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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Ambon, Maluku Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Ambon, Maluku Islands, Indonesia is approximately 12,428 km or 7,723 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Ambon, Maluku Islands bearing 335.5° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 236.2° or SW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Ambon, Maluku Islands has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The annual mean temperature is 20.2 °C (36.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.7 °C (12.1°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2250 mm (88.6 in) less which is equivalent to 2250 l/m² (55.22 US gal/ft²) or 22,500,000 l/ha (2,405,399 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • There are 952 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 2h 36' less per day or about 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 44.4° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Ambon, Maluku Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 14.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.4°C (29.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lerwick, Shetland Islands relative to Ambon, Maluku Islands. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Ambon, Maluku Islands 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) -25 (-45) -22 (-40) -19 (-34) -16 (-28) -13 (-24) -13 (-23) -16 (-28) -19 (-34) -24 (-43) -25 (-45) -20 (-36)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-45) -25 (-45) -24 (-44) -22 (-39) -19 (-35) -16 (-29) -15 (-26) -14 (-26) -16 (-29) -19 (-34) -23 (-41) -24 (-43) -20 (-36)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -23 (-41) -22 (-40) -21 (-38) -19 (-34) -16 (-28) -14 (-25) -14 (-24) -15 (-27) -17 (-30) -21 (-38) -22 (-40) -19 (-34)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +4 (+0) -27 (-1) -21 (-1) -207 (-8) -454 (-18) -578 (-23) -540 (-21) -322 (-13) -123 (-5) -21 (-1) +29 (+1) +10 (+0) -2250 (-89)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +13 (+42) +9 (+32) +8 (+26) +9 (+30) -4 ( -13) -6 ( -20) -5 ( -16) -4 ( -13) +3 (+10) +13 (+42) +14 (+47) +12 (+39)   +62 (+17)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -5h 23' -4h 46' -3h 54' -1h 30' +0h 13' +1h 16' +0h 19' +0h 09' -1h 30' -4h 01' -6h 12' -6h 03'   -2h 36'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 46' -3h 24' -0h 36' +2h 19' +5h 01' +6h 35' +5h 52' +3h 25' +0h 31' -2h 24' -5h 05' -6h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -63.4 -62.9 -55.5 -32.7 -16 -9.6 -15.5 -32.2 -54.7 -63 -63.6 -63.8   -44.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +20 +20 +16 +8 +5 +5 +9 +10 +14 +17 +22 +23   +14.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -20.2 (-36) -20 (-36) -19.9 (-36) -19.2 (-35) -17.4 (-31) -14.5 (-26) -11.8 (-21) -11.6 (-21) -12.2 (-22) -15 (-27) -16.9 (-30) -18.1 (-33) -16.4 (-30)

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