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Puerto Plata vs Fort Dodge, Ia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Fort Dodge, Ia, Usa is approximately 3,388 km or 2,105 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Fort Dodge, Ia bearing 132.4° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 145° or SE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Fort Dodge, Ia has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Fort Dodge, Ia 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 27.5 °C (49.5°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1064 mm (41.9 in) more which is equivalent to 1064 l/m² (26.11 US gal/ft²) or 10,640,000 l/ha (1,137,487 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.2° higher in Puerto Plata than in Fort Dodge, Ia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+55) +27 (+49) +21 (+38) +14 (+24) +6 (+12) +3 (+6) +2 (+3) +3 (+6) +7 (+13) +14 (+25) +22 (+39) +29 (+53) +15 (+27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+57) +28 (+51) +22 (+40) +16 (+28) +9 (+17) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) +5 (+10) +10 (+17) +16 (+29) +23 (+41) +30 (+53) +17 (+30)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+60) +29 (+53) +23 (+42) +18 (+32) +12 (+22) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +12 (+21) +18 (+33) +24 (+44) +30 (+54) +18 (+33)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +188 (+7) +140 (+5) +79 (+3) +78 (+3) +65 (+3) -42 (-2) -37 (-1) -22 (-1) -3 (0) +95 (+4) +244 (+10) +279 (+11) +1064 (+42)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 43' +1h 03' +0h 11' -0h 43' -1h 31' -1h 56' -1h 45' -1h 03' -0h 10' +0h 45' +1h 32' +1h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +23.2 +23.2 +23.2 +23.2 +21.8 +15.9 +21.1 +23.2 +23.2 +23.2 +23.2 +23.2   +22.2

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