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Puerto Plata vs Altagracia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Altagracia, Nicaragua is approximately 1,847 km or 1,148 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Altagracia bearing 58.6° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 62.7° or ENE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Altagracia has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The mean annual temperature is 1.9 °C (3.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.3 °C (0.5°F) more in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 515 mm (20.3 in) more which is equivalent to 515 l/m² (12.64 US gal/ft²) or 5,150,000 l/ha (550,569 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.9° lower in Puerto Plata than in Altagracia.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Puerto Plata relative to Altagracia. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Altagracia vs Puerto Plata.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -4 (-8) -4 (-8) -4 (-8) -4 (-7) -1 (-2) +0 (+0) 0 (0) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) -1 (-2) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +195 (+8) +156 (+6) +129 (+5) +151 (+6) +51 (+2) -155 (-6) -107 (-4) -124 (-5) -170 (-7) -76 (-3) +189 (+7) +276 (+11) +515 (+20)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 27' -0h 16' -0h 03' +0h 11' +0h 24' +0h 30' +0h 27' +0h 16' +0h 02' -0h 12' -0h 24' -0h 30'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -8.1 -8.1 -8.1 -7.3 +7.8 +8.2 +7.3 -6.9 -8.1 -8.1 -8.1 -8.2   -3.9

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