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Puerto Plata vs Floresta Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Floresta, Brazil is approximately 4,711 km or 2,928 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Floresta bearing 312.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 309° or NW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Floresta has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Floresta is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 1.5 °C (2.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.2 °C (0.4°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1303.2 mm (51.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1303.2 l/m² (31.98 US gal/ft²) or 13,032,000 l/ha (1,393,207 US gal/ac) more. About 3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.1° lower in Puerto Plata than in Floresta.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +0 (0) +-2 (-4) -4 (-7) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -3 (-6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-8) -5 (-8) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) 0 (-1) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -1 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +3 (+6) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) -1 (-3) -3 (-6) +0 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +111 (+4) +75 (+3) -23 (-1) +61 (+2) +141 (+6) +64 (+3) +61 (+2) +82 (+3) +84 (+3) +147 (+6) +259 (+10) +241 (+10) +1303 (+51)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 29' -0h 55' -0h 10' +0h 38' +1h 19' +1h 39' +1h 30' +0h 56' +0h 08' -0h 40' -1h 20' -1h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -28 -26.5 -10.3 +12.8 +28 +28.3 +27.4 +12.8 -10 -26.4 -28 -28.4   -4.1

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