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Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland And Labrador vs Lerwick, Shetland Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland And Labrador, Canada and Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk is approximately 3,562 km or 2,214 mi.
  • To reach Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland And Labrador in this distance one would set out from Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 284.6° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland And Labrador bearing 233.7° or SW .
  • Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland And Labrador has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The average temperature is 6.6 °C (11.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 23.8 °C (42.8°F) more in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland And Labrador. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 373 mm (14.7 in) less which is equivalent to 373 l/m² (9.15 US gal/ft²) or 3,730,000 l/ha (398,762 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • There are 483 more hours of sunlight per year in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland And Labrador. In whichever way circa 1h 19' more per day or about 1 4/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.8° higher in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland And Labrador than in Lerwick, Shetland Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 19.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.3°C (18.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland And Labrador relative to Lerwick, Shetland Islands. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland And Labrador.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -14 (-25) -9 (-16) -5 (-8) 0 (0) +5 (+8) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) 2 (+3) -3 (-6) -7 (-13) -15 (-27) -4 (-8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-35) -17 (-31) -12 (-22) -7 (-12) -3 (-5) +2 (+3) +5 (+8) +3 (+5) 0 (0) -5 (-8) -9 (-15) -17 (-30) -7 (-12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -20 (-36) -16 (-28) -9 (-16) -5 (-9) -2 (-3) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) -2 (-4) -6 (-11) -10 (-18) -19 (-34) -9 (-16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -59 (-2) -29 (-1) -46 (-2) -10 (0) -6 (0) +12 (+0) +22 (+1) +12 (+0) -42 (-2) -71 (-3) -76 (-3) -80 (-3) -373 (-15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9 ( -29) -8 ( -28) -6 ( -19) -7 ( -23) -2 ( -6) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -6) -5 ( -17) -9 ( -29) -10 ( -33) -9 ( -29)   -70 ( -19)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 58' +2h 07' +1h 42' +0h 08' +0h 21' +0h 50' +2h 13' +2h 15' +0h 38' +0h 46' +1h 12' +1h 38'   +1h 19'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 27' +0h 47' +0h 08' -0h 31' -1h 14' -1h 44' -1h 29' -0h 47' -0h 07' +0h 33' +1h 15' +1h 44'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +6.8 +6.8 +6.9 +6.9 +6.8 +6.8 +6.8 +6.8 +6.7 +6.7 +6.8 +6.8   +6.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -9 -10 -16 -19 -24 -28 -29 -29 -27 -21 -15 -10   -19.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -20.2 (-36) -17.8 (-32) -14.4 (-26) -9.6 (-17) -7.5 (-14) -4.6 (-8) -2.4 (-4) -3.8 (-7) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -11.4 (-21) -18.3 (-33) -10.3 (-19)

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