Vs > Makhanga
Uk flag

Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Makhanga Climate & Distance Between

Malawi flag
  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Makhanga, Malawi is approximately 9,126 km or 5,671 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Makhanga bearing 342.7° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 325° or NW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Makhanga has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • The average temperature is 18.4 °C (33.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.6 °C (1.1°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 458.4 mm (18 in) more which is equivalent to 458.4 l/m² (11.25 US gal/ft²) or 4,584,000 l/ha (490,060 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 40.3° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Makhanga.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.4°C (25.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lerwick, Shetland Islands relative to Makhanga. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Makhanga 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) -28 (-51) -27 (-48) -23 (-42) -20 (-36) -15 (-28) -14 (-25) -16 (-29) -21 (-38) -26 (-46) -29 (-51) -28 (-51) -23 (-41)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -24 (-43) -23 (-41) -20 (-36) -15 (-28) -11 (-19) -9 (-17) -11 (-20) -16 (-28) -20 (-36) -24 (-42) -24 (-43) -18 (-33)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-39) -22 (-39) -21 (-37) -18 (-32) -12 (-21) -7 (-12) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -11 (-19) -15 (-27) -20 (-35) -22 (-39) -15 (-27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -26 (-1) -35 (-1) +4 (+0) +34 (+1) +47 (+2) +44 (+2) +45 (+2) +72 (+3) +113 (+4) +105 (+4) +82 (+3) -25 (-1) +458 (+18)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 26' -3h 50' -0h 41' +2h 37' +5h 37' +7h 21' +6h 33' +3h 50' +0h 35' -2h 42' -5h 42' -7h 21'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -75.6 -63.7 -42.9 -19.8 -3.2 +3.2 -2.7 -19.5 -42.2 -64 -75.3 -76.6   -40.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +9 +5 +6 +4 +6 +9 +15 +23 +29 +31 +29 +16   +15.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -22 (-40) -22.4 (-40) -20.8 (-37) -18.6 (-33) -13.2 (-24) -8.6 (-15) -5.3 (-10) -5.5 (-10) -8.4 (-15) -12.4 (-22) -15.7 (-28) -19.4 (-35) -14.4 (-26)

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Makhanga Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Lerwick, Shetland Islands

Climate Guides for Locations near Makhanga


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -