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Puerto Plata vs Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn, Greenland is approximately 5,659 km or 3,517 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn bearing 203.9° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 188.8° or S .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The annual mean temperature is 29 °C (52.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18 °C (32.4°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1663 mm (65.5 in) more which is equivalent to 1663 l/m² (40.81 US gal/ft²) or 16,630,000 l/ha (1,777,857 US gal/ac) more. About 7 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 48.3° higher in Puerto Plata than in Ilulissat/ Jakobshavn.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +37 (+67) +37 (+67) +37 (+67) +33 (+59) +25 (+45) +22 (+40) +19 (+34) +21 (+38) +26 (+47) +32 (+58) +33 (+59) +36 (+65) +30 (+54)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +37 (+66) +37 (+66) +37 (+66) +33 (+59) +25 (+44) +21 (+37) +19 (+33) +20 (+36) +25 (+44) +31 (+55) +33 (+59) +35 (+62) +29 (+52)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +36 (+65) +36 (+65) +36 (+65) +33 (+59) +24 (+43) +19 (+34) +18 (+32) +19 (+34) +23 (+41) +29 (+52) +32 (+58) +33 (+59) +28 (+51)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +199 (+8) +149 (+6) +121 (+5) +145 (+6) +150 (+6) +63 (+2) +46 (+2) +56 (+2) +56 (+2) +126 (+5) +262 (+10) +290 (+11) +1663 (+65)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +9h 43' +4h 38' +0h 46' -3h 02' -8h 01' -10h 49' -9h 55' -4h 40' -0h 40' +3h 09' +8h 11' +10h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +49.1 +49.3 +49.4 +49.4 +48 +42.1 +47.2 +49.4 +49.3 +49.2 +48.9 +49.3   +48.3

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