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Puerto Plata vs Edinburgh, Scotland Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Edinburgh, Scotland, Uk is approximately 6,785 km or 4,216 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Edinburgh, Scotland bearing 262.5° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 216.1° or SW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Edinburgh, Scotland has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Edinburgh, Scotland is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 16.6 °C (30°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.8 °C (12.2°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1258 mm (49.5 in) more which is equivalent to 1258 l/m² (30.87 US gal/ft²) or 12,580,000 l/ha (1,344,885 US gal/ac) more. About 2 8/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 35.2° higher in Puerto Plata than in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+37) +21 (+37) +19 (+35) +18 (+32) +15 (+27) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +15 (+27) +18 (+32) +20 (+37) +21 (+38) +17 (+31)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+36) +19 (+35) +18 (+33) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +14 (+24) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +14 (+26) +17 (+31) +20 (+35) +20 (+35) +17 (+30)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+34) +18 (+32) +18 (+32) +17 (+30) +15 (+28) +13 (+24) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +14 (+24) +16 (+29) +19 (+34) +18 (+33) +16 (+29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +152 (+6) +120 (+5) +83 (+3) +119 (+5) +117 (+5) +31 (+1) +21 (+1) +23 (+1) +30 (+1) +93 (+4) +220 (+9) +249 (+10) +1258 (+50)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 33' +2h 07' +0h 22' -1h 26' -3h 06' -4h 02' -3h 36' -2h 07' -0h 19' +1h 29' +3h 08' +4h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +36.2 +36.2 +36.3 +36.3 +34.9 +28.9 +34 +36.2 +36.1 +36 +36 +36.2   +35.2

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