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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Tristan Da Cunha Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Tristan Da Cunha, Tristan Da Cunha is approximately 10,856 km or 6,746 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Tristan Da Cunha bearing 5.6° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 9° or N .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The average annual temperature is 8.2 °C (14.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.7 °C (3.1°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 472 mm (18.6 in) less which is equivalent to 472 l/m² (11.58 US gal/ft²) or 4,720,000 l/ha (504,599 US gal/ac) less. About 5/7 as much.
  • There are 412 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 1h 08' less per day or about 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.4° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Tristan Da Cunha.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.7°C (12°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-26) -16 (-29) -14 (-25) -10 (-19) -7 (-13) -3 (-5) 0 (-1) 0 (+0) -2 (-3) -5 (-9) -10 (-18) -13 (-23) -8 (-14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -16 (-29) -14 (-26) -11 (-20) -7 (-13) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) 0 (0) -2 (-3) -5 (-9) -10 (-18) -13 (-24) -8 (-15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -16 (-29) -14 (-26) -12 (-22) -8 (-14) -4 (-6) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -5 (-8) -10 (-18) -13 (-24) -8 (-15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +38 (+1) -21 (-1) -7 (0) -57 (-2) -93 (-4) -100 (-4) -98 (-4) -96 (-4) -51 (-2) -17 (-1) +15 (+1) +15 (+1) -472 (-19)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +7 (+23) +6 (+21) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) -8 ( -26) -8 ( -27) -8 ( -26) -9 ( -29) -5 ( -17) +1 (+3) +6 (+20) +6 (+19)   -8 ( -2)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 40' -3h 17' -1h 46' +0h 06' +1h 46' +1h 58' +0h 40' +0h 23' -0h 28' -2h 05' -3h 28' -3h 46'   -1h 08'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -7h 48' -4h 41' -0h 50' +3h 12' +6h 50' +8h 52' +7h 56' +4h 41' +0h 43' -3h 19' -6h 55' -8h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -62.5 -43.9 -22.4 +0.8 +17.4 +23.8 +17.8 +1 -21.8 -44.4 -62.7 -69.9   -22.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +7 +7 +8 +2 +1 +2 +6 +6 +7 +6 +9 +7   +5.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -13.4 (-24) -14.3 (-26) -12.1 (-22) -10.4 (-19) -6.6 (-12) -2.5 (-5) +0.6 (+1) +1.1 (+2) -0.2 (0) -3.8 (-7) -7.2 (-13) -11 (-20) -6.7 (-12)

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