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Puerto Plata vs Death Valley, California Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Death Valley, California, Usa is approximately 4,853 km or 3,016 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Death Valley, California bearing 99.5° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 122.6° or ESE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Death Valley, California has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Death Valley, California is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 0.5 °C (1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 23 °C (41.4°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1878.5 mm (74 in) more which is equivalent to 1878.5 l/m² (46.1 US gal/ft²) or 18,785,000 l/ha (2,008,241 US gal/ac) more. About 41 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.7° higher in Puerto Plata than in Death Valley, California.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +1 (+2) -4 (-7) -8 (-14) -11 (-20) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -10 (-18) +-3 (-5) +4 (+7) +9 (+16) +-3 (-6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +9 (+15) +5 (+8) -1 (-1) -5 (-8) -8 (-14) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -6 (-11) +1 (+2) +9 (+15) +12 (+22) +1 (+1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +12 (+22) +8 (+14) +3 (+5) -1 (-2) -4 (-7) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -2 (-4) +5 (+9) +13 (+23) +15 (+27) +4 (+8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +204 (+8) +156 (+6) +129 (+5) +156 (+6) +166 (+7) +82 (+3) +75 (+3) +84 (+3) +94 (+4) +156 (+6) +278 (+11) +299 (+12) +1879 (+74)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 08' +0h 42' +0h 07' -0h 28' -1h 00' -1h 16' -1h 09' -0h 42' -0h 06' +0h 29' +1h 00' +1h 16'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +16.7 +16.6 +16.6 +16.6 +15.3 +9.3 +14.5 +16.7 +16.7 +16.7 +16.6 +16.7   +15.7

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