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Puerto Plata vs Ganca Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Ganca, Azerbaijan is approximately 10,663 km or 6,626 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Ganca bearing 302.5° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 222.8° or SW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Ganca has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Ganca is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 11.7 °C (21.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 19.5 °C (35.1°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1628 mm (64.1 in) more which is equivalent to 1628 l/m² (39.96 US gal/ft²) or 16,280,000 l/ha (1,740,440 US gal/ac) more. About 6 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.9° higher in Puerto Plata than in Ganca.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Puerto Plata relative to Ganca. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Ganca 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) +20 (+36) +16 (+29) +10 (+18) +6 (+10) +3 (+6) +-1 (-1) +1 (+2) +5 (+9) +12 (+21) +16 (+30) +20 (+35) +11 (+19)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+39) +20 (+37) +17 (+31) +11 (+21) +7 (+13) +5 (+8) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +6 (+11) +13 (+23) +17 (+30) +19 (+35) +12 (+21)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +19 (+35) +17 (+30) +12 (+22) +9 (+16) +6 (+10) +4 (+6) +5 (+8) +7 (+12) +13 (+23) +17 (+30) +19 (+34) +12 (+22)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +199 (+8) +145 (+6) +102 (+4) +130 (+5) +126 (+5) +36 (+1) +55 (+2) +70 (+3) +81 (+3) +126 (+5) +269 (+11) +289 (+11) +1628 (+64)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 30' +0h 55' +0h 10' -0h 38' -1h 19' -1h 41' -1h 31' -0h 55' -0h 08' +0h 39' +1h 20' +1h 41'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +21 +21 +21 +21 +19.6 +13.5 +18.7 +20.8 +20.7 +20.7 +20.8 +20.9   +19.9

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