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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Yuma, Arizona Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Yuma, Arizona, Usa is approximately 8,058 km or 5,007 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Yuma, Arizona bearing 28.6° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 125.9° or SE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Yuma, Arizona has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The annual average temperature is 16.5 °C (29.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12 °C (21.6°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1128.4 mm (44.4 in) more which is equivalent to 1128.4 l/m² (27.69 US gal/ft²) or 11,284,000 l/ha (1,206,334 US gal/ac) more. About 15 as much.
  • There are 3045 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 8h 20' less per day or about 1/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.4° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Yuma, Arizona.
  • Relative humidity levels are 56.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.3°C (2.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -19 (-33) -20 (-36) -23 (-41) -25 (-44) -27 (-49) -28 (-50) -27 (-48) -26 (-46) -22 (-40) -18 (-32) -14 (-26) -22 (-39)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-19) -13 (-23) -15 (-26) -17 (-30) -19 (-33) -21 (-38) -23 (-41) -22 (-39) -20 (-37) -16 (-30) -13 (-23) -10 (-17) -17 (-30)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-10) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -15 (-26) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -15 (-27) -11 (-19) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -11 (-20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +122 (+5) +86 (+3) +109 (+4) +68 (+3) +61 (+2) +60 (+2) +55 (+2) +63 (+2) +110 (+4) +127 (+5) +137 (+5) +131 (+5) +1128 (+44)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +22 (+71) +20 (+71) +19 (+61) +20 (+67) +14.5 (+47) +14.5 (+48) +15 (+48) +15 (+48) +18 (+60) +22 (+71) +23 (+77) +23 (+74)   +226 (+62)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -7h 52' -8h 04' -7h 58' -7h 56' -8h 07' -8h 42' -8h 42' -8h 46' -8h 20' -8h 36' -8h 32' -8h 23'   -8h 20'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 41' -2h 07' -0h 22' +1h 26' +3h 10' +4h 16' +3h 45' +2h 07' +0h 19' -1h 29' -3h 13' -4h 16'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -27.4 -27.5 -27.6 -27.6 -27.5 -27.5 -27.3 -27.4 -27.3 -27.2 -27.3 -27.4   -27.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +52 +53 +59 +58 +60 +62 +57 +52 +55 +57 +61 +53   +56.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +2.6 (+5) +1.7 (+3) +3.7 (+7) +3 (+5) +3.9 (+7) +2.3 (+4) -3.6 (-6) -5.6 (-10) -2.8 (-5) +0.7 (+1) +5.4 (+10) +4.2 (+8) +1.3 (+2)

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