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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Hanoi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Hanoi, Vietnam is approximately 8,886 km or 5,522 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Hanoi bearing 331.1° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 245° or WSW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Hanoi has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa).
  • The mean temperature is 17.2 °C (30.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.3 °C (7.7°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 471 mm (18.5 in) less which is equivalent to 471 l/m² (11.56 US gal/ft²) or 4,710,000 l/ha (503,530 US gal/ac) less. About 5/7 as much.
  • There are 85 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 0h 13' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 38.5° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Hanoi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12.9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 13.8°C (24.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-26) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -20 (-37) -22 (-40) -21 (-37) -19 (-35) -18 (-32) -19 (-34) -19 (-34) -19 (-34) -16 (-29) -18 (-33)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -16 (-29) -19 (-34) -20 (-37) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -18 (-32) -17 (-30) -17 (-30) -15 (-27) -17 (-31)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -15 (-28) -18 (-33) -18 (-32) -19 (-33) -17 (-30) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -16 (-28) -15 (-27) -13 (-24) -16 (-28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +113 (+4) +64 (+3) +76 (+3) -9 (0) -134 (-5) -177 (-7) -261 (-10) -264 (-10) -136 (-5) +35 (+1) +100 (+4) +122 (+5) -471 (-19)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +18 (+58) +9 (+32) +5 (+16) +7 (+23) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) +2 (+6) +1 (+3) +5 (+17) +14 (+45) +17 (+57) +18 (+58)   +97 (+27)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 34' +0h 25' +1h 36' +2h 12' +1h 07' +0h 16' -0h 46' -0h 25' -0h 48' -2h 01' -2h 06' -1h 38'   -0h 13'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 27' -2h 35' -0h 27' +1h 45' +3h 51' +5h 07' +4h 32' +2h 36' +0h 23' -1h 49' -3h 54' -5h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -38.9 -38.8 -38.9 -39 -38.7 -34.3 -38.1 -39.2 -39.1 -39 -39 -39   -38.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +18 +14 +7 +5 +10 +10 +13 +10 +12 +16 +20 +20   +12.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -10.2 (-18) -11.9 (-21) -14.2 (-26) -17 (-31) -17.2 (-31) -17.3 (-31) -13.8 (-25) -14.5 (-26) -14.6 (-26) -13.3 (-24) -11.6 (-21) -10.2 (-18) -13.8 (-25)

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