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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Grand Island, Ne Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Grand Island, Ne, Usa is approximately 6,511 km or 4,046 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Grand Island, Ne bearing 35.4° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 118.6° or ESE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Grand Island, Ne has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • The average temperature is 3.1 °C (5.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.7 °C (39.1°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 576.6 mm (22.7 in) more which is equivalent to 576.6 l/m² (14.15 US gal/ft²) or 5,766,000 l/ha (616,424 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.2° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Grand Island, Ne.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lerwick, Shetland Islands relative to Grand Island, Ne. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Grand Island, Ne 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) +2 (+3) +-4 (-6) -10 (-18) -13 (-23) -16 (-29) -18 (-32) -16 (-28) -12 (-22) -8 (-15) +-2 (-4) +4 (+7) -7 (-13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +6 (+10) +1 (+1) -5 (-9) -9 (-16) -12 (-21) -13 (-24) -12 (-21) -8 (-14) -3 (-6) +2 (+4) +8 (+14) -3 (-6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +5 (+9) -1 (-1) -5 (-8) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) -3 (-5) +2 (+4) +6 (+11) +11 (+20) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +119 (+5) +74 (+3) +66 (+3) +9 (+0) -35 (-1) -39 (-2) -10 (0) +7 (+0) +46 (+2) +100 (+4) +117 (+5) +124 (+5) +577 (+23)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 59' -1h 41' -0h 17' +1h 08' +2h 34' +3h 29' +3h 03' +1h 42' +0h 15' -1h 11' -2h 36' -3h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -19.1 -19.2 -19.3 -19.3 -19.2 -19.2 -19.1 -19.1 -19.1 -19 -19.1 -19.1   -19.2

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