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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Waimate Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Waimate, New Zealand is approximately 18,223 km or 11,324 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Waimate bearing 345.9° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 200.3° or SSW .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The annual average temperature is 4.6 °C (8.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.4 °C (2.5°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 572.3 mm (22.5 in) more which is equivalent to 572.3 l/m² (14.05 US gal/ft²) or 5,723,000 l/ha (611,827 US gal/ac) more. About 1 8/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.7° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Waimate.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-24) -13 (-23) -11 (-19) -7 (-12) -2 (-3) +3 (+6) +5 (+9) +5 (+8) +1 (+1) -3 (-6) -8 (-15) -11 (-20) -5 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +76 (+3) +42 (+2) +48 (+2) +15 (+1) +7 (+0) +18 (+1) +7 (+0) +29 (+1) +84 (+3) +78 (+3) +89 (+4) +80 (+3) +572 (+23)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -8h 32' -5h 07' -0h 55' +3h 30' +7h 28' +9h 42' +8h 41' +5h 08' +0h 47' -3h 37' -7h 34' -9h 42'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -55 -36.4 -14.9 +8.3 +24.9 +31.4 +25.5 +8.8 -14 -36.6 -55.1 -62.2   -14.7

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