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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Reading, Pa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Reading, Pa, Usa is approximately 5,406 km or 3,359 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Reading, Pa bearing 39.8° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 101.4° or ESE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Reading, Pa has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • The mean annual temperature is 3.7 °C (6.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.6 °C (31.7°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 73.4 mm (2.9 in) more which is equivalent to 73.4 l/m² (1.8 US gal/ft²) or 734,000 l/ha (78,469 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.8° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Reading, Pa.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) -4 (-7) -9 (-15) -12 (-22) -15 (-26) -16 (-28) -15 (-26) -13 (-23) -8 (-15) -5 (-8) +1 (+2) -8 (-14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +5 (+8) 0 (0) -4 (-8) -8 (-14) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -11 (-19) -8 (-15) -4 (-6) -1 (-2) +4 (+7) -4 (-7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+17) +8 (+15) +4 (+7) 0 (-1) -4 (-6) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -4 (-6) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +7 (+12) +0 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +48 (+2) +18 (+1) +29 (+1) -25 (-1) -50 (-2) -49 (-2) -48 (-2) -23 (-1) +17 (+1) +57 (+2) +46 (+2) +53 (+2) +73 (+3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 03' -1h 44' -0h 18' +1h 10' +2h 37' +3h 33' +3h 06' +1h 44' +0h 15' -1h 12' -2h 39' -3h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -19.7 -19.8 -19.8 -19.9 -19.8 -19.8 -19.7 -19.7 -19.7 -19.6 -19.7 -19.8   -19.8

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