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Puerto Plata vs Attu Island, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Attu Island, Alaska, Usa is approximately 9,895 km or 6,149 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Attu Island, Alaska bearing 57.6° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 147.2° or SSE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Attu Island, Alaska has a subpolar oceanic climate (Cfc).
  • The mean annual temperature is 21.2 °C (38.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.5 °C (13.5°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 407 mm (16 in) more which is equivalent to 407 l/m² (9.99 US gal/ft²) or 4,070,000 l/ha (435,110 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 32° higher in Puerto Plata than in Attu Island, Alaska.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +26 (+47) +26 (+47) +26 (+47) +26 (+47) +24 (+43) +23 (+41) +20 (+36) +18 (+32) +20 (+36) +24 (+43) +25 (+45) +26 (+47) +24 (+43)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +24 (+43) +23 (+41) +24 (+42) +23 (+41) +22 (+39) +21 (+37) +18 (+32) +16 (+29) +18 (+32) +21 (+38) +23 (+41) +23 (+41) +21 (+38)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+40) +20 (+36) +21 (+38) +20 (+36) +19 (+34) +18 (+32) +16 (+29) +14 (+25) +15 (+27) +18 (+32) +21 (+38) +20 (+36) +19 (+34)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +116 (+5) +83 (+3) +45 (+2) +46 (+2) +57 (+2) -5 (0) -41 (-2) -86 (-3) -64 (-3) -59 (-2) +136 (+5) +179 (+7) +407 (+16)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 59' +1h 47' +0h 19' -1h 13' -2h 37' -3h 22' -3h 02' -1h 48' -0h 16' +1h 16' +2h 39' +3h 23'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +33.2 +33.2 +33.3 +33.3 +31.8 +25.7 +30.7 +32.8 +32.7 +32.7 +32.8 +33   +32

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