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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Muscat   Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Muscat  , Oman is approximately 6,074 km or 3,775 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Muscat   bearing 328.3° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 284.5° or WNW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Muscat   has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The average annual temperature is 21.7 °C (39.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.2 °C (9.4°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1108.7 mm (43.6 in) more which is equivalent to 1108.7 l/m² (27.21 US gal/ft²) or 11,087,000 l/ha (1,185,274 US gal/ac) more. About 12 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 36.4° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Muscat  .
  • Relative humidity levels are 26.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.6°C (26.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-35) -20 (-36) -22 (-40) -24 (-44) -27 (-49) -26 (-46) -22 (-40) -19 (-34) -22 (-39) -24 (-43) -23 (-41) -20 (-36) -22 (-40)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-33) -19 (-34) -21 (-39) -25 (-44) -27 (-48) -25 (-45) -23 (-41) -20 (-36) -21 (-38) -22 (-39) -21 (-37) -19 (-34) -22 (-39)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-32) -18 (-32) -20 (-37) -23 (-42) -25 (-45) -24 (-42) -22 (-39) -20 (-35) -20 (-36) -21 (-37) -20 (-36) -18 (-33) -21 (-37)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +118 (+5) +68 (+3) +98 (+4) +55 (+2) +55 (+2) +59 (+2) +62 (+2) +78 (+3) +118 (+5) +133 (+5) +136 (+5) +129 (+5) +1109 (+44)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +23 (+74) +21 (+74) +19 (+61) +20 (+67) +15 (+48) +15 (+50) +17 (+55) +17 (+55) +19 (+63) +23 (+74) +23 (+77) +22 (+71)   +234 (+64)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 17' -2h 29' -0h 26' +1h 41' +3h 43' +4h 57' +4h 22' +2h 30' +0h 22' -1h 45' -3h 46' -4h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -36.3 -36.3 -36.4 -36.5 -36.4 -36.3 -36.2 -36.6 -36.5 -36.4 -36.5 -36.5   -36.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +23 +20 +25 +35 +37 +32 +25 +18 +22 +30 +28 +22   +26.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -13.1 (-24) -14.2 (-26) -15 (-27) -14.3 (-26) -14.9 (-27) -16 (-29) -15.8 (-28) -15.5 (-28) -15.4 (-28) -14.1 (-25) -13.2 (-24) -13.2 (-24) -14.6 (-26)

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