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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Puerto Cabezas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua is approximately 8,239 km or 5,120 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Puerto Cabezas bearing 30.9° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 90.6° or E .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Puerto Cabezas has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • The average annual temperature is 19.5 °C (35.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.4 °C (9.7°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1590 mm (62.6 in) less which is equivalent to 1590 l/m² (39.02 US gal/ft²) or 15,900,000 l/ha (1,699,816 US gal/ac) less. About 3/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 42.3° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Puerto Cabezas.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-39) -21 (-39) -23 (-41) -22 (-40) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -16 (-28) -15 (-28) -17 (-30) -18 (-33) -21 (-37) -22 (-39) -20 (-35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -17 (-1) +9 (+0) +66 (+3) +18 (+1) -121 (-5) -318 (-13) -352 (-14) -291 (-11) -185 (-7) -204 (-8) -135 (-5) -60 (-2) -1590 (-63)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 50' -2h 50' -0h 30' +1h 55' +4h 12' +5h 34' +4h 56' +2h 50' +0h 26' -1h 59' -4h 15' -5h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -45.9 -45.9 -46 -46.1 -33.6 -27.3 -33.2 -45.9 -45.9 -45.7 -45.9 -46   -42.3

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