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Puerto Plata vs Ashgabat Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Ashgabat, Turkmenistan is approximately 11,660 km or 7,245 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Ashgabat bearing 310.5° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 219.6° or SW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Ashgabat has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Ashgabat is in or near the cool temperate desert scrub biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 8.7 °C (15.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 24.2 °C (43.6°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1699 mm (66.9 in) more which is equivalent to 1699 l/m² (41.7 US gal/ft²) or 16,990,000 l/ha (1,816,344 US gal/ac) more. About 8 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.1° higher in Puerto Plata than in Ashgabat.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+35) +17 (+31) +12 (+22) +5 (+9) +-1 (-2) -5 (-8) -7 (-13) -6 (-10) +-1 (-1) +8 (+14) +12 (+22) +18 (+33) +6 (+11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+37) +19 (+33) +14 (+25) +8 (+14) +2 (+3) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -2 (-3) +3 (+6) +11 (+20) +15 (+28) +19 (+34) +9 (+16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+37) +18 (+33) +14 (+25) +9 (+16) +5 (+9) +1 (+2) 0 (0) +3 (+5) +7 (+12) +13 (+23) +16 (+30) +18 (+33) +10 (+19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +187 (+7) +135 (+5) +95 (+4) +116 (+5) +140 (+6) +78 (+3) +75 (+3) +87 (+3) +93 (+4) +144 (+6) +263 (+10) +286 (+11) +1699 (+67)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 15' +0h 46' +0h 08' -0h 32' -1h 06' -1h 24' -1h 16' -0h 46' -0h 07' +0h 33' +1h 07' +1h 24'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +18.2 +18.2 +18.3 +18.2 +16.8 +10.8 +15.9 +18 +18 +17.9 +18 +18.1   +17.1

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