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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Smolensk Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Smolensk, Russia is approximately 2,052 km or 1,275 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Smolensk bearing 300.5° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 272.2° or W .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Smolensk has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • The annual mean temperature is 2.3 °C (4.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17 °C (30.6°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 507.9 mm (20 in) more which is equivalent to 507.9 l/m² (12.47 US gal/ft²) or 5,079,000 l/ha (542,979 US gal/ac) more. About 1 5/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.4° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Smolensk.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +11 (+19) +7 (+12) +0 (+1) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -5 (-10) -4 (-7) 0 (-1) +3 (+6) +6 (+11) +10 (+17) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +88 (+3) +57 (+2) +70 (+3) +29 (+1) +13 (+1) -22 (-1) -34 (-1) +6 (+0) +51 (+2) +81 (+3) +84 (+3) +85 (+3) +508 (+20)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 12' -0h 39' -0h 06' +0h 26' +1h 01' +1h 26' +1h 14' +0h 39' +0h 05' -0h 27' -1h 02' -1h 26'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -5.3 -5.3 -5.3 -5.4 -5.4 -5.4 -5.4 -5.4 -5.4 -5.4 -5.4 -5.4   -5.4

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