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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Watson Lake, Yukon Territory Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Watson Lake, Yukon Territory, Canada is approximately 5,903 km or 3,668 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Watson Lake, Yukon Territory bearing 29.5° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 150.4° or SSE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Watson Lake, Yukon Territory has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • The mean annual temperature is 10 °C (18°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 30.8 °C (55.4°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 795.2 mm (31.3 in) more which is equivalent to 795.2 l/m² (19.52 US gal/ft²) or 7,952,000 l/ha (850,122 US gal/ac) more. About 3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0° higher in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Watson Lake, Yukon Territory.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14°C (25.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+44) +17 (+30) +9 (+16) +2 (+3) +-3 (-6) -6 (-12) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) +-1 (-1) +6 (+11) +18 (+32) +24 (+43) +6 (+12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+50) +22 (+39) +14 (+26) +6 (+10) +1 (+1) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) -1 (-2) +3 (+5) +8 (+15) +20 (+37) +27 (+48) +10 (+18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+56) +26 (+47) +20 (+36) +10 (+18) +5 (+8) +1 (+3) +0 (+1) +3 (+5) +6 (+11) +11 (+19) +23 (+42) +30 (+54) +14 (+25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +101 (+4) +70 (+3) +97 (+4) +58 (+2) +25 (+1) +6 (+0) +2 (+0) +35 (+1) +73 (+3) +100 (+4) +117 (+5) +113 (+4) +795 (+31)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +11 (+35) +10 (+35) +9 (+29) +14 (+47) +6 (+19) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +5 (+16) +7 (+23) +11 (+35) +8 (+27) +9 (+29)   +97 (+27)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 +0 +0.1 +0.1 +0.1 +0.1 +0 -0.1   +0
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3 +6 +18 +29 +35 +34 +36 +33 +26 +17 +6 +0   +20.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +27.3 (+49) +21.6 (+39) +16.6 (+30) +10.6 (+19) +8.6 (+15) +5.4 (+10) +5.3 (+10) +6.2 (+11) +8.2 (+15) +10.3 (+19) +21.6 (+39) +26.8 (+48) +14 (+25)

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