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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Majis Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Majis, Oman is approximately 5,903 km or 3,668 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Majis bearing 328.2° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 285.6° or WNW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Majis has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The mean annual temperature is 19.6 °C (35.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.4 °C (9.7°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1100.5 mm (43.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1100.5 l/m² (27.01 US gal/ft²) or 11,005,000 l/ha (1,176,508 US gal/ac) more. About 11 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 35.6° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Majis.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.4°C (29.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-35) -20 (-36) -19 (-34) -17 (-31) -15 (-27) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -11 (-19) -13 (-23) -15 (-26) -18 (-32) -19 (-34) -16 (-28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-28) -16 (-30) -19 (-33) -22 (-39) -23 (-42) -23 (-41) -22 (-39) -20 (-36) -20 (-36) -19 (-35) -19 (-33) -17 (-30) -20 (-35)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -15 (-26) -17 (-30) -19 (-33) -19 (-34) -19 (-34) -18 (-32) -17 (-30) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -15 (-28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +126 (+5) +36 (+1) +97 (+4) +64 (+3) +60 (+2) +60 (+2) +62 (+2) +79 (+3) +118 (+5) +134 (+5) +139 (+5) +126 (+5) +1101 (+43)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 14' -2h 27' -0h 26' +1h 40' +3h 40' +4h 53' +4h 19' +2h 28' +0h 22' -1h 43' -3h 43' -4h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -35.5 -35.4 -35.5 -35.6 -35.6 -35.6 -35.4 -35.7 -35.7 -35.5 -35.6 -35.6   -35.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +14 +10 +11 +15 +16 +11 +8 +5 +6 +12 +16 +13   +11.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -12.8 (-23) -14.1 (-25) -15.7 (-28) -17.4 (-31) -18.5 (-33) -19.6 (-35) -18.8 (-34) -18.1 (-33) -18.1 (-33) -16.5 (-30) -14.2 (-26) -13.1 (-24) -16.4 (-30)

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