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Puerto Plata vs Catania, Sicily Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Catania, Sicily, Italy is approximately 8,314 km or 5,167 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Catania, Sicily bearing 283.4° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 235.1° or SW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Catania, Sicily has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Catania, Sicily is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 7.8 °C (14°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.6 °C (19.1°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1378.8 mm (54.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1378.8 l/m² (33.84 US gal/ft²) or 13,788,000 l/ha (1,474,029 US gal/ac) more. About 3 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.7° higher in Puerto Plata than in Catania, Sicily.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +11 (+19) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +-1 (-1) +-1 (-2) +2 (+3) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +6 (+11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +7 (+13) +5 (+8) +2 (+3) +1 (+3) +3 (+6) +7 (+13) +10 (+18) +12 (+21) +8 (+14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +9 (+17) +6 (+12) +5 (+8) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +8 (+15) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +9 (+17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +134 (+5) +109 (+4) +88 (+3) +125 (+5) +149 (+6) +76 (+3) +73 (+3) +79 (+3) +52 (+2) +52 (+2) +221 (+9) +221 (+9) +1379 (+54)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 13' +0h 45' +0h 08' -0h 31' -1h 04' -1h 21' -1h 14' -0h 45' -0h 07' +0h 32' +1h 05' +1h 22'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +17.8 +17.8 +17.8 +17.7 +16.4 +10.3 +15.5 +17.6 +17.5 +17.5 +17.6 +17.7   +16.7

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