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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Cook, South Australia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Cook, South Australia, Australia is approximately 15,186 km or 9,437 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Cook, South Australia bearing 327.2° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 249.4° or WSW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Cook, South Australia has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • The mean annual temperature is 10.9 °C (19.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.3 °C (7.7°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1032 mm (40.6 in) more which is equivalent to 1032 l/m² (25.33 US gal/ft²) or 10,320,000 l/ha (1,103,276 US gal/ac) more. About 6 5/6 as much.
  • There are 2028 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 5h 33' less per day or about 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.7° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Cook, South Australia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 44.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.2°C (2.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -28 (-50) -26 (-47) -24 (-43) -17 (-31) -12 (-22) -7 (-12) +-4 (-8) -6 (-11) -11 (-19) -16 (-28) -22 (-39) -25 (-45) -16 (-30)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-37) -20 (-36) -18 (-33) -13 (-23) -7 (-13) -2 (-4) +0 (+1) -1 (-2) -5 (-9) -10 (-18) -15 (-27) -19 (-34) -11 (-20)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -12 (-22) -8 (-15) -3 (-5) +2 (+3) +4 (+7) +4 (+6) +1 (+2) -4 (-7) -9 (-16) -12 (-22) -5 (-10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +118 (+5) +81 (+3) +96 (+4) +58 (+2) +49 (+2) +38 (+1) +47 (+2) +64 (+3) +111 (+4) +116 (+5) +125 (+5) +129 (+5) +1032 (+41)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +23 (+74) +19 (+67) +17 (+55) +17 (+57) +11 (+35) +9 (+30) +11 (+35) +12 (+39) +16 (+53) +19 (+61) +20 (+67) +22 (+71)   +196 (+54)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -9h 11' -7h 34' -5h 29' -3h 26' -2h 05' -1h 14' -3h 13' -3h 48' -5h 10' -6h 52' -8h 34' -10h 01'   -5h 33'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 19' -4h 22' -0h 47' +2h 59' +6h 23' +8h 19' +7h 26' +4h 23' +0h 40' -3h 06' -6h 29' -8h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -68.9 -50.4 -29 -5.8 +10.9 +17.3 +11.4 -5.3 -28.1 -50.6 -68.9 -76.3   -28.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +55 +50 +47 +38 +34 +28 +35 +41 +49 +51 +55 +55   +44.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -4.9 (-9) -5.7 (-10) -4.9 (-9) -2.6 (-5) +1.4 (+3) +4.2 (+8) +8.6 (+15) +8.6 (+15) +8 (+14) +3.7 (+7) +0.9 (+2) -2.9 (-5) +1.2 (+2)

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