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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Jacksonville, Florida Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Jacksonville, Florida, Usa is approximately 6,594 km or 4,098 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Jacksonville, Florida bearing 34.8° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 98.7° or E .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Jacksonville, Florida has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The annual mean temperature is 13.1 °C (23.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.6 °C (13.7°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 94.6 mm (3.7 in) less which is equivalent to 94.6 l/m² (2.32 US gal/ft²) or 946,000 l/ha (101,134 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • There are 1558 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 4h 16' less per day or about 2/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29.6° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Jacksonville, Florida.
  • Relative humidity levels are 28.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.1°C (11.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -14 (-26) -17 (-30) -19 (-33) -19 (-35) -19 (-35) -19 (-35) -19 (-33) -18 (-33) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -13 (-24) -17 (-30)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-15) -10 (-18) -12 (-22) -14 (-26) -15 (-28) -16 (-29) -16 (-29) -16 (-28) -16 (-28) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -9 (-16) -13 (-23)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-6) -5 (-9) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -12 (-21) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) -5 (-8) -9 (-17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +47 (+2) -8 (0) +21 (+1) +2 (+0) -28 (-1) -85 (-3) -80 (-3) -122 (-5) -61 (-2) +60 (+2) +87 (+3) +73 (+3) -95 (-4)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +18 (+58) +14 (+50) +12 (+39) +14 (+47) +7 (+23) +3 (+10) 0 ( 0) +3 (+10) +5 (+17) +14 (+45) +17 (+57) +18 (+58)   +125 (+34)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -5h 21' -5h 07' -4h 29' -4h 28' -3h 58' -3h 08' -4h 09' -4h 03' -2h 18' -3h 46' -5h 12' -5h 09'   -4h 16'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 50' -2h 13' -0h 23' +1h 30' +3h 19' +4h 26' +3h 55' +2h 13' +0h 20' -1h 33' -3h 22' -4h 27'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -29.6 -29.6 -29.7 -29.7 -29.7 -29.6 -29.5 -29.6 -29.5 -29.4 -29.5 -29.6   -29.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +29 +30 +33 +31 +29 +26 +27 +26 +23 +27 +32 +27   +28.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -2.2 (-4) -3.2 (-6) -4.4 (-8) -6.1 (-11) -7.4 (-13) -9.6 (-17) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -9.7 (-17) -6.8 (-12) -3.6 (-6) -2.7 (-5) -6.1 (-11)

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