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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Duluth, Minnesota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Duluth, Minnesota, Usa is approximately 5,694 km or 3,538 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Duluth, Minnesota bearing 39.7° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 118.6° or ESE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Duluth, Minnesota has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • The average temperature is 3.3 °C (5.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 24.1 °C (43.4°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 447.1 mm (17.6 in) more which is equivalent to 447.1 l/m² (10.97 US gal/ft²) or 4,471,000 l/ha (477,980 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/5 as much.
  • There are 1446 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 3h 57' less per day or about 3/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.3° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Duluth, Minnesota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.7°C (12.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +11 (+19) +6 (+10) +-1 (-2) -7 (-12) -9 (-17) -11 (-21) -9 (-17) -5 (-10) +-1 (-2) +5 (+10) +12 (+22) +0 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +14 (+25) +8 (+14) +2 (+3) -3 (-5) -5 (-10) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -2 (-4) +2 (+3) +7 (+13) +15 (+26) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+36) +17 (+31) +11 (+19) +4 (+8) +1 (+2) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) +1 (+2) +5 (+8) +9 (+16) +17 (+30) +7 (+12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +100 (+4) +72 (+3) +66 (+3) +15 (+1) -15 (-1) -37 (-1) -30 (-1) -22 (-1) +21 (+1) +71 (+3) +97 (+4) +111 (+4) +447 (+18)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +15 (+48) +14 (+50) +10 (+32) +12 (+40) +3 (+10) +2 (+7) +6 (+19) +6 (+19) +9 (+30) +14 (+45) +14 (+47) +16 (+52)   +121 (+33)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 48' -4h 16' -4h 29' -3h 00' -3h 05' -4h 28' -6h 23' -5h 13' -3h 12' -3h 48' -2h 24' -3h 17'   -3h 57'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 22' -1h 19' -0h 13' +0h 53' +2h 01' +2h 47' +2h 25' +1h 19' +0h 11' -0h 55' -2h 03' -2h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -13.3 -13.3 -13.4 -13.4 -13.3 -13.3 -13.2 -13.2 -13.2 -13.1 -13.2 -13.3   -13.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +10 +12 +16 +19 +23 +19 +24 +22 +20 +22 +14 +10   +17.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +17.8 (+32) +15.1 (+27) +10.2 (+18) +5.1 (+9) +2.6 (+5) -1.3 (-2) -1.6 (-3) -0.9 (-2) +2.2 (+4) +5.6 (+10) +9.8 (+18) +16.1 (+29) +6.7 (+12)

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