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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Las Gaviotas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Las Gaviotas, Colombia is approximately 8,460 km or 5,257 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Las Gaviotas bearing 28.8° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 74.5° or ENE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Las Gaviotas has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • The average annual temperature is 19.2 °C (34.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.7 °C (8.5°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1487 mm (58.5 in) less which is equivalent to 1487 l/m² (36.49 US gal/ft²) or 14,870,000 l/ha (1,589,702 US gal/ac) less. About 4/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 44.6° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Las Gaviotas.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -28 (-50) -29 (-53) -28 (-50) -24 (-43) -20 (-37) -17 (-30) -15 (-28) -16 (-29) -19 (-33) -21 (-38) -24 (-44) -26 (-46) -22 (-40)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -25 (-46) -24 (-44) -21 (-38) -18 (-32) -15 (-26) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -15 (-27) -18 (-32) -21 (-38) -22 (-40) -19 (-34)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-36) -21 (-38) -21 (-38) -20 (-36) -17 (-31) -14 (-26) -12 (-22) -12 (-22) -14 (-25) -16 (-29) -19 (-35) -20 (-36) -17 (-31)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +104 (+4) +43 (+2) -11 (0) -182 (-7) -289 (-11) -389 (-15) -264 (-10) -220 (-9) -173 (-7) -132 (-5) -44 (-2) +70 (+3) -1487 (-59)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 20' -3h 09' -0h 33' +2h 08' +4h 38' +6h 07' +5h 26' +3h 09' +0h 29' -2h 13' -4h 42' -6h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -55.4 -55.3 -55.3 -40.8 -24.2 -17.8 -23.8 -40.6 -55.1 -55 -55.3 -55.5   -44.6

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