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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Vrangelja Island Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Vrangelja Island, Russia is approximately 5,432 km or 3,376 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Vrangelja Island bearing 1.7° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 178.9° or S .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Vrangelja Island has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The mean temperature is 18.4 °C (33.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 19.1 °C (34.4°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1031.8 mm (40.6 in) more which is equivalent to 1031.8 l/m² (25.32 US gal/ft²) or 10,318,000 l/ha (1,103,063 US gal/ac) more. About 6 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.8° higher in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Vrangelja Island.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +26 (+46) +28 (+51) +29 (+51) +23 (+42) +14 (+26) +10 (+17) +9 (+16) +10 (+17) +11 (+20) +16 (+29) +20 (+36) +25 (+46) +18 (+33)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +115 (+5) +83 (+3) +105 (+4) +64 (+3) +54 (+2) +48 (+2) +40 (+2) +51 (+2) +96 (+4) +119 (+5) +127 (+5) +132 (+5) +1032 (+41)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 05' +2h 43' +0h 24' -1h 39' -5h 21' -5h 36' -6h 08' -2h 45' -0h 20' +1h 43' +5h 28' +5h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +10.4 +10.6 +10.6 +10.7 +10.7 +10.8 +10.9 +11 +11 +11 +10.7 +10.8   +10.8

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