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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Sparta, Il Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Sparta, Il, Usa is approximately 6,329 km or 3,933 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Sparta, Il bearing 36.4° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 110.2° or ESE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Sparta, Il has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The mean annual temperature is 6.7 °C (12.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18 °C (32.4°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 150.4 mm (5.9 in) more which is equivalent to 150.4 l/m² (3.69 US gal/ft²) or 1,504,000 l/ha (160,788 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.9° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Sparta, Il.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +-2 (-4) -8 (-14) -13 (-23) -16 (-28) -18 (-32) -19 (-33) -17 (-31) -15 (-27) -11 (-20) -6 (-12) +0 (-1) -10 (-19)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +1 (+2) -4 (-7) -9 (-16) -12 (-21) -14 (-25) -15 (-26) -13 (-23) -11 (-20) -7 (-12) -3 (-6) +2 (+4) -7 (-12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+12) +5 (+8) -1 (-1) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -9 (-16) -7 (-12) -2 (-3) +0 (+0) +5 (+8) -3 (-5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +83 (+3) +26 (+1) +5 (+0) -25 (-1) -51 (-2) -25 (-1) -44 (-2) -8 (0) +33 (+1) +56 (+2) +49 (+2) +52 (+2) +150 (+6)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 15' -1h 51' -0h 19' +1h 15' +2h 47' +3h 46' +3h 18' +1h 51' +0h 16' -1h 17' -2h 50' -3h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -21.9 -22 -22 -22.1 -22 -22 -21.9 -21.9 -21.9 -21.8 -21.9 -21.9   -21.9

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