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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Djibouti Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Djibouti, Djibouti is approximately 6,504 km or 4,042 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Djibouti bearing 335.9° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 306.6° or NW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Djibouti has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The mean annual temperature is 23 °C (41.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.6 °C (4.7°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1045.5 mm (41.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1045.5 l/m² (25.66 US gal/ft²) or 10,455,000 l/ha (1,117,709 US gal/ac) more. About 7 2/5 as much.
  • There are 2133 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 5h 50' less per day or about 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 43.2° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Djibouti.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.2°C (30.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -24 (-43) -25 (-45) -24 (-44) -24 (-43) -26 (-46) -27 (-49) -25 (-45) -24 (-43) -23 (-41) -24 (-43) -22 (-40) -24 (-44)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-39) -23 (-41) -23 (-42) -24 (-42) -23 (-42) -24 (-44) -25 (-45) -24 (-44) -23 (-41) -21 (-38) -22 (-39) -22 (-39) -23 (-41)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-39) -23 (-41) -23 (-42) -23 (-42) -23 (-41) -23 (-41) -22 (-39) -20 (-35) -21 (-38) -21 (-37) -22 (-39) -21 (-38) -22 (-39)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +121 (+5) +73 (+3) +94 (+4) +43 (+2) +45 (+2) +60 (+2) +56 (+2) +73 (+3) +115 (+5) +114 (+4) +121 (+5) +131 (+5) +1046 (+41)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +22 (+71) +20 (+71) +18 (+58) +20 (+67) +14 (+45) +14.5 (+48) +16 (+52) +16 (+52) +18 (+60) +22 (+71) +22 (+73) +23 (+74)   +225.5 (+62)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -6h 58' -6h 45' -5h 15' -4h 56' -4h 40' -3h 04' -3h 25' -4h 40' -5h 32' -7h 29' -8h 52' -8h 29'   -5h 50'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 58' -2h 55' -0h 31' +1h 59' +4h 19' +5h 43' +5h 04' +2h 55' +0h 26' -2h 03' -4h 23' -5h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -48.4 -48.3 -48.4 -47.7 -31.2 -24.8 -30.7 -47.2 -48.5 -48.3 -48.4 -48.5   -43.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +17 +13 +10 +6 +9 +28 +42 +41 +25 +20 +21 +16   +20.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -18.1 (-33) -19.4 (-35) -20.3 (-37) -21.3 (-38) -20.3 (-37) -16.3 (-29) -12.2 (-22) -12.2 (-22) -16.2 (-29) -16.4 (-30) -16.1 (-29) -17.3 (-31) -17.2 (-31)

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