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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Tartous Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Tartous, Syria is approximately 3,861 km or 2,399 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Tartous bearing 328.2° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 299.8° or WNW .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Tartous has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • The average annual temperature is 12.3 °C (22.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6 °C (10.8°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 324.7 mm (12.8 in) more which is equivalent to 324.7 l/m² (7.97 US gal/ft²) or 3,247,000 l/ha (347,126 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25.2° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Tartous.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-19) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -14 (-26) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -16 (-28) -16 (-29) -17 (-30) -16 (-30) -15 (-27) -12 (-21) -14 (-26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -10 (-17) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -14 (-25) -15 (-26) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -10 (-18) -12 (-22)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -10 (-19) -12 (-21) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -12 (-22) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -8 (-15) -10 (-19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -47 (-2) -50 (-2) +9 (+0) +15 (+1) +42 (+2) +48 (+2) +61 (+2) +75 (+3) +110 (+4) +66 (+3) +38 (+1) -43 (-2) +325 (+13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 31' -2h 01' -0h 21' +1h 21' +3h 01' +4h 04' +3h 35' +2h 01' +0h 18' -1h 24' -3h 04' -4h 05'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -25.1 -25.1 -25.2 -25.2 -25.2 -25.2 -25.2 -25.3 -25.3 -25.2 -25.2 -25.2   -25.2

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