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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Siwa Oasis Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Siwa Oasis, Egypt is approximately 3,977 km or 2,471 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Siwa Oasis bearing 337.5° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 317.9° or NW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Siwa Oasis has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The average temperature is 14.8 °C (26.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.1 °C (16.4°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1200 mm (47.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1200 l/m² (29.45 US gal/ft²) or 12,000,000 l/ha (1,282,880 US gal/ac) more. About 134 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30.9° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Siwa Oasis.
  • Relative humidity levels are 38.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.3°C (7.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-26) -17 (-30) -19 (-34) -22 (-40) -24 (-43) -25 (-44) -24 (-44) -24 (-43) -23 (-41) -21 (-37) -19 (-34) -15 (-27) -21 (-37)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -14 (-24) -17 (-30) -18 (-33) -19 (-35) -19 (-33) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -15 (-26) -12 (-22) -9 (-17) -15 (-26)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -10 (-19) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -12 (-21) -11 (-20) -9 (-16) -7 (-12) -5 (-9) -9 (-16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +129 (+5) +91 (+4) +112 (+4) +71 (+3) +62 (+2) +60 (+2) +62 (+2) +79 (+3) +118 (+5) +134 (+5) +141 (+6) +141 (+6) +1200 (+47)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +24 (+77) +21 (+74) +19.5 (+63) +20.5 (+68) +14 (+45) +14.5 (+48) +16.5 (+53) +17 (+55) +18.5 (+62) +22.5 (+73) +23.5 (+78) +24 (+77)   +235.5 (+65)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 56' -2h 16' -0h 24' +1h 32' +3h 23' +4h 32' +4h 00' +2h 16' +0h 20' -1h 35' -3h 26' -4h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -30.8 -30.8 -30.8 -30.9 -30.9 -30.9 -30.8 -31 -30.9 -30.8 -30.9 -30.9   -30.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +30 +34 +37 +42 +45 +48 +48 +44 +41 +35 +32 +28   +38.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -2.7 (-5) -3.2 (-6) -4.2 (-8) -4.7 (-8) -4.2 (-8) -4.4 (-8) -4 (-7) -5.2 (-9) -5.7 (-10) -6.2 (-11) -4.2 (-8) -2.9 (-5) -4.3 (-8)

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