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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Shreveport, Louisiana Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Shreveport, Louisiana, Usa is approximately 7,064 km or 4,390 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Shreveport, Louisiana bearing 33.7° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 109.7° or ESE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Shreveport, Louisiana has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The annual average temperature is 11.5 °C (20.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.2 °C (22°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 37.8 mm (1.5 in) more which is equivalent to 37.8 l/m² (0.93 US gal/ft²) or 378,000 l/ha (40,411 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • There are 1913 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 5h 14' less per day or about 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.6° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Shreveport, Louisiana.
  • Relative humidity levels are 26.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.2°C (9.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -11 (-19) -15 (-26) -17 (-31) -18 (-33) -20 (-35) -20 (-36) -20 (-36) -18 (-33) -16 (-28) -13 (-23) -9 (-16) -15 (-28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -7 (-12) -10 (-19) -14 (-24) -15 (-27) -16 (-29) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -15 (-26) -11 (-20) -9 (-15) -5 (-9) -12 (-21)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (-1) -2 (-4) -6 (-11) -10 (-17) -12 (-21) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -6 (-11) -4 (-8) -1 (-2) -8 (-14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +32 (+1) -8 (0) +23 (+1) -23 (-1) -70 (-3) -49 (-2) -31 (-1) +17 (+1) +39 (+2) +39 (+2) +30 (+1) +38 (+1) +38 (+1)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +15 (+48) +13 (+46) +10 (+32) +12 (+40) +7 (+23) +8 (+27) +9 (+29) +10 (+32) +13 (+43) +17 (+55) +16 (+53) +16 (+52)   +146 (+40)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 01' -4h 48' -4h 07' -3h 14' -4h 11' -5h 52' -6h 36' -6h 15' -5h 50' -6h 40' -5h 48' -5h 21'   -5h 14'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 42' -2h 07' -0h 22' +1h 26' +3h 11' +4h 17' +3h 46' +2h 08' +0h 19' -1h 29' -3h 14' -4h 17'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -27.6 -27.7 -27.7 -27.8 -27.7 -27.7 -27.5 -27.6 -27.5 -27.4 -27.6 -27.6   -27.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +20 +22 +27 +23 +22 +25 +29 +31 +30 +33 +31 +23   +26.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -0.5 (-1) -2.1 (-4) -4.2 (-8) -7.7 (-14) -9.1 (-16) -9.9 (-18) -9 (-16) -8.1 (-15) -7.1 (-13) -3.5 (-6) -1.1 (-2) +0 (+0) -5.2 (-9)

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