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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Sable Island, Ns Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Sable Island, Ns, Canada is approximately 4,234 km or 2,631 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Sable Island, Ns bearing 43.7° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 92.1° or E .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The average annual temperature is 0.6 °C (1.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.2 °C (18.4°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 201.6 mm (7.9 in) less which is equivalent to 201.6 l/m² (4.95 US gal/ft²) or 2,016,000 l/ha (215,524 US gal/ac) less. About 6/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.2° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Sable Island, Ns.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lerwick, Shetland Islands relative to Sable Island, Ns. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Sable Island, Ns 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) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) -1 (-2) -5 (-8) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) +1 (+1) -1 (-2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +4 (+8) +3 (+6) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) -1 (-2) -4 (-7) -6 (-10) -5 (-10) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) +2 (+3) -1 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+8) +5 (+10) +4 (+7) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) -4 (-6) -5 (-10) -5 (-8) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +2 (+4) +0 (+0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -17 (-1) -20 (-1) +1 (+0) -29 (-1) -38 (-1) -48 (-2) -39 (-2) -32 (-1) +13 (+1) +13 (+1) -3 (0) -3 (0) -202 (-8)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 42' -1h 31' -0h 15' +1h 01' +2h 18' +3h 09' +2h 45' +1h 31' +0h 13' -1h 03' -2h 20' -3h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -16.1 -16.2 -16.2 -16.3 -16.2 -16.2 -16.1 -16.2 -16.1 -16.1 -16.1 -16.2   -16.2

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