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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Watertown, Ny Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Watertown, Ny, Usa is approximately 5,102 km or 3,170 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Watertown, Ny bearing 42° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 104.7° or ESE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Watertown, Ny has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • The average annual temperature is 0.5 °C (0.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.4 °C (36.7°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 170.1 mm (6.7 in) more which is equivalent to 170.1 l/m² (4.17 US gal/ft²) or 1,701,000 l/ha (181,848 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.1° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Watertown, Ny.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +1 (+3) -4 (-7) -9 (-15) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -11 (-20) -9 (-16) -4 (-8) +-1 (-1) +6 (+10) -3 (-6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +4 (+8) -1 (-3) -6 (-10) -8 (-15) -10 (-18) -8 (-15) -6 (-10) -1 (-2) +2 (+3) +8 (+15) -1 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+26) +14 (+25) +7 (+13) +1 (+2) -3 (-5) -6 (-10) -7 (-12) -6 (-10) -3 (-5) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +11 (+19) +3 (+5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +48 (+2) +30 (+1) +49 (+2) -2 (0) -19 (-1) -28 (-1) -9 (0) -25 (-1) +12 (+0) +41 (+2) +31 (+1) +41 (+2) +170 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 41' -1h 30' -0h 15' +1h 01' +2h 18' +3h 08' +2h 44' +1h 31' +0h 13' -1h 03' -2h 20' -3h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -16.1 -16.1 -16.2 -16.2 -16.2 -16.1 -16.1 -16.1 -16 -16 -16.1 -16.1   -16.1

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