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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Kosti Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Kosti, Sudan is approximately 5,907 km or 3,671 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Kosti bearing 339.7° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 317.3° or NW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Kosti has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The annual average temperature is 21.7 °C (39.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.4 °C (0.7°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 857.9 mm (33.8 in) more which is equivalent to 857.9 l/m² (21.05 US gal/ft²) or 8,579,000 l/ha (917,152 US gal/ac) more. About 3 4/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 42.6° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Kosti.
  • Relative humidity levels are 38.9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.2°C (18.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -23 (-41) -26 (-46) -27 (-48) -26 (-46) -22 (-39) -17 (-31) -16 (-30) -18 (-32) -21 (-38) -23 (-41) -21 (-37) -22 (-39)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +131 (+5) +92 (+4) +114 (+4) +71 (+3) +49 (+2) +17 (+1) -36 (-1) -40 (-2) +56 (+2) +123 (+5) +141 (+6) +142 (+6) +858 (+34)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 53' -2h 52' -0h 30' +1h 57' +4h 14' +5h 37' +4h 58' +2h 52' +0h 26' -2h 01' -4h 18' -5h 37'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -46.8 -46.7 -46.8 -46.9 -32.8 -26.4 -32.3 -46.8 -46.9 -46.7 -46.8 -46.9   -42.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +47 +52 +54 +54 +45 +33 +22 +14 +19 +34 +47 +46   +38.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.5 (-15) -7.4 (-13) -8.2 (-15) -7.8 (-14) -10.7 (-19) -12.6 (-23) -11.4 (-21) -12.8 (-23) -12.9 (-23) -12.5 (-23) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -10.2 (-18)

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