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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Iquique-Diego Aracena Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Iquique-Diego Aracena, Chile is approximately 10,886 km or 6,765 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Iquique-Diego Aracena bearing 28° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 62° or ENE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Iquique-Diego Aracena has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • The average temperature is 11 °C (19.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.8 °C (5°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1208.4 mm (47.6 in) more which is equivalent to 1208.4 l/m² (29.66 US gal/ft²) or 12,084,000 l/ha (1,291,860 US gal/ac) more. About 2015 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 37.9° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Iquique-Diego Aracena.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.6°C (15.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-32) -18 (-32) -16 (-29) -13 (-24) -9 (-17) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -4 (-6) -6 (-10) -9 (-16) -13 (-24) -16 (-29) -11 (-20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +131 (+5) +92 (+4) +114 (+4) +72 (+3) +62 (+2) +60 (+2) +62 (+2) +79 (+3) +118 (+5) +134 (+5) +143 (+6) +142 (+6) +1208 (+48)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 40' -3h 58' -0h 42' +2h 43' +5h 49' +7h 36' +6h 47' +3h 59' +0h 37' -2h 49' -5h 54' -7h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -77.1 -60 -38.8 -15.7 +0.9 +7.3 +1.2 -15.6 -38.3 -60.5 -76.7 -80.6   -37.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +15 +12 +9 +4 +3 +4 +8 +9 +9 +12 +16 +16   +9.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -14.7 (-26) -15.3 (-28) -13.9 (-25) -11.7 (-21) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -1.6 (-3) -1.5 (-3) -3.6 (-6) -6.4 (-12) -9.1 (-16) -12.1 (-22) -8.6 (-15)

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