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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Tanta Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Tanta, Egypt is approximately 4,037 km or 2,508 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Tanta bearing 333.4° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 309.4° or NW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Tanta has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The average annual temperature is 12.6 °C (22.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.3 °C (9.5°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1158 mm (45.6 in) more which is equivalent to 1158 l/m² (28.42 US gal/ft²) or 11,580,000 l/ha (1,237,979 US gal/ac) more. About 23 5/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29.3° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Tanta.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.3°C (15°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -10 (-17) -11 (-19) -13 (-24) -15 (-26) -15 (-28) -15 (-26) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -13 (-24) -12 (-22) -10 (-17) -13 (-23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +118 (+5) +84 (+3) +107 (+4) +69 (+3) +60 (+2) +60 (+2) +62 (+2) +79 (+3) +118 (+5) +132 (+5) +139 (+5) +130 (+5) +1158 (+46)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 49' -2h 12' -0h 23' +1h 29' +3h 17' +4h 25' +3h 53' +2h 12' +0h 20' -1h 32' -3h 20' -4h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -29.2 -29.2 -29.3 -29.3 -29.3 -29.3 -29.3 -29.4 -29.3 -29.2 -29.3 -29.3   -29.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +14 +15 +15 +20 +22 +23 +19 +14 +16 +18 +18 +16   +17.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -6.2 (-11) -6.7 (-12) -7.3 (-13) -8.2 (-15) -8.6 (-15) -9.6 (-17) -9.6 (-17) -10.5 (-19) -10.1 (-18) -9.6 (-17) -7.8 (-14) -5.9 (-11) -8.3 (-15)

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