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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Rockhampton, Queensland Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia is approximately 15,374 km or 9,554 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Rockhampton, Queensland bearing 339.2° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 220.9° or SW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Rockhampton, Queensland has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The mean annual temperature is 16 °C (28.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.3 °C (2.3°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 372.3 mm (14.7 in) more which is equivalent to 372.3 l/m² (9.14 US gal/ft²) or 3,723,000 l/ha (398,013 US gal/ac) more. About 1 4/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 35.8° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Rockhampton, Queensland.
  • Relative humidity levels are 35.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.7°C (12.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-48) -26 (-47) -24 (-44) -21 (-38) -16 (-29) -11 (-19) -9 (-17) -10 (-19) -15 (-27) -19 (-35) -24 (-43) -26 (-47) -19 (-34)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -24 (-43) -22 (-40) -19 (-34) -12 (-22) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -11 (-20) -16 (-28) -21 (-38) -23 (-42) -16 (-29)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -21 (-38) -19 (-35) -15 (-28) -9 (-17) -3 (-6) 0 (-1) -1 (-3) -6 (-10) -11 (-20) -17 (-30) -20 (-35) -12 (-22)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +7 (+0) -28 (-1) +5 (+0) +21 (+1) +3 (+0) +25 (+1) +30 (+1) +49 (+2) +91 (+4) +88 (+3) +66 (+3) +17 (+1) +372 (+15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +14 (+45) +10 (+35) +9 (+29) +14 (+47) +9 (+29) +10 (+33) +11 (+35) +13 (+42) +15 (+50) +17 (+55) +17 (+57) +16 (+52)   +155 (+42)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 50' -4h 05' -0h 44' +2h 47' +5h 58' +7h 47' +6h 57' +4h 05' +0h 38' -2h 53' -6h 03' -7h 48'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -75.6 -57.5 -36.2 -13 +3.6 +10.1 +4.2 -12.5 -35.3 -57.6 -75.3 -83   -35.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +31 +29 +29 +30 +30 +31 +40 +43 +43 +41 +42 +38   +35.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -16.3 (-29) -16.6 (-30) -14.6 (-26) -10.6 (-19) -4.4 (-8) -0.5 (-1) +4.6 (+8) +4.7 (+8) +0.5 (+1) -5.4 (-10) -9.3 (-17) -12.9 (-23) -6.7 (-12)

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