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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Kuujjuaq, Qc Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Kuujjuaq, Qc, Canada is approximately 3,677 km or 2,285 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Kuujjuaq, Qc bearing 57.3° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 116.7° or ESE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Kuujjuaq, Qc has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • The mean temperature is 12.7 °C (22.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 25.8 °C (46.4°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 685.6 mm (27 in) more which is equivalent to 685.6 l/m² (16.83 US gal/ft²) or 6,856,000 l/ha (732,952 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Kuujjuaq, Qc.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +24 (+44) +23 (+42) +19 (+35) +12 (+22) +6 (+11) +1 (+1) +-3 (-5) +-1 (-2) +3 (+6) +8 (+15) +12 (+21) +21 (+38) +11 (+19)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +27 (+48) +26 (+47) +22 (+40) +15 (+26) +8 (+14) +3 (+6) +0 (+1) +1 (+3) +5 (+9) +9 (+16) +13 (+24) +23 (+41) +13 (+23)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+53) +29 (+53) +26 (+46) +17 (+31) +9 (+17) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +7 (+12) +10 (+18) +15 (+27) +25 (+45) +15 (+27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +94 (+4) +60 (+2) +87 (+3) +46 (+2) +31 (+1) +9 (+0) +5 (+0) +13 (+1) +61 (+2) +82 (+3) +95 (+4) +102 (+4) +686 (+27)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 31' -0h 16' -0h 02' +0h 10' +0h 26' +0h 37' +0h 32' +0h 16' +0h 02' -0h 11' -0h 26' -0h 37'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -2 -2.1 -2.1 -2.1 -2.1 -2 -2 -2 -2 -1.9 -2 -2.1   -2

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