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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Chitral Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Chitral, Pakistan is approximately 5,699 km or 3,541 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Chitral bearing 322.4° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 263.7° or W .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Chitral has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • The annual mean temperature is 9 °C (16.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.2 °C (27.4°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 794.1 mm (31.3 in) more which is equivalent to 794.1 l/m² (19.49 US gal/ft²) or 7,941,000 l/ha (848,946 US gal/ac) more. About 3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 24.2° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Chitral.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -6 (-10) -10 (-19) -13 (-23) -16 (-29) -17 (-30) -15 (-26) -12 (-22) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -2 (-4) -9 (-16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +93 (+4) +28 (+1) +17 (+1) +0 (+0) +18 (+1) +55 (+2) +57 (+2) +71 (+3) +111 (+4) +118 (+5) +123 (+5) +104 (+4) +794 (+31)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 26' -1h 58' -0h 20' +1h 19' +2h 57' +3h 59' +3h 30' +1h 58' +0h 17' -1h 22' -3h 00' -4h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -24.1 -24.1 -24.2 -24.2 -24.2 -24.3 -24.3 -24.4 -24.3 -24.2 -24.3 -24.2   -24.2

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