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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Zacatecas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Zacatecas, Mexico is approximately 8,430 km or 5,238 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Zacatecas bearing 30.2° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 111.2° or ESE .
  • Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Zacatecas has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • The annual mean temperature is 6.5 °C (11.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.2 °C (2.2°F) more in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 782 mm (30.8 in) more which is equivalent to 782 l/m² (19.19 US gal/ft²) or 7,820,000 l/ha (836,010 US gal/ac) more. About 2 5/6 as much.
  • There are 1594 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. In whichever way circa 4h 22' less per day or about 2/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 37.2° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Zacatecas.
  • Relative humidity levels are 31.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.2°C (2.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lerwick, Shetland Islands relative to Zacatecas. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Zacatecas 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 (-15) -10 (-17) -11 (-21) -13 (-23) -12 (-21) -8 (-15) -5 (-9) -4 (-8) -6 (-10) -7 (-12) -9 (-17) -8 (-14) -8 (-15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-12) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -10 (-19) -10 (-17) -6 (-12) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -7 (-12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -5 (-10) -7 (-12) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -5 (-9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +117 (+5) +85 (+3) +111 (+4) +66 (+3) +46 (+2) -5 (0) -39 (-2) -7 (0) +45 (+2) +103 (+4) +132 (+5) +128 (+5) +782 (+31)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +23 (+74) +20 (+71) +19 (+61) +20 (+67) +11 (+35) +6 (+20) +4 (+13) +4 (+13) +8 (+27) +17 (+55) +21 (+70) +23 (+74)   +176 (+48)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -5h 48' -5h 35' -4h 52' -3h 52' -3h 21' -2h 48' -2h 30' -3h 34' -2h 20' -4h 42' -6h 30' -6h 29'   -4h 22'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 20' -2h 31' -0h 26' +1h 42' +3h 45' +5h 00' +4h 25' +2h 32' +0h 23' -1h 46' -3h 49' -5h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -37.3 -37.3 -37.4 -37.4 -37.3 -35.9 -36.9 -37.2 -37.2 -37 -37.2 -37.3   -37.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +38 +40 +48 +49 +38 +24 +15 +17 +12 +25 +34 +39   +31.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +1.7 (+3) +1.8 (+3) +3.5 (+6) +3.7 (+7) +0.8 (+1) -1 (-2) +0.4 (+1) +0.9 (+2) -1.3 (-2) +0 (+0) +0.9 (+2) +2.9 (+5) +1.2 (+2)

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