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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Rome, Ga Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Rome, Ga, Usa is approximately 6,454 km or 4,010 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Rome, Ga bearing 35.7° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 103.7° or ESE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Rome, Ga has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The annual mean temperature is 8.1 °C (14.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.6 °C (22.7°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 196.6 mm (7.7 in) less which is equivalent to 196.6 l/m² (4.83 US gal/ft²) or 1,966,000 l/ha (210,178 US gal/ac) less. About 6/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.1° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Rome, Ga.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-8) -8 (-14) -12 (-22) -15 (-27) -16 (-29) -17 (-30) -17 (-31) -17 (-30) -15 (-28) -12 (-22) -10 (-19) -6 (-11) -12 (-22)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (-1) -3 (-5) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -12 (-21) -13 (-24) -14 (-24) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -7 (-13) -6 (-10) -2 (-3) -8 (-15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) -2 (-3) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -9 (-17) -10 (-18) -9 (-17) -8 (-14) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) +3 (+5) -4 (-7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -3 (0) -37 (-1) -55 (-2) -59 (-2) -53 (-2) -46 (-2) -60 (-2) -23 (-1) +23 (+1) +58 (+2) +39 (+2) +18 (+1) -197 (-8)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 35' -2h 03' -0h 21' +1h 23' +3h 05' +4h 09' +3h 39' +2h 03' +0h 18' -1h 26' -3h 08' -4h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -26.1 -26.1 -26.2 -26.2 -26.2 -26.1 -26 -26.1 -26 -25.9 -26 -26.1   -26.1

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