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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Fort Nelson, British Columbia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Fort Nelson, British Columbia, Canada is approximately 5,845 km or 3,632 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Fort Nelson, British Columbia bearing 32.3° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 146.2° or SE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Fort Nelson, British Columbia has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • The mean temperature is 8 °C (14.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 30 °C (54°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 760.5 mm (29.9 in) more which is equivalent to 760.5 l/m² (18.66 US gal/ft²) or 7,605,000 l/ha (813,025 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.3° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Fort Nelson, British Columbia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 12.2°C (22°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+41) +16 (+29) +8 (+15) +-1 (-1) -6 (-11) -9 (-16) -9 (-17) -7 (-13) +-3 (-5) +4 (+8) +16 (+30) +22 (+40) +5 (+8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+45) +20 (+35) +13 (+23) +3 (+5) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -5 (-10) -3 (-6) +1 (+2) +7 (+13) +18 (+33) +24 (+44) +8 (+14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+50) +23 (+42) +17 (+31) +7 (+12) +2 (+4) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +5 (+10) +10 (+19) +21 (+37) +26 (+47) +12 (+21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +109 (+4) +76 (+3) +97 (+4) +52 (+2) +14 (+1) -4 (0) -22 (-1) +16 (+1) +75 (+3) +103 (+4) +122 (+5) +123 (+5) +761 (+30)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +14 (+45) +11 (+39) +10 (+32) +14 (+47) +6 (+19) +3 (+10) +6 (+19) +7 (+23) +10 (+33) +15 (+48) +13 (+43) +12 (+39)   +121 (+33)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 20' -0h 10' -0h 01' +0h 07' +0h 17' +0h 25' +0h 21' +0h 10' +0h 01' -0h 07' -0h 17' -0h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -1.3 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 -1.3 -1.2 -1.2 -1.2 -1.1 -1.3 -1.3   -1.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +2 +6 +24 +32 +35 +31 +33 +32 +28 +20 +6 +0   +20.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +24.7 (+44) +19.7 (+35) +16.1 (+29) +9.1 (+16) +6.4 (+12) +2.4 (+4) +2.8 (+5) +4.2 (+8) +7.3 (+13) +9.9 (+18) +19.7 (+35) +24.2 (+44) +12.2 (+22)

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