h 21' +4h 56' +0h 45' -3h 29' -7h 17' -9h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -58.2 -39.6 -18.1 +5.1 +21.7 +28.2 +22.3 +5.6 -17.2 -39.8 -58.2 -65.4   -17.9

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