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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Cape Reinga Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Cape Reinga, New Zealand is approximately 17,121 km or 10,639 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Cape Reinga bearing 353° 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 annual average temperature is 8.9 °C (16°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.9 °C (3.4°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 151.1 mm (5.9 in) more which is equivalent to 151.1 l/m² (3.71 US gal/ft²) or 1,511,000 l/ha (161,536 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Cape Reinga.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-28) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -12 (-21) -8 (-14) -3 (-6) -1 (-2) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -6 (-11) -11 (-19) -13 (-24) -9 (-16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +68 (+3) +25 (+1) +32 (+1) -37 (-1) -26 (-1) -62 (-2) -67 (-3) -37 (-1) +24 (+1) +70 (+3) +80 (+3) +81 (+3) +151 (+6)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 36' -4h 33' -0h 49' +3h 07' +6h 38' +8h 38' +7h 43' +4h 33' +0h 42' -3h 13' -6h 44' -8h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -65.2 -46.6 -25.2 -2 +14.6 +21.1 +15.2 -1.5 -24.2 -46.8 -65.2 -72.5   -25

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