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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Oymyakon Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Oymyakon, Russia is approximately 5,965 km or 3,707 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Oymyakon bearing 338.9° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 199° or SSW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Oymyakon has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season and extremely severe winters (Dfd).
  • The average annual temperature is 22.4 °C (40.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 52.6 °C (94.7°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to hypercontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 997 mm (39.3 in) more which is equivalent to 997 l/m² (24.47 US gal/ft²) or 9,970,000 l/ha (1,065,859 US gal/ac) more. About 5 5/7 as much.
  • There are 829 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 2h 16' less per day or about 4/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.1° higher in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Oymyakon.
  • Relative humidity levels are 13.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 24.3°C (43.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +48 (+86) +41 (+73) +27 (+48) +11 (+21) +1 (+2) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) +-4 (-7) +3 (+6) +19 (+35) +38 (+68) +48 (+86) +18 (+32)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +50 (+89) +45 (+81) +35 (+63) +19 (+34) +5 (+9) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) +2 (+3) +8 (+14) +23 (+41) +40 (+73) +49 (+89) +22 (+40)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +51 (+92) +48 (+87) +42 (+75) +27 (+48) +10 (+18) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +7 (+12) +12 (+21) +27 (+48) +42 (+76) +51 (+91) +27 (+48)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +125 (+5) +85 (+3) +109 (+4) +66 (+3) +49 (+2) +26 (+1) +17 (+1) +40 (+2) +95 (+4) +120 (+5) +131 (+5) +134 (+5) +997 (+39)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +13 (+42) +12 (+42) +12 (+39) +16 (+53) +7 (+23) +3 (+10) +5 (+16) +5 (+16) +9 (+30) +12 (+39) +9 (+30) +13 (+42)   +116 (+32)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 07' -2h 15' -4h 19' -4h 32' -3h 05' -3h 40' -4h 46' -3h 07' -1h 10' -0h 15' -0h 18' +0h 23'   -2h 16'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 02' +0h 30' +0h 05' -0h 19' -0h 50' -1h 18' -1h 03' -0h 30' -0h 04' +0h 20' +0h 51' +1h 18'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +3.2 +3.3 +3.3 +3.3 +3.2 +3.1 +3.1 +3 +3 +3 +3 +3   +3.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +11 +10 +11 +12 +19 +22 +20 +15 +12 +6 +11 +13   +13.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +49.7 (+89) +45.2 (+81) +35.7 (+64) +20.1 (+36) +8.4 (+15) +2.1 (+4) +1.2 (+2) +4.5 (+8) +9.9 (+18) +22.9 (+41) +41.8 (+75) +50.5 (+91) +24.3 (+44)

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