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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Monrovia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Monrovia, Liberia is approximately 6,043 km or 3,755 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Monrovia bearing 5.6° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 11.3° or NNE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Monrovia has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • The annual average temperature is 18.9 °C (33.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.2 °C (11.2°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 3415 mm (134.4 in) less which is equivalent to 3415 l/m² (83.81 US gal/ft²) or 34,150,000 l/ha (3,650,862 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • There are 580 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 1h 35' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 44.4° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Monrovia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.5°C (31.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-46) -26 (-47) -26 (-47) -24 (-44) -21 (-38) -18 (-32) -15 (-28) -15 (-27) -17 (-30) -20 (-36) -24 (-43) -25 (-45) -21 (-38)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -23 (-42) -23 (-42) -21 (-38) -18 (-32) -16 (-28) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -15 (-27) -17 (-31) -21 (-38) -22 (-40) -19 (-34)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-36) -21 (-38) -20 (-37) -18 (-33) -15 (-27) -14 (-24) -11 (-20) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -15 (-26) -18 (-32) -19 (-35) -16 (-29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +80 (+3) +21 (+1) -6 (0) -82 (-3) -380 (-15) -898 (-35) -735 (-29) -275 (-11) -602 (-24) -464 (-18) -94 (-4) +20 (+1) -3415 (-134)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +21 (+68) +19 (+67) +12 (+39) +9 (+30) -7 ( -23) -9 ( -30) -4 ( -13) 0 ( 0) -5 ( -17) +1 (+3) +8 (+27) +16 (+52)   +61 (+17)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 17' -4h 06' -3h 29' -2h 06' +0h 19' +1h 46' +1h 19' +1h 09' +0h 18' -1h 44' -3h 48' -4h 32'   -1h 35'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 15' -3h 05' -0h 33' +2h 06' +4h 34' +6h 01' +5h 21' +3h 06' +0h 28' -2h 11' -4h 38' -6h 01'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -53.7 -53.5 -53.6 -42.5 -25.9 -19.5 -25.4 -42.3 -53.6 -53.5 -53.7 -53.8   -44.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +8 +8 +6 +0 +0 -1 +2 +1 -1 +1 +8 +8   +3.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -21 (-38) -21.3 (-38) -21.2 (-38) -20.5 (-37) -17 (-31) -15.3 (-28) -11.8 (-21) -12.5 (-23) -14.4 (-26) -17 (-31) -18.1 (-33) -19.6 (-35) -17.5 (-32)

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