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Puerto Plata vs Indianola, Ia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Indianola, Ia, Usa is approximately 3,241 km or 2,014 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Indianola, Ia bearing 129.7° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 141.9° or SE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Indianola, Ia has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Indianola, Ia is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 15.5 °C (28°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 26.2 °C (47.2°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1059.4 mm (41.7 in) more which is equivalent to 1059.4 l/m² (26 US gal/ft²) or 10,594,000 l/ha (1,132,569 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 20.2° higher in Puerto Plata than in Indianola, Ia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+51) +25 (+45) +19 (+35) +12 (+22) +6 (+11) +3 (+6) +1 (+1) +2 (+4) +7 (+12) +12 (+22) +20 (+36) +27 (+49) +14 (+24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +30 (+54) +26 (+48) +21 (+37) +14 (+26) +9 (+16) +5 (+10) +3 (+6) +5 (+9) +9 (+16) +15 (+27) +22 (+39) +28 (+50) +16 (+28)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+57) +28 (+50) +22 (+39) +16 (+29) +11 (+21) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +18 (+32) +23 (+42) +28 (+51) +17 (+31)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +185 (+7) +136 (+5) +78 (+3) +69 (+3) +63 (+2) -34 (-1) -22 (-1) -10 (0) +0 (+0) +86 (+3) +236 (+9) +272 (+11) +1059 (+42)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 32' +0h 56' +0h 10' -0h 39' -1h 21' -1h 43' -1h 33' -0h 56' -0h 08' +0h 40' +1h 22' +1h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +21.2 +21.2 +21.2 +21.2 +19.8 +13.9 +19.1 +21.2 +21.2 +21.2 +21.2 +21.2   +20.2

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