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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Iqaluit, Nt Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Iqaluit, Nt, Canada is approximately 3,380 km or 2,100 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Iqaluit, Nt bearing 65.2° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 126.2° or SE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Iqaluit, Nt has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The annual average temperature is 16.4 °C (29.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 25.8 °C (46.4°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 785 mm (30.9 in) more which is equivalent to 785 l/m² (19.27 US gal/ft²) or 7,850,000 l/ha (839,217 US gal/ac) more. About 2 6/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.6° higher in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Iqaluit, Nt.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +27 (+49) +28 (+50) +25 (+44) +18 (+32) +11 (+19) +6 (+11) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +12 (+22) +16 (+29) +24 (+43) +15 (+27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+52) +30 (+54) +27 (+49) +20 (+36) +12 (+21) +7 (+12) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +8 (+14) +13 (+24) +18 (+32) +26 (+47) +16 (+30)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+56) +32 (+58) +30 (+54) +22 (+40) +13 (+23) +7 (+13) +5 (+10) +6 (+11) +8 (+15) +14 (+25) +20 (+36) +28 (+51) +18 (+33)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +109 (+4) +73 (+3) +92 (+4) +44 (+2) +32 (+1) +24 (+1) +4 (+0) +16 (+1) +66 (+3) +92 (+4) +112 (+4) +122 (+5) +785 (+31)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 13' +0h 35' +0h 05' -0h 23' -0h 59' -1h 34' -1h 16' -0h 35' -0h 05' +0h 24' +1h 00' +1h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +3.6 +3.6 +3.5 +3.5 +3.6 +3.6 +3.7 +3.7 +3.7 +3.7 +3.6 +3.4   +3.6

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