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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Palma De Mallorca, Majorca Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Palma De Mallorca, Majorca, Spain is approximately 2,306 km or 1,433 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Palma De Mallorca, Majorca bearing 354.5° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 351.5° or N .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Palma De Mallorca, Majorca has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • The average temperature is 8.9 °C (16.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.2 °C (11.2°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 786.3 mm (31 in) more which is equivalent to 786.3 l/m² (19.3 US gal/ft²) or 7,863,000 l/ha (840,607 US gal/ac) more. About 2 6/7 as much.
  • There are 1714 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 4h 41' less per day or about 2/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 20.5° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Palma De Mallorca, Majorca.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.7°C (12°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -14 (-24) -15 (-28) -15 (-27) -15 (-26) -13 (-23) -11 (-19) -9 (-16) -12 (-22)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -11 (-19) -12 (-22) -12 (-22) -12 (-21) -9 (-17) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -9 (-16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -6 (-12) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -10 (-17) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -8 (-14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +94 (+4) +58 (+2) +78 (+3) +33 (+1) +32 (+1) +46 (+2) +53 (+2) +59 (+2) +69 (+3) +71 (+3) +96 (+4) +98 (+4) +786 (+31)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +17 (+55) +16 (+57) +12 (+39) +16 (+53) +10 (+32) +12 (+40) +16 (+52) +14 (+45) +13 (+43) +14 (+45) +16 (+53) +16 (+52)   +172 (+47)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 07' -4h 21' -3h 40' -3h 14' -4h 13' -5h 04' -7h 25' -6h 56' -4h 28' -4h 07' -4h 30' -4h 05'   -4h 41'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 07' -1h 46' -0h 18' +1h 11' +2h 40' +3h 38' +3h 11' +1h 47' +0h 16' -1h 14' -2h 43' -3h 38'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -20.5 -20.5 -20.5 -20.6 -20.6 -20.6 -20.5 -20.6 -20.5 -20.5 -20.5 -20.5   -20.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3 +8 +7 +7 +6 +12 +16 +10 +11 +8 +10 +10   +9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -5.6 (-10) -5 (-9) -5.1 (-9) -5.5 (-10) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -8.2 (-15) -9.8 (-18) -8.7 (-16) -7.9 (-14) -5.2 (-9) -4.1 (-7) -6.7 (-12)

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