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Puerto Plata vs Boston, Massachusetts Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Boston, Massachusetts, Usa is approximately 2,515 km or 1,563 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Boston, Massachusetts bearing 178.8° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 179.1° or S .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Boston, Massachusetts has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Boston, Massachusetts is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 14.3 °C (25.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.5 °C (36.9°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 871.7 mm (34.3 in) more which is equivalent to 871.7 l/m² (21.39 US gal/ft²) or 8,717,000 l/ha (931,905 US gal/ac) more. About 1 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.6° higher in Puerto Plata than in Boston, Massachusetts.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+45) +24 (+43) +20 (+37) +16 (+28) +10 (+18) +6 (+12) +3 (+6) +4 (+8) +8 (+15) +14 (+25) +18 (+32) +23 (+42) +14 (+26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+45) +23 (+42) +20 (+36) +16 (+28) +10 (+19) +7 (+12) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +8 (+15) +14 (+25) +18 (+32) +23 (+41) +14 (+26)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+45) +23 (+41) +19 (+35) +15 (+28) +11 (+20) +7 (+12) +5 (+8) +5 (+9) +8 (+15) +14 (+25) +18 (+32) +22 (+39) +14 (+26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +118 (+5) +70 (+3) +40 (+2) +69 (+3) +85 (+3) +4 (+0) +6 (+0) +6 (+0) +19 (+1) +74 (+3) +176 (+7) +205 (+8) +872 (+34)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 40' +1h 01' +0h 11' -0h 42' -1h 28' -1h 52' -1h 41' -1h 01' -0h 09' +0h 43' +1h 29' +1h 52'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +22.6 +22.5 +22.6 +22.6 +21.2 +15.2 +20.4 +22.6 +22.5 +22.5 +22.5 +22.6   +21.6

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