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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Parakou Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Parakou, Benin is approximately 5,658 km or 3,516 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Parakou bearing 357.6° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 355.2° or N .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Parakou has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The average annual temperature is 19.8 °C (35.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.8 °C (6.8°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 60 mm (2.4 in) more which is equivalent to 60 l/m² (1.47 US gal/ft²) or 600,000 l/ha (64,144 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 43.8° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Parakou.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -29 (-52) -31 (-56) -30 (-54) -27 (-49) -23 (-41) -18 (-33) -16 (-28) -15 (-26) -17 (-31) -21 (-38) -26 (-48) -28 (-50) -23 (-42)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-42) -26 (-46) -26 (-46) -24 (-43) -20 (-36) -16 (-29) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -15 (-27) -18 (-32) -22 (-39) -22 (-40) -20 (-36)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-32) -20 (-36) -21 (-38) -20 (-37) -17 (-31) -14 (-25) -12 (-21) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -15 (-26) -17 (-30) -17 (-30) -16 (-29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +127 (+5) +83 (+3) +75 (+3) -14 (-1) -69 (-3) -112 (-4) -128 (-5) -130 (-5) -88 (-3) +43 (+2) +137 (+5) +135 (+5) +60 (+2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 05' -2h 59' -0h 32' +2h 02' +4h 25' +5h 50' +5h 11' +3h 00' +0h 27' -2h 06' -4h 29' -5h 51'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -50.6 -50.5 -50.6 -45.6 -29 -22.6 -28.5 -45.3 -50.6 -50.4 -50.6 -50.7   -43.8

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