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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Oulu Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Oulu, Finland is approximately 1,447 km or 899 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Oulu bearing 260.8° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 237.2° or WSW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Oulu has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • The average temperature is 4.9 °C (8.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.4 °C (33.1°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 776 mm (30.6 in) more which is equivalent to 776 l/m² (19.04 US gal/ft²) or 7,760,000 l/ha (829,596 US gal/ac) more. About 2 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.7° higher in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Oulu.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+26) +14 (+24) +10 (+17) +5 (+8) +0 (+0) -4 (-6) -5 (-8) -2 (-3) +2 (+3) +5 (+9) +8 (+15) +12 (+22) +5 (+9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +105 (+4) +71 (+3) +91 (+4) +53 (+2) +32 (+1) +17 (+1) +5 (+0) +14 (+1) +70 (+3) +92 (+4) +112 (+4) +114 (+4) +776 (+31)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +10 (+32) +6 (+21) +6 (+19) +9 (+30) +4 (+13) +2 (+7) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +5 (+17) +10 (+32) +9 (+30) +10 (+32)   +78 (+21)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 47' +0h 50' +0h 08' -0h 32' -1h 24' -2h 21' -1h 50' -0h 50' -0h 07' +0h 33' +1h 26' +2h 22'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +4.8 +4.8 +4.8 +4.8 +4.8 +4.8 +4.8 +4.8 +4.8 +4.8 +4.7 +4.6   +4.7

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