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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada is approximately 5,883 km or 3,655 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan bearing 37° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 132.2° or SE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Saskatoon, Saskatchewan has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • The average annual temperature is 4.9 °C (8.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 27.4 °C (49.3°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 861.8 mm (33.9 in) more which is equivalent to 861.8 l/m² (21.15 US gal/ft²) or 8,618,000 l/ha (921,321 US gal/ac) more. About 3 1/2 as much.
  • There are 1307 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 3h 34' less per day or about 4/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.
  • Relative humidity levels are 21.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.7°C (17.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +14 (+25) +8 (+14) +-2 (-4) -8 (-15) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -10 (-19) -5 (-10) +-1 (-2) +9 (+15) +16 (+28) +1 (+2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+37) +17 (+31) +11 (+19) +1 (+2) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -6 (-10) -1 (-2) +3 (+6) +11 (+20) +19 (+33) +5 (+9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +24 (+43) +21 (+37) +14 (+25) +5 (+9) +1 (+1) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -1 (-1) +3 (+6) +8 (+14) +14 (+25) +22 (+39) +9 (+16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +115 (+5) +79 (+3) +98 (+4) +52 (+2) +18 (+1) -3 (0) +4 (+0) +42 (+2) +86 (+3) +117 (+5) +129 (+5) +125 (+5) +862 (+34)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +17 (+55) +14 (+50) +14 (+45) +14 (+47) +7 (+23) +4 (+13) +6 (+19) +8 (+26) +10 (+33) +17 (+55) +16 (+53) +17 (+55)   +144 (+39)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 15' -2h 47' -3h 19' -3h 16' -3h 32' -3h 48' -6h 48' -5h 34' -3h 30' -3h 19' -2h 20' -2h 17'   -3h 34'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 38' -0h 54' -0h 09' +0h 36' +1h 23' +1h 57' +1h 41' +0h 54' +0h 08' -0h 37' -1h 25' -1h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -8 -8 -8.1 -8.1 -8 -8 -7.9 -7.9 -7.8 -7.8 -7.9 -8   -8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +1 +1 +6 +27 +36 +35 +41 +40 +36 +25 +9 +2   +21.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +20.1 (+36) +16.5 (+30) +11.4 (+21) +6.6 (+12) +5.2 (+9) +2.3 (+4) +3.5 (+6) +4.2 (+8) +7.2 (+13) +7.6 (+14) +12.9 (+23) +19 (+34) +9.7 (+17)

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