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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs V. Altagracia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and V. Altagracia, Dominican Republic is approximately 7,058 km or 4,386 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from V. Altagracia bearing 31.3° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 81.3° or E .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas V. Altagracia has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The mean temperature is 18.5 °C (33.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.8 °C (12.2°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1060.5 mm (41.8 in) less which is equivalent to 1060.5 l/m² (26.03 US gal/ft²) or 10,605,000 l/ha (1,133,745 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 40° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in V. Altagracia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -25 (-44) -24 (-44) -23 (-42) -21 (-38) -19 (-33) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -20 (-35) -21 (-38) -23 (-42) -24 (-42) -22 (-39)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -21 (-38) -21 (-38) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -16 (-29) -15 (-26) -14 (-26) -16 (-29) -18 (-32) -20 (-37) -21 (-37) -18 (-33)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-32) -18 (-32) -18 (-32) -17 (-30) -15 (-27) -13 (-24) -12 (-21) -11 (-21) -13 (-23) -14 (-26) -17 (-31) -18 (-32) -15 (-27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +45 (+2) +1 (+0) -5 (0) -85 (-3) -178 (-7) -180 (-7) -184 (-7) -212 (-8) -133 (-5) -136 (-5) -30 (-1) +36 (+1) -1061 (-42)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 35' -2h 40' -0h 28' +1h 49' +3h 58' +5h 16' +4h 40' +2h 41' +0h 24' -1h 53' -4h 02' -5h 17'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -41.3 -41.3 -41.4 -41.5 -38.1 -31.9 -37.4 -41.4 -41.3 -41.2 -41.3 -41.4   -40

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