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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Florence, Tuscany Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Florence, Tuscany, Italy is approximately 1,997 km or 1,241 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Florence, Tuscany bearing 339.8° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 329.9° or NNW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Florence, Tuscany has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The mean annual temperature is 7.7 °C (13.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.7 °C (17.5°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 298.3 mm (11.7 in) more which is equivalent to 298.3 l/m² (7.32 US gal/ft²) or 2,983,000 l/ha (318,902 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/3 as much.
  • There are 1406 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 3h 50' less per day or about 3/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.3° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Florence, Tuscany.
  • Relative humidity levels are 13.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.5°C (8.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -13 (-24) -15 (-27) -17 (-31) -17 (-30) -14 (-26) -11 (-20) -8 (-14) -4 (-8) -11 (-20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -4 (-8) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -10 (-19) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -8 (-14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) -2 (-3) -3 (-6) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) -4 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +58 (+2) +23 (+1) +34 (+1) -6 (0) -11 (0) +5 (+0) +22 (+1) +3 (+0) +41 (+2) +46 (+2) +32 (+1) +51 (+2) +298 (+12)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +17 (+55) +14 (+50) +12 (+39) +13 (+43) +7 (+23) +8 (+27) +14 (+45) +13 (+42) +13 (+43) +15 (+48) +14 (+47) +15 (+48)   +155 (+42)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 30' -2h 56' -2h 01' -2h 26' -4h 21' -4h 54' -7h 07' -6h 36' -3h 48' -3h 32' -2h 08' -2h 38'   -3h 50'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 42' -1h 31' -0h 16' +1h 01' +2h 19' +3h 10' +2h 46' +1h 32' +0h 13' -1h 03' -2h 21' -3h 10'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -16.2 -16.2 -16.3 -16.3 -16.3 -16.3 -16.3 -16.3 -16.3 -16.2 -16.3 -16.3   -16.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +10 +14 +17 +12 +11 +13 +20 +19 +16 +12 +12 +9   +13.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -1 (-2) -1.7 (-3) -2.5 (-5) -5.2 (-9) -6.8 (-12) -8 (-14) -7.6 (-14) -7.5 (-14) -6.4 (-12) -5.1 (-9) -2 (-4) -0.3 (-1) -4.5 (-8)

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