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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Kwajalein Island Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Kwajalein Island, Marshall Islands is approximately 12,293 km or 7,639 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Kwajalein Island bearing 354.1° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 191.7° or SSW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Kwajalein Island has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The annual average temperature is 20.9 °C (37.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.2 °C (14.8°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1384 mm (54.5 in) less which is equivalent to 1384 l/m² (33.97 US gal/ft²) or 13,840,000 l/ha (1,479,588 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 44° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Kwajalein Island.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-44) -25 (-45) -25 (-44) -23 (-41) -20 (-37) -18 (-32) -17 (-30) -17 (-30) -18 (-33) -20 (-37) -23 (-42) -24 (-43) -21 (-38)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-44) -25 (-44) -24 (-43) -23 (-41) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -16 (-29) -16 (-29) -18 (-32) -20 (-35) -23 (-41) -24 (-43) -21 (-37)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -24 (-43) -24 (-42) -23 (-41) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -16 (-29) -16 (-28) -17 (-31) -19 (-34) -22 (-40) -23 (-42) -20 (-37)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +15 (+1) +10 (+0) +10 (+0) -120 (-5) -192 (-8) -184 (-7) -203 (-8) -178 (-7) -183 (-7) -169 (-7) -128 (-5) -64 (-3) -1384 (-54)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 07' -3h 01' -0h 32' +2h 03' +4h 27' +5h 53' +5h 13' +3h 01' +0h 27' -2h 07' -4h 31' -5h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -51.1 -50.9 -51 -45.1 -28.5 -22 -27.8 -44.5 -51.4 -51.2 -51.3 -51.3   -44

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