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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Puerto Maldonado Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Puerto Maldonado, Peru is approximately 10,056 km or 6,249 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Puerto Maldonado bearing 27.5° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 64.9° or ENE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Puerto Maldonado has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • The average temperature is 18.3 °C (33°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.6 °C (10.1°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 958 mm (37.7 in) less which is equivalent to 958 l/m² (23.51 US gal/ft²) or 9,580,000 l/ha (1,024,166 US gal/ac) less. About 5/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 42.1° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Puerto Maldonado.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lerwick, Shetland Islands relative to Puerto Maldonado. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Puerto Maldonado 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 (-46) -26 (-46) -25 (-45) -23 (-41) -20 (-36) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -20 (-35) -22 (-39) -24 (-44) -25 (-45) -22 (-39)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -23 (-41) -22 (-40) -20 (-37) -17 (-30) -13 (-24) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -15 (-28) -18 (-32) -21 (-38) -22 (-40) -18 (-33)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-36) -20 (-36) -19 (-35) -18 (-32) -14 (-24) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -11 (-19) -14 (-25) -18 (-32) -20 (-35) -15 (-27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -212 (-8) -241 (-10) -161 (-6) -82 (-3) -44 (-2) +2 (+0) +5 (+0) +16 (+1) +20 (+1) -30 (-1) -94 (-4) -137 (-5) -958 (-38)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 13' -3h 42' -0h 39' +2h 31' +5h 26' +7h 06' +6h 20' +3h 42' +0h 34' -2h 37' -5h 30' -7h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -72.2 -66.6 -46.7 -23.6 -7 -0.7 -6.7 -23.5 -46.2 -66.7 -72 -72.7   -42.1

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