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Puerto Plata vs Georgetown Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Georgetown, Guyana is approximately 1,966 km or 1,222 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Georgetown bearing 318.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 315.4° or NW .
  • Both have a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Georgetown is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 1.8 °C (3.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3 °C (5.4°F) more in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 334.3 mm (13.2 in) less which is equivalent to 334.3 l/m² (8.2 US gal/ft²) or 3,343,000 l/ha (357,389 US gal/ac) less. About 6/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5° lower in Puerto Plata than in Georgetown.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 2 (+4) +1 (+2) 1 (+2) 0 (0) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) 0 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) 0 (0) +0 (+1) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -2 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -4 (-7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +24 (+1) +74 (+3) +23 (+1) +20 (+1) -118 (-5) -246 (-10) -190 (-7) -113 (-4) -1 (0) +51 (+2) +97 (+4) +45 (+2) -334 (-13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 42' -0h 26' -0h 04' +0h 18' +0h 37' +0h 47' +0h 42' +0h 26' +0h 04' -0h 18' -0h 37' -0h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -12.8 -12.8 -12.7 -2.6 +12.6 +12.9 +12.1 -2.6 -12.8 -12.8 -12.9 -13   -5

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