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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Savannah, Georgia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Savannah, Georgia, Usa is approximately 6,417 km or 3,987 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Savannah, Georgia bearing 35.4° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 99.4° or E .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Savannah, Georgia has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The average temperature is 12.2 °C (22°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.6 °C (17.3°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 41.3 mm (1.6 in) less which is equivalent to 41.3 l/m² (1.01 US gal/ft²) or 413,000 l/ha (44,152 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • There are 1760 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 4h 49' less per day or about 3/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Savannah, Georgia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 28.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.4°C (9.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -12 (-21) -15 (-27) -18 (-32) -19 (-34) -19 (-34) -19 (-34) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -11 (-19) -16 (-28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -11 (-20) -14 (-25) -16 (-28) -16 (-29) -16 (-29) -15 (-28) -15 (-26) -11 (-21) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -12 (-22)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -12 (-22) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) -9 (-15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +40 (+2) +10 (+0) +18 (+1) -5 (0) -42 (-2) -84 (-3) -100 (-4) -111 (-4) +5 (+0) +73 (+3) +87 (+3) +67 (+3) -41 (-2)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +17 (+55) +13 (+46) +11 (+35) +14 (+47) +7 (+23) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) +5 (+16) +9 (+30) +17 (+55) +18 (+60) +17 (+55)   +135 (+37)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -5h 07' -4h 46' -4h 29' -4h 48' -4h 17' -4h 26' -4h 54' -5h 29' -3h 44' -4h 54' -5h 46' -5h 05'   -4h 49'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 43' -2h 08' -0h 22' +1h 27' +3h 12' +4h 19' +3h 47' +2h 09' +0h 19' -1h 30' -3h 15' -4h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -27.9 -28 -28 -28.1 -28 -28 -27.9 -27.9 -27.9 -27.8 -27.9 -28   -28
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +28 +29 +31 +29 +27 +25 +25 +26 +24 +29 +35 +30   +28.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -0.7 (-1) -1.7 (-3) -3.9 (-7) -6.3 (-11) -8.1 (-15) -9.8 (-18) -9.6 (-17) -8.9 (-16) -8.7 (-16) -5 (-9) -1.4 (-3) -0.2 (0) -5.4 (-10)

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