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Puerto Plata vs Belle Plaine, Ia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Belle Plaine, Ia, Usa is approximately 3,192 km or 1,984 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Belle Plaine, Ia bearing 134.2° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 145.5° or SE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Belle Plaine, Ia has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Belle Plaine, Ia is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 16 °C (28.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 26.5 °C (47.7°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1020.5 mm (40.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1020.5 l/m² (25.05 US gal/ft²) or 10,205,000 l/ha (1,090,982 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.2° higher in Puerto Plata than in Belle Plaine, Ia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+53) +26 (+48) +20 (+37) +13 (+24) +7 (+12) +4 (+7) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +7 (+13) +14 (+24) +21 (+37) +28 (+51) +15 (+26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+55) +27 (+49) +21 (+38) +15 (+27) +9 (+16) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +9 (+17) +16 (+28) +22 (+39) +28 (+51) +16 (+29)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+57) +28 (+51) +22 (+40) +17 (+30) +12 (+21) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +7 (+13) +11 (+20) +17 (+31) +23 (+41) +29 (+51) +18 (+32)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +184 (+7) +134 (+5) +69 (+3) +70 (+3) +70 (+3) -36 (-1) -34 (-1) -30 (-1) -1 (0) +92 (+4) +234 (+9) +270 (+11) +1021 (+40)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 37' +1h 00' +0h 10' -0h 41' -1h 26' -1h 49' -1h 39' -1h 00' -0h 09' +0h 42' +1h 27' +1h 50'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +22.2 +22.2 +22.2 +22.2 +20.8 +14.9 +20.1 +22.2 +22.2 +22.2 +22.2 +22.2   +21.2

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