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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Fortaleza Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Fortaleza, Brazil is approximately 7,815 km or 4,856 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Fortaleza bearing 18.7° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 40.1° or NE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Fortaleza has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • The average temperature is 19.7 °C (35.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.1 °C (12.8°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 433.3 mm (17.1 in) less which is equivalent to 433.3 l/m² (10.63 US gal/ft²) or 4,333,000 l/ha (463,226 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 44.4° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Fortaleza.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.8°C (32°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-45) -25 (-45) -24 (-43) -22 (-40) -19 (-34) -17 (-31) -16 (-28) -15 (-27) -17 (-30) -20 (-37) -24 (-42) -25 (-44) -21 (-37)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -24 (-42) -23 (-41) -21 (-38) -19 (-34) -16 (-29) -14 (-26) -14 (-26) -17 (-30) -19 (-34) -22 (-40) -23 (-42) -20 (-35)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-42) -22 (-40) -22 (-40) -21 (-37) -18 (-33) -15 (-26) -13 (-23) -13 (-24) -15 (-28) -18 (-33) -21 (-38) -23 (-41) -19 (-34)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +1 (+0) -124 (-5) -225 (-9) -276 (-11) -164 (-6) -100 (-4) -29 (-1) +48 (+2) +95 (+4) +118 (+5) +130 (+5) +92 (+4) -433 (-17)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 46' -3h 25' -0h 36' +2h 19' +5h 01' +6h 35' +5h 52' +3h 25' +0h 31' -2h 24' -5h 05' -6h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -63.6 -63.1 -55.3 -32.5 -15.9 -9.5 -15.5 -32.3 -54.8 -62.9 -63.5 -63.8   -44.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +8 +5 -1 -5 -3 +1 +5 +10 +11 +12 +14 +11   +5.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -22.2 (-40) -22.2 (-40) -22 (-40) -21.5 (-39) -18.4 (-33) -15.3 (-28) -12.4 (-22) -11.7 (-21) -13.5 (-24) -16.1 (-29) -18 (-32) -20.2 (-36) -17.8 (-32)

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