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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Marrakech Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Marrakech, Morocco is approximately 3,213 km or 1,997 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Marrakech bearing 7.1° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 12.2° or NNE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Marrakech has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • The annual average temperature is 12.7 °C (22.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.4 °C (13.3°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 927.7 mm (36.5 in) more which is equivalent to 927.7 l/m² (22.77 US gal/ft²) or 9,277,000 l/ha (991,773 US gal/ac) more. About 4 2/7 as much.
  • There are 2064 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 5h 38' less per day or about 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.5° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Marrakech.
  • Relative humidity levels are 21.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.3°C (13.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-21) -15 (-27) -16 (-29) -16 (-29) -19 (-34) -20 (-35) -23 (-42) -23 (-41) -21 (-37) -17 (-30) -15 (-27) -12 (-22) -17 (-31)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -11 (-19) -12 (-22) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -14 (-25) -17 (-30) -17 (-30) -15 (-27) -13 (-23) -11 (-20) -9 (-16) -13 (-23)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -10 (-17) -11 (-20) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -4 (-8) -8 (-14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +99 (+4) +54 (+2) +76 (+3) +33 (+1) +38 (+2) +56 (+2) +61 (+2) +76 (+3) +112 (+4) +110 (+4) +102 (+4) +111 (+4) +928 (+37)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +20 (+65) +15 (+53) +13 (+42) +16 (+53) +13 (+42) +13 (+43) +16 (+52) +16 (+52) +17 (+57) +17 (+55) +18 (+60) +19 (+61)   +193 (+53)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -6h 17' -5h 29' -5h 00' -4h 08' -4h 03' -5h 16' -7h 17' -6h 46' -5h 50' -5h 40' -5h 40' -6h 15'   -5h 38'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 46' -2h 10' -0h 22' +1h 28' +3h 14' +4h 21' +3h 50' +2h 10' +0h 19' -1h 31' -3h 17' -4h 21'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -28.4 -28.4 -28.5 -28.5 -28.5 -28.5 -28.4 -28.5 -28.5 -28.4 -28.4 -28.5   -28.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +15 +17 +19 +18 +22 +26 +37 +37 +30 -2 +23 +18   +21.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -6.2 (-11) -7.2 (-13) -7.6 (-14) -7.7 (-14) -7.2 (-13) -7.3 (-13) -6.6 (-12) -6.6 (-12) -7.5 (-14) -13.3 (-24) -5.5 (-10) -4.6 (-8) -7.3 (-13)

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