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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Perth, Western Australia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Perth, Western Australia, Australia is approximately 14,527 km or 9,027 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Perth, Western Australia bearing 324.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 264.5° or W .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Perth, Western Australia has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • The mean annual temperature is 11.4 °C (20.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.2 °C (5.8°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 432.2 mm (17 in) more which is equivalent to 432.2 l/m² (10.61 US gal/ft²) or 4,322,000 l/ha (462,050 US gal/ac) more. About 1 5/9 as much.
  • There are 1824 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 5h 00' less per day or about 3/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.4° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Perth, Western Australia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 31.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.5°C (6.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-48) -27 (-48) -24 (-42) -17 (-31) -12 (-21) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -8 (-14) -12 (-22) -18 (-33) -23 (-41) -15 (-27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -22 (-39) -19 (-34) -14 (-25) -8 (-15) -4 (-7) -2 (-3) -1 (-3) -4 (-8) -8 (-15) -14 (-25) -18 (-33) -11 (-20)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -17 (-30) -15 (-26) -10 (-19) -5 (-10) -2 (-3) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) -4 (-8) -10 (-17) -13 (-24) -8 (-14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +122 (+5) +78 (+3) +98 (+4) +25 (+1) -41 (-2) -108 (-4) -96 (-4) -32 (-1) +47 (+2) +88 (+3) +120 (+5) +133 (+5) +432 (+17)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +22 (+71) +19 (+67) +15 (+48) +13 (+43) 0 ( 0) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -6) +4 (+13) +11 (+35) +17 (+57) +20 (+65)   +115 (+32)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -9h 36' -8h 33' -6h 01' -2h 58' -0h 36' +0h 20' -1h 09' -2h 30' -3h 52' -6h 27' -8h 38' -10h 00'   -5h 00'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 24' -4h 26' -0h 47' +3h 02' +6h 28' +8h 26' +7h 32' +4h 26' +0h 41' -3h 08' -6h 34' -8h 26'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -67.6 -49 -27.6 -4.5 +12.2 +18.6 +12.7 -4 -26.8 -49.3 -67.6 -75   -27.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +43 +41 +37 +32 +21 +18 +22 +25 +28 +31 +41 +41   +31.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -10.1 (-18) -10.8 (-19) -9.2 (-17) -5.5 (-10) -3.1 (-6) -0.2 (0) +3.5 (+6) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) -1.5 (-3) -3.4 (-6) -7.4 (-13) -3.5 (-6)

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