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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Den Helder Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Den Helder, Netherlands is approximately 876 km or 545 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Den Helder bearing 338° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 333.1° or NNW .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The annual average temperature is 2.8 °C (5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.8 °C (12.2°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 503 mm (19.8 in) more which is equivalent to 503 l/m² (12.34 US gal/ft²) or 5,030,000 l/ha (537,740 US gal/ac) more. About 1 5/7 as much.
  • There are 569 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 1h 33' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.2° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Den Helder.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.1°C (2.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+1) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -4 (-7) -2 (-3) 0 (0) -3 (-5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+0) +1 (+2) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -5 (-10) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) 0 (0) -3 (-5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+0) +1 (+2) 0 (-1) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) 0 (0) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +66 (+3) +46 (+2) +75 (+3) +32 (+1) +25 (+1) +23 (+1) -2 (0) +8 (+0) +44 (+2) +45 (+2) +64 (+3) +77 (+3) +503 (+20)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +4 (+13) +4 (+14) +3 (+10) +6 (+20) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) +2 (+6) +2 (+6) +1 (+3) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) +3 (+10)   +36 (+10)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 56' -0h 50' -1h 09' -1h 34' -2h 00' -2h 34' -2h 52' -2h 48' -1h 28' -1h 05' -0h 30' -0h 48'   -1h 33'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 31' -0h 49' -0h 08' +0h 33' +1h 17' +1h 48' +1h 33' +0h 49' +0h 07' -0h 34' -1h 18' -1h 48'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -7.1 -7.1 -7.1 -7.2 -7.2 -7.2 -7.1 -7.2 -7.2 -7.1 -7.2 -7.2   -7.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +2 +3 +5 +5 +6 +8 +11 +12 +12 +9 +6 +2   +6.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +0.3 (+1) +1.4 (+3) +0.4 (+1) -1.1 (-2) -2.2 (-4) -3.3 (-6) -2.7 (-5) -3 (-5) -2.6 (-5) -1.8 (-3) +0.1 (+0) +0.8 (+1) -1.1 (-2)

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