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Puerto Plata vs Lake Placid, Ny Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Lake Placid, Ny, Usa is approximately 2,746 km or 1,706 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Lake Placid, Ny bearing 172.3° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 174.1° or S .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Lake Placid, Ny has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Lake Placid, Ny is in or near the boreal wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 20.2 °C (36.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 22.9 °C (41.2°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 961.7 mm (37.9 in) more which is equivalent to 961.7 l/m² (23.6 US gal/ft²) or 9,617,000 l/ha (1,028,121 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.5° higher in Puerto Plata than in Lake Placid, Ny.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+55) +29 (+52) +24 (+44) +19 (+34) +11 (+20) +9 (+15) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +12 (+21) +18 (+32) +23 (+42) +29 (+52) +18 (+33)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+59) +31 (+55) +26 (+47) +21 (+37) +14 (+26) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +14 (+25) +20 (+35) +24 (+44) +30 (+54) +20 (+36)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +35 (+62) +33 (+59) +28 (+50) +23 (+41) +17 (+31) +14 (+24) +12 (+21) +13 (+23) +16 (+28) +21 (+38) +25 (+45) +31 (+56) +22 (+40)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +154 (+6) +112 (+4) +72 (+3) +91 (+4) +83 (+3) -15 (-1) -20 (-1) -25 (-1) 0 (0) +78 (+3) +196 (+8) +236 (+9) +962 (+38)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 51' +1h 08' +0h 12' -0h 47' -1h 38' -2h 05' -1h 53' -1h 08' -0h 10' +0h 48' +1h 40' +2h 05'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +24.5 +24.5 +24.5 +24.5 +23.1 +17.1 +22.3 +24.5 +24.4 +24.4 +24.4 +24.5   +23.5

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