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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Thebacha/ Fort Smith, Northwest-Territories Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Thebacha/ Fort Smith, Northwest-Territories, Canada is approximately 5,390 km or 3,350 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Thebacha/ Fort Smith, Northwest-Territories bearing 38.4° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 141.4° or SE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Thebacha/ Fort Smith, Northwest-Territories has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • The average temperature is 9.9 °C (17.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 32.3 °C (58.1°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 872 mm (34.3 in) more which is equivalent to 872 l/m² (21.4 US gal/ft²) or 8,720,000 l/ha (932,226 US gal/ac) more. About 3 3/5 as much.
  • There are 956 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 2h 36' less per day or about 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.1° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Thebacha/ Fort Smith, Northwest-Territories.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lerwick, Shetland Islands relative to Thebacha/ Fort Smith, Northwest-Territories. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Thebacha/ Fort Smith, Northwest-Territories vs Lerwick, Shetland Islands.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+46) +22 (+40) +13 (+23) +4 (+7) +-4 (-7) -8 (-14) -9 (-17) -7 (-12) +-2 (-3) +5 (+9) +15 (+27) +22 (+40) +6 (+12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+51) +26 (+46) +18 (+32) +8 (+14) +0 (+0) -3 (-5) -5 (-8) -3 (-5) +2 (+3) +8 (+14) +17 (+30) +24 (+44) +10 (+18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+56) +29 (+52) +23 (+41) +12 (+21) +4 (+8) +2 (+3) +0 (+0) +2 (+3) +5 (+9) +10 (+19) +18 (+33) +27 (+48) +14 (+24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +116 (+5) +75 (+3) +95 (+4) +55 (+2) +36 (+1) +29 (+1) +9 (+0) +44 (+2) +76 (+3) +105 (+4) +117 (+5) +115 (+5) +872 (+34)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +15 (+48) +13 (+46) +11 (+35) +15 (+50) +8 (+26) +7 (+23) +7 (+23) +7 (+23) +8 (+27) +12 (+39) +12 (+40) +13 (+42)   +128 (+35)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 09' -2h 20' -2h 29' -3h 36' -3h 46' -5h 16' -5h 30' -4h 52' -0h 56' -0h 36' -0h 24' -0h 25'   -2h 36'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 02' -0h 01' -0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 02' +0h 02' +0h 01' +0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -0.2 -0.2 -0.2 -0.2 -0.2 -0.1 +0 +0 +0 +0 -0.1 -0.2   -0.1

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