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Puerto Plata vs Bissau Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Bissau, Guinea-Bissau is approximately 5,922 km or 3,680 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Bissau bearing 285.9° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 269.7° or W .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Bissau has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The average temperature is 1.4 °C (2.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2 °C (3.6°F) more in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 51.5 mm (2 in) less which is equivalent to 51.5 l/m² (1.26 US gal/ft²) or 515,000 l/ha (55,057 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.8° lower in Puerto Plata than in Bissau.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) 1 (+2) 0 (0) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -4 (-6) -4 (-6) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -1 (-1) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) 0 (0) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -1 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) 0 (0) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +208 (+8) +161 (+6) +134 (+5) +159 (+6) +144 (+6) -85 (-3) -416 (-16) -529 (-21) -319 (-13) -41 (-2) +239 (+9) +294 (+12) -52 (-2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 26' -0h 16' -0h 03' +0h 11' +0h 23' +0h 29' +0h 26' +0h 16' +0h 02' -0h 11' -0h 23' -0h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -7.8 -7.7 -7.7 -7.5 +7.5 +7.9 +7.1 -7 -7.9 -7.8 -7.9 -7.9   -3.8

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