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Puerto Plata vs Bintulu Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Bintulu, Malaysia is approximately 17,433 km or 10,833 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Bintulu bearing 8.6° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 170.9° or S .
  • Both have a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Bintulu is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 1.6 °C (2.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.2 °C (5.8°F) more in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1823.4 mm (71.8 in) less which is equivalent to 1823.4 l/m² (44.75 US gal/ft²) or 18,234,000 l/ha (1,949,336 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.4° lower in Puerto Plata than in Bintulu.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) +0 (+1) +0 (+0) 0 (0) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -237 (-9) -76 (-3) -135 (-5) -85 (-3) -74 (-3) -174 (-7) -176 (-7) -202 (-8) -199 (-8) -178 (-7) -144 (-6) -144 (-6) -1823 (-72)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 53' -0h 33' -0h 06' +0h 23' +0h 47' +0h 59' +0h 54' +0h 33' +0h 05' -0h 23' -0h 47' -0h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -16.3 -16.1 -15.9 +0.8 +16.1 +16.5 +15.8 +1.2 -16.3 -16.4 -16.6 -16.6   -5.4

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