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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Hassi Messaoud Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Hassi Messaoud, Algeria is approximately 3,213 km or 1,997 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Hassi Messaoud bearing 352.5° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 347° or NNW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Hassi Messaoud has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The annual average temperature is 15.6 °C (28.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.1 °C (25.4°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1165.2 mm (45.9 in) more which is equivalent to 1165.2 l/m² (28.6 US gal/ft²) or 11,652,000 l/ha (1,245,676 US gal/ac) more. About 27 3/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.4° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Hassi Messaoud.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -11 (-19) -13 (-24) -16 (-29) -19 (-34) -22 (-39) -23 (-41) -22 (-39) -19 (-35) -15 (-27) -11 (-20) -8 (-14) -16 (-28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +124 (+5) +88 (+3) +106 (+4) +68 (+3) +60 (+2) +59 (+2) +61 (+2) +78 (+3) +116 (+5) +129 (+5) +138 (+5) +138 (+5) +1165 (+46)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 45' -2h 09' -0h 22' +1h 27' +3h 14' +4h 21' +3h 49' +2h 10' +0h 19' -1h 31' -3h 17' -4h 21'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -28.3 -28.3 -28.4 -28.5 -28.4 -28.5 -28.4 -28.5 -28.4 -28.3 -28.4 -28.4   -28.4

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