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Niamey vs Lerwick, Shetland Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Niamey, Niger and Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk is approximately 5,196 km or 3,229 mi.
  • To reach Niamey in this distance one would set out from Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 175.5° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Niamey bearing 177.7° or S .
  • Niamey has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Lerwick, Shetland Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The average annual temperature is 22.4 °C (40.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1 °C (1.8°F) more in Niamey. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 668.2 mm (26.3 in) less which is equivalent to 668.2 l/m² (16.4 US gal/ft²) or 6,682,000 l/ha (714,350 US gal/ac) less. About 4/9 as much.
  • There are 2000 more hours of sunlight per year in Niamey. In whichever way circa 5h 29' more per day or about 2 6/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 42.5° higher in Niamey than in Lerwick, Shetland Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 51.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.8°C (6.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +27 (+49) +31 (+55) +33 (+60) +33 (+60) +30 (+54) +25 (+44) +20 (+37) +19 (+34) +22 (+40) +28 (+50) +29 (+52) +27 (+49) +27 (+49)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +24 (+44) +27 (+49) +29 (+51) +26 (+48) +22 (+39) +18 (+32) +16 (+29) +19 (+34) +23 (+41) +23 (+41) +21 (+38) +22 (+40)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +18 (+32) +21 (+38) +24 (+43) +23 (+41) +18 (+33) +15 (+27) +14 (+25) +16 (+28) +18 (+32) +16 (+30) +15 (+27) +18 (+32)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -131 (-5) -92 (-4) -110 (-4) -66 (-3) -27 (-1) +9 (+0) +92 (+4) +92 (+4) -26 (-1) -124 (-5) -142 (-6) -142 (-6) -668 (-26)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -25 ( -81) -22 ( -78) -19.5 ( -63) -20 ( -67) -11 ( -35) -9 ( -30) -8 ( -26) -4 ( -13) -12 ( -40) -21 ( -68) -24 ( -80) -25 ( -81)   -200.5 ( -55)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +8h 13' +7h 32' +5h 36' +3h 58' +2h 58' +3h 06' +3h 38' +2h 46' +4h 06' +7h 01' +8h 24' +8h 27'   +5h 29'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 52' +2h 51' +0h 30' -1h 56' -4h 13' -5h 36' -4h 57' -2h 52' -0h 26' +2h 00' +4h 17' +5h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +46.5 +46.4 +46.5 +46.6 +33.1 +26.7 +32.6 +46.5 +46.5 +46.4 +46.5 +46.6   +42.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -74 -72 -72 -62 -44 -37 -29 -17 -25 -45 -71 -73   -51.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -7 (-13) -4.6 (-8) -4 (-7) +3.9 (+7) +11.8 (+21) +10.9 (+20) +9.7 (+17) +11.8 (+21) +12.4 (+22) +10 (+18) -3.6 (-6) -6.3 (-11) +3.8 (+7)

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