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Puerto Plata vs Alto Tapajos Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Alto Tapajos, Brazil is approximately 3,333 km or 2,071 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Alto Tapajos bearing 334.8° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 333.4° or NNW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Alto Tapajos has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • Both are in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 0.1 °C (0.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.5 °C (6.3°F) more in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 815 mm (32.1 in) less which is equivalent to 815 l/m² (20 US gal/ft²) or 8,150,000 l/ha (871,289 US gal/ac) less. About 5/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.4° lower in Puerto Plata than in Alto Tapajos.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) +-1 (-2) +-1 (-2) +-2 (-4) +0 (0) +0 (0) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) +-1 (-2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) 0 (0) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) 0 (0) -2 (-3) +0 (+0)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) +1 (+3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -189 (-7) -254 (-10) -245 (-10) -142 (-6) +56 (+2) +62 (+2) +56 (+2) +37 (+1) -47 (-2) -89 (-4) -32 (-1) -28 (-1) -815 (-32)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 25' -0h 53' -0h 09' +0h 37' +1h 16' +1h 35' +1h 26' +0h 53' +0h 08' -0h 38' -1h 16' -1h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -26.8 -25.7 -11.5 +11.5 +26.7 +27.1 +26.2 +11.5 -11.2 -25.6 -26.8 -27.1   -4.4

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