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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Masirah Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Masirah, Oman is approximately 6,384 km or 3,967 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Masirah bearing 329.2° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 285.8° or WNW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Masirah has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The mean temperature is 19.4 °C (34.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.4 °C (0.7°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1109.9 mm (43.7 in) more which is equivalent to 1109.9 l/m² (27.24 US gal/ft²) or 11,099,000 l/ha (1,186,557 US gal/ac) more. About 12 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 38.7° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Masirah.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.1°C (28.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-37) -22 (-39) -24 (-43) -26 (-46) -25 (-46) -22 (-40) -18 (-33) -17 (-30) -18 (-33) -22 (-39) -23 (-41) -21 (-38) -22 (-39)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-34) -20 (-35) -21 (-39) -23 (-42) -23 (-41) -20 (-36) -16 (-29) -15 (-26) -17 (-30) -19 (-34) -21 (-37) -20 (-35) -19 (-35)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -18 (-32) -19 (-34) -21 (-38) -21 (-37) -18 (-33) -15 (-26) -13 (-23) -15 (-27) -16 (-29) -19 (-33) -18 (-32) -17 (-31)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +124 (+5) +76 (+3) +102 (+4) +62 (+2) +61 (+2) +39 (+2) +50 (+2) +69 (+3) +118 (+5) +134 (+5) +142 (+6) +135 (+5) +1110 (+44)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 28' -2h 36' -0h 27' +1h 46' +3h 52' +5h 09' +4h 33' +2h 36' +0h 23' -1h 50' -3h 55' -5h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -39.3 -39.2 -39.3 -39.4 -39 -33.9 -38.2 -39.5 -39.5 -39.3 -39.4 -39.4   -38.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +18 +14 +12 +13 +10 +8 +7 +6 +7 +14 +19 +20   +12.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -15 (-27) -16.4 (-30) -18.2 (-33) -19.4 (-35) -19.5 (-35) -17.6 (-32) -13.7 (-25) -12.9 (-23) -14.3 (-26) -15.9 (-29) -15.4 (-28) -14.4 (-26) -16.1 (-29)

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