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Puerto Plata vs Galena, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Galena, Alaska, Usa is approximately 7,857 km or 4,883 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Galena, Alaska bearing 84.5° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 153.1° or SSE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Galena, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Galena, Alaska is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 29.5 °C (53°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 34.5 °C (62.1°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1594 mm (62.8 in) more which is equivalent to 1594 l/m² (39.12 US gal/ft²) or 15,940,000 l/ha (1,704,092 US gal/ac) more. About 5 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 43.8° higher in Puerto Plata than in Galena, Alaska.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +46 (+83) +44 (+79) +37 (+67) +28 (+50) +17 (+31) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +15 (+27) +21 (+38) +32 (+58) +40 (+72) +43 (+77) +29 (+52)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +47 (+84) +45 (+81) +39 (+69) +30 (+53) +19 (+33) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +15 (+27) +21 (+37) +31 (+56) +40 (+72) +45 (+81) +29 (+53)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +47 (+85) +46 (+83) +40 (+72) +31 (+56) +20 (+36) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +15 (+27) +20 (+36) +30 (+54) +40 (+72) +47 (+85) +30 (+54)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +191 (+8) +144 (+6) +117 (+5) +153 (+6) +146 (+6) +51 (+2) +21 (+1) +22 (+1) +55 (+2) +143 (+6) +263 (+10) +288 (+11) +1594 (+63)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 12' +3h 25' +0h 35' -2h 18' -5h 15' -7h 24' -6h 20' -3h 26' -0h 30' +2h 23' +5h 20' +7h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +44.8 +44.7 +44.8 +44.8 +43.5 +37.6 +42.8 +45 +44.9 +44.8 +44.8 +44.7   +43.8

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