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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Cherrapunji, Meghalaya Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Cherrapunji, Meghalaya, India is approximately 7,749 km or 4,815 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Cherrapunji, Meghalaya bearing 328° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 254.4° or WSW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Cherrapunji, Meghalaya has a subtropical highland climate with dry winters (Cwb).
  • The average temperature is 10.6 °C (19°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.2 °C (0.4°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 10211 mm (402 in) less which is equivalent to 10211 l/m² (250.6 US gal/ft²) or 102,110,000 l/ha (10,916,237 US gal/ac) less. About 1/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 34.8° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Cherrapunji, Meghalaya.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10°C (18°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -15 (-27) -14 (-26) -12 (-22) -11 (-19) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -11 (-20) -11 (-21)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -11 (-21) -10 (-18) -9 (-15) -9 (-16) -10 (-19) -11 (-19) -11 (-20) -9 (-16) -11 (-19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-12) -10 (-18) -11 (-21) -12 (-22) -11 (-19) -10 (-17) -9 (-16) -9 (-15) -10 (-18) -10 (-17) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) -9 (-17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +111 (+4) +55 (+2) -65 (-3) -533 (-21) -1643 (-65) -2862 (-113) -2395 (-94) -1749 (-69) -1050 (-41) -313 (-12) +96 (+4) +137 (+5) -10211 (-402)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +23 (+74) +18 (+64) +12 (+39) +6 (+20) -10 ( -32) -11 ( -37) -13 ( -42) -21 ( -68) -2 ( -7) +10 (+32) +15 (+50) +22 (+71)   +49 (+14)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 11' -2h 26' -0h 25' +1h 39' +3h 37' +4h 50' +4h 16' +2h 26' +0h 22' -1h 42' -3h 40' -4h 50'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -34.7 -34.6 -34.7 -34.8 -34.8 -34.8 -34.7 -35 -34.9 -34.8 -34.8 -34.8   -34.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +6 +11 +16 +2 -9 -11 -9 -8 -6 -2 +5 +5   +0
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -7.8 (-14) -8.6 (-15) -9.4 (-17) -12.3 (-22) -12.4 (-22) -11.8 (-21) -9.4 (-17) -9.7 (-17) -10.9 (-20) -11.2 (-20) -8.9 (-16) -7.5 (-14) -10 (-18)

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