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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Mykines Fyr Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Mykines Fyr, Faroe Islands is approximately 411 km or 256 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Mykines Fyr bearing 118.9° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 124.6° or SE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Mykines Fyr has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc).
  • The annual mean temperature is 0.8 °C (1.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.7 °C (3.1°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 400 mm (15.7 in) more which is equivalent to 400 l/m² (9.82 US gal/ft²) or 4,000,000 l/ha (427,627 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.9° higher in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Mykines Fyr.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.3°C (2.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (+1) +0 (+0) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) +0 (+0) +1 (+1) +0 (+0) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +0 (+0) +1 (+2) +1 (+2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) +0 (+0) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) +0 (+0) 0 (0) +0 (+0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +56 (+2) +37 (+1) +25 (+1) +22 (+1) +30 (+1) +13 (+1) +11 (+0) +22 (+1) +27 (+1) +44 (+2) +62 (+2) +51 (+2) +400 (+16)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 36' +0h 18' +0h 03' -0h 11' -0h 29' -0h 45' -0h 37' -0h 18' -0h 02' +0h 12' +0h 30' +0h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +2 +2 +2 +1.9 +2 +2 +2 +2 +2 +2 +1.9 +1.9   +1.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +5 +3 +1 -2 -3 -5 -1 -1 +0 +1 +7 +7   +1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -0.1 (0) +0.5 (+1) +1.2 (+2) +0.1 (+0) +1.4 (+3) +0.1 (+0) +2.8 (+5) +1.8 (+3) +1.5 (+3) +1.1 (+2) +2.2 (+4) +2.6 (+5) +1.3 (+2)

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