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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs El Paso, Texas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and El Paso, Texas, Usa is approximately 7,757 km or 4,821 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from El Paso, Texas bearing 30.8° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 119.1° or ESE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas El Paso, Texas has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • The annual mean temperature is 10.4 °C (18.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.2 °C (23.8°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 985.1 mm (38.8 in) more which is equivalent to 985.1 l/m² (24.18 US gal/ft²) or 9,851,000 l/ha (1,053,137 US gal/ac) more. About 5 2/5 as much.
  • There are 2633 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 7h 12' less per day or about 2/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.3° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in El Paso, Texas.
  • Relative humidity levels are 51.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.1°C (7.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-15) -12 (-21) -15 (-27) -18 (-33) -21 (-37) -23 (-42) -22 (-39) -20 (-36) -18 (-33) -16 (-28) -12 (-21) -8 (-15) -16 (-29)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -6 (-10) -9 (-16) -12 (-22) -15 (-26) -17 (-30) -17 (-30) -15 (-27) -14 (-24) -10 (-17) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) -10 (-19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) 0 (0) -3 (-5) -6 (-11) -8 (-15) -10 (-19) -11 (-20) -10 (-17) -8 (-15) -4 (-6) -1 (-1) +3 (+5) -5 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +121 (+5) +82 (+3) +107 (+4) +67 (+3) +56 (+2) +43 (+2) +23 (+1) +39 (+2) +75 (+3) +115 (+5) +132 (+5) +128 (+5) +985 (+39)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +22 (+71) +19 (+67) +18 (+58) +19 (+63) +13 (+42) +11 (+37) +10 (+32) +10 (+32) +14 (+47) +19 (+61) +22 (+73) +21 (+68)   +198 (+54)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -7h 19' -6h 58' -7h 00' -6h 46' -6h 48' -7h 22' -6h 54' -7h 05' -7h 16' -7h 21' -7h 50' -7h 48'   -7h 12'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 45' -2h 09' -0h 22' +1h 27' +3h 14' +4h 20' +3h 49' +2h 10' +0h 19' -1h 30' -3h 16' -4h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -28.3 -28.3 -28.4 -28.4 -28.4 -28.3 -28.2 -28.2 -28.2 -28.1 -28.2 -28.3   -28.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +46 +50 +56 +57 +57 +58 +51 +47 +49 +49 +54 +46   +51.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +6.7 (+12) +6 (+11) +6.5 (+12) +5.8 (+10) +5.1 (+9) +2.9 (+5) -1 (-2) -1.6 (-3) +0.4 (+1) +3.1 (+6) +7.7 (+14) +7.5 (+14) +4.1 (+7)

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