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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Khartoum Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Khartoum, Sudan is approximately 5,649 km or 3,510 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Khartoum bearing 339.1° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 316.4° or NW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Khartoum has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The annual average temperature is 23 °C (41.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.6 °C (4.7°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1046.8 mm (41.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1046.8 l/m² (25.69 US gal/ft²) or 10,468,000 l/ha (1,119,099 US gal/ac) more. About 7 4/9 as much.
  • There are 2582 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 7h 04' less per day or about 2/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 41.6° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Khartoum.
  • Relative humidity levels are 55.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.4°C (8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lerwick, Shetland Islands relative to Khartoum. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Khartoum 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 (-48) -29 (-52) -31 (-56) -32 (-58) -32 (-58) -30 (-53) -24 (-44) -22 (-39) -26 (-46) -30 (-54) -29 (-52) -27 (-49) -28 (-51)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-36) -22 (-39) -25 (-45) -27 (-48) -27 (-48) -24 (-44) -21 (-37) -20 (-35) -22 (-40) -24 (-44) -23 (-41) -21 (-37) -23 (-41)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -20 (-37) -21 (-37) -20 (-35) -17 (-30) -16 (-28) -17 (-31) -19 (-34) -18 (-32) -15 (-27) -17 (-31)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +131 (+5) +92 (+4) +114 (+4) +72 (+3) +58 (+2) +55 (+2) +16 (+1) +4 (+0) +93 (+4) +129 (+5) +142 (+6) +142 (+6) +1047 (+41)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +25 (+81) +22 (+78) +20 (+65) +20.5 (+68) +14 (+45) +14 (+47) +12 (+39) +10 (+32) +16 (+53) +22 (+71) +23.5 (+78) +25 (+81)   +224 (+61)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -9h 48' -9h 16' -7h 29' -6h 18' -4h 40' -4h 32' -4h 21' -4h 50' -5h 48' -8h 07' -9h 42' -10h 03'   -7h 04'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 45' -2h 47' -0h 29' +1h 53' +4h 07' +5h 28' +4h 50' +2h 47' +0h 25' -1h 57' -4h 11' -5h 28'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -44.3 -44.3 -44.4 -44.5 -35.2 -28.9 -34.6 -44.5 -44.5 -44.3 -44.4 -44.5   -41.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +59 +62 +66 +64 +60 +53 +42 +36 +45 +57 +61 +57   +55.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -2.3 (-4) -1.2 (-2) +0.1 (+0) -0.7 (-1) -2.9 (-5) -6.3 (-11) -8.3 (-15) -9.9 (-18) -9.1 (-16) -6 (-11) -3.2 (-6) -3.3 (-6) -4.4 (-8)

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