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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs King Salmon, Ak Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and King Salmon, Ak, Usa is approximately 6,631 km or 4,120 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from King Salmon, Ak bearing 13.8° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 165.5° or SSE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas King Salmon, Ak has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • The annual average temperature is 6.1 °C (11°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.5 °C (24.3°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 705.6 mm (27.8 in) more which is equivalent to 705.6 l/m² (17.32 US gal/ft²) or 7,056,000 l/ha (754,333 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.5° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in King Salmon, Ak.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+19) +10 (+18) +7 (+12) +4 (+7) +-1 (-1) -2 (-4) -4 (-6) -2 (-4) +0 (-1) +6 (+11) +9 (+15) +11 (+19) +4 (+7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +9 (+16) +6 (+10) +2 (+3) 0 (0) -1 (-2) 0 (-1) +2 (+3) +8 (+14) +11 (+19) +13 (+23) +6 (+11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +15 (+27) +12 (+21) +8 (+14) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +4 (+7) +10 (+18) +13 (+23) +15 (+27) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +104 (+4) +71 (+3) +87 (+3) +43 (+2) +28 (+1) +20 (+1) +5 (+0) +4 (+0) +48 (+2) +81 (+3) +105 (+4) +107 (+4) +706 (+28)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 23' -0h 12' -0h 02' +0h 07' +0h 19' +0h 27' +0h 23' +0h 12' +0h 01' -0h 08' -0h 19' -0h 27'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -1.5 -1.6 -1.6 -1.6 -1.5 -1.5 -1.4 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.4 -1.5   -1.5

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