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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Guam Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Guam, Mariana Islands is approximately 11,284 km or 7,012 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Guam bearing 343.5° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 213.7° or SSW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Guam has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The annual mean temperature is 20.6 °C (37.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.3 °C (13.1°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1102.8 mm (43.4 in) less which is equivalent to 1102.8 l/m² (27.07 US gal/ft²) or 11,028,000 l/ha (1,178,966 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 1340 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 3h 40' less per day or about 4/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 42.5° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Guam.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-44) -25 (-44) -24 (-43) -23 (-41) -21 (-37) -19 (-33) -17 (-31) -17 (-30) -18 (-33) -21 (-37) -23 (-42) -24 (-43) -21 (-38)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-42) -24 (-42) -23 (-42) -22 (-40) -20 (-36) -18 (-33) -16 (-30) -16 (-28) -18 (-32) -20 (-35) -23 (-41) -23 (-42) -21 (-37)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -23 (-41) -22 (-40) -22 (-39) -20 (-35) -18 (-32) -16 (-28) -15 (-27) -17 (-30) -18 (-33) -22 (-39) -23 (-41) -20 (-36)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +18 (+1) -3 (0) +38 (+2) -27 (-1) -92 (-4) -104 (-4) -206 (-8) -270 (-11) -225 (-9) -173 (-7) -65 (-3) +5 (+0) -1103 (-43)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +11 (+35) +10 (+35) +8 (+26) +11 (+37) +1 (+3) -3 ( -10) -7 ( -23) -6 ( -19) -4 ( -13) 0 ( 0) +4 (+13) +7 (+23)   +32 (+9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -5h 07' -4h 55' -5h 36' -3h 54' -2h 32' -2h 50' -1h 36' -2h 00' -1h 38' -3h 15' -5h 12' -5h 27'   -3h 40'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 52' -2h 51' -0h 30' +1h 56' +4h 13' +5h 36' +4h 57' +2h 52' +0h 26' -2h 00' -4h 17' -5h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -46.4 -46.3 -46.4 -46.5 -33.2 -26.7 -32.5 -46.6 -46.7 -46.5 -46.6 -46.6   -42.5

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