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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Gor’Kij Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Gor’Kij, Russia is approximately 2,620 km or 1,628 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Gor’Kij bearing 298.3° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 259.5° or W .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Gor’Kij has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • The annual average temperature is 2.9 °C (5.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.3 °C (38.3°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 590.5 mm (23.2 in) more which is equivalent to 590.5 l/m² (14.49 US gal/ft²) or 5,905,000 l/ha (631,284 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.9° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Gor’Kij.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+26) +13 (+23) +8 (+14) 0 (0) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -5 (-8) -1 (-1) +5 (+8) +8 (+14) +12 (+21) +3 (+5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +91 (+4) +59 (+2) +87 (+3) +36 (+1) +10 (+0) -4 (0) -14 (-1) +12 (+0) +61 (+2) +75 (+3) +87 (+3) +92 (+4) +591 (+23)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 55' -0h 29' -0h 05' +0h 19' +0h 46' +1h 06' +0h 57' +0h 29' +0h 04' -0h 20' -0h 47' -1h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -3.8 -3.8 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -4 -4 -3.9 -4 -3.9   -3.9

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