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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs West Point, Ny Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and West Point, Ny, Usa is approximately 5,245 km or 3,259 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from West Point, Ny bearing 40.4° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 100.5° or E .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas West Point, Ny has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • The annual mean temperature is 4.3 °C (7.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.9 °C (32.2°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2.2 mm (0.1 in) more which is equivalent to 2.2 l/m² (0.05 US gal/ft²) or 22,000 l/ha (2,352 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.1° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in West Point, Ny.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lerwick, Shetland Islands relative to West Point, Ny. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of West Point, 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) +3 (+6) +1 (+2) -4 (-7) -9 (-16) -13 (-24) -15 (-27) -17 (-30) -15 (-27) -12 (-22) -8 (-14) -4 (-7) +2 (+3) -8 (-14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +4 (+8) 0 (-1) -5 (-9) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -11 (-20) -9 (-16) -5 (-8) -2 (-3) +4 (+7) -4 (-8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+15) +7 (+13) +3 (+5) -1 (-3) -5 (-8) -7 (-13) -9 (-15) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -1 (-2) +1 (+1) +6 (+10) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +46 (+2) +6 (+0) +20 (+1) -31 (-1) -57 (-2) -42 (-2) -40 (-2) -27 (-1) +16 (+1) +37 (+1) +32 (+1) +41 (+2) +2 (+0)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 59' -1h 41' -0h 17' +1h 08' +2h 33' +3h 29' +3h 03' +1h 42' +0h 15' -1h 11' -2h 36' -3h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -19.1 -19.1 -19.2 -19.2 -19.2 -19.1 -19 -19.1 -19 -19 -19 -19.1   -19.1

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