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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Porto-Alegre Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Porto-Alegre, Brazil is approximately 11,013 km or 6,844 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Porto-Alegre bearing 22.7° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 42.2° or NE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Porto-Alegre has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The mean annual temperature is 12.6 °C (22.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.7 °C (3.1°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 138.4 mm (5.4 in) less which is equivalent to 138.4 l/m² (3.4 US gal/ft²) or 1,384,000 l/ha (147,959 US gal/ac) less. About 8/9 as much.
  • There are 1361 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 3h 43' less per day or about 4/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29.3° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Porto-Alegre.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.4°C (18.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-45) -25 (-45) -22 (-40) -18 (-32) -12 (-22) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -10 (-17) -14 (-26) -20 (-35) -23 (-41) -16 (-28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-39) -22 (-39) -19 (-35) -15 (-27) -9 (-17) -4 (-8) -3 (-6) -4 (-6) -7 (-12) -11 (-20) -16 (-29) -19 (-35) -13 (-23)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-35) -20 (-35) -18 (-32) -14 (-24) -8 (-14) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -9 (-16) -14 (-25) -17 (-31) -11 (-19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +31 (+1) -17 (-1) +10 (+0) -14 (-1) -33 (-1) -73 (-3) -60 (-2) -61 (-2) -22 (-1) +20 (+1) +39 (+2) +41 (+2) -138 (-5)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +17 (+55) +13 (+46) +12 (+39) +12 (+40) +6 (+19) +5 (+17) +8 (+26) +6 (+19) +9 (+30) +13 (+42) +16 (+53) +18 (+58)   +135 (+37)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -7h 36' -5h 46' -4h 27' -2h 00' -0h 17' +0h 30' -1h 17' -2h 01' -1h 30' -4h 32' -7h 06' -8h 38'   -3h 43'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 16' -4h 21' -0h 47' +2h 58' +6h 21' +8h 16' +7h 24' +4h 21' +0h 40' -3h 05' -6h 26' -8h 17'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -69.4 -50.8 -29.4 -6.2 +10.4 +16.7 +10.7 -6.1 -28.9 -51.4 -69.6 -76.9   -29.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +15 +10 +8 +3 -2 -1 +4 +6 +7 +11 +17 +18   +8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -18.1 (-33) -19.2 (-35) -17 (-31) -13.6 (-24) -8.9 (-16) -4.4 (-8) -1.7 (-3) -2.1 (-4) -4.8 (-9) -8.9 (-16) -11.6 (-21) -14.7 (-26) -10.4 (-19)

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