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Puerto Plata vs Georgetown Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Georgetown, Ascension Island is approximately 6,869 km or 4,269 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Georgetown bearing 297.5° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 291° or WNW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Georgetown has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The annual average temperature is 1 °C (1.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.5 °C (4.5°F) more in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1784 mm (70.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1784 l/m² (43.78 US gal/ft²) or 17,840,000 l/ha (1,907,214 US gal/ac) more. About 13 4/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.3° lower in Puerto Plata than in Georgetown.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) 1 (+2) -1 (-2) 0 (0)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -5 (-8) -4 (-6) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) 0 (0) -3 (-5) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (0) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +205 (+8) +152 (+6) +116 (+5) +127 (+5) +152 (+6) +67 (+3) +66 (+3) +77 (+3) +89 (+4) +151 (+6) +279 (+11) +303 (+12) +1784 (+70)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 27' -0h 54' -0h 10' +0h 37' +1h 17' +1h 37' +1h 28' +0h 54' +0h 08' -0h 39' -1h 18' -1h 37'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -27.4 -26.1 -11 +12.1 +27.3 +27.6 +26.8 +12.2 -10.6 -26 -27.4 -27.7   -4.3

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