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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Memphis, Tennessee Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Memphis, Tennessee, Usa is approximately 6,625 km or 4,117 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Memphis, Tennessee bearing 35.2° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 108.3° or ESE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Memphis, Tennessee has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The average annual temperature is 9.9 °C (17.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.1 °C (27.2°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 114.4 mm (4.5 in) less which is equivalent to 114.4 l/m² (2.81 US gal/ft²) or 1,144,000 l/ha (122,301 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • There are 1775 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 4h 51' less per day or about 3/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Memphis, Tennessee.
  • Relative humidity levels are 27.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.5°C (6.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -7 (-12) -11 (-20) -15 (-27) -17 (-31) -19 (-35) -20 (-36) -19 (-33) -17 (-30) -13 (-24) -10 (-17) -5 (-10) -13 (-24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -4 (-7) -8 (-14) -12 (-22) -14 (-26) -16 (-29) -17 (-30) -15 (-28) -13 (-24) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) -10 (-18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) -1 (-1) -5 (-8) -9 (-15) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -14 (-24) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) +0 (+0) -7 (-12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +36 (+1) -19 (-1) -23 (-1) -67 (-3) -65 (-3) -31 (-1) -34 (-1) -8 (0) +28 (+1) +58 (+2) +14 (+1) -4 (0) -114 (-5)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +15 (+48) +13 (+46) +10 (+32) +12 (+40) +6 (+19) +7 (+23) +10 (+32) +11 (+35) +14 (+47) +17 (+55) +16 (+53) +16 (+52)   +147 (+40)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 15' -3h 34' -3h 25' -3h 44' -3h 54' -5h 42' -6h 36' -6h 42' -5h 28' -5h 48' -5h 26' -4h 36'   -4h 51'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 30' -2h 00' -0h 21' +1h 21' +3h 01' +4h 04' +3h 34' +2h 00' +0h 18' -1h 24' -3h 03' -4h 04'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -25 -25.1 -25.1 -25.2 -25.1 -25.1 -25 -25 -24.9 -24.9 -25 -25   -25
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +21 +22 +26 +26 +24 +27 +28 +30 +31 +34 +33 +24   +27.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +2.4 (+4) +0.6 (+1) -2.1 (-4) -5.5 (-10) -7.8 (-14) -9.3 (-17) -9.2 (-17) -7.8 (-14) -5.5 (-10) -1.5 (-3) +1.5 (+3) +2.5 (+5) -3.5 (-6)

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