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Puerto Plata vs Lawrence, Ma Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Lawrence, Ma, Usa is approximately 2,586 km or 1,607 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Lawrence, Ma bearing 178.9° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 179.2° or S .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Lawrence, Ma has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Lawrence, Ma is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 15.5 °C (28°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 22.1 °C (39.8°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 839 mm (33 in) more which is equivalent to 839 l/m² (20.59 US gal/ft²) or 8,390,000 l/ha (896,947 US gal/ac) more. About 1 7/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.2° higher in Puerto Plata than in Lawrence, Ma.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +26 (+47) +25 (+44) +21 (+37) +15 (+28) +9 (+16) +6 (+10) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +8 (+15) +14 (+25) +19 (+33) +25 (+44) +14 (+26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +27 (+49) +25 (+46) +21 (+38) +16 (+29) +11 (+19) +7 (+13) +5 (+8) +5 (+10) +10 (+17) +15 (+28) +20 (+35) +25 (+44) +16 (+28)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+51) +26 (+48) +22 (+39) +17 (+31) +13 (+23) +8 (+15) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +11 (+19) +17 (+30) +20 (+37) +25 (+45) +17 (+30)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +123 (+5) +80 (+3) +45 (+2) +61 (+2) +80 (+3) -11 (0) -5 (0) +12 (+0) +11 (+0) +65 (+3) +169 (+7) +209 (+8) +839 (+33)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 43' +1h 03' +0h 11' -0h 43' -1h 31' -1h 56' -1h 45' -1h 03' -0h 10' +0h 45' +1h 32' +1h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +23.2 +23.2 +23.2 +23.2 +21.8 +15.9 +21 +23.2 +23.2 +23.1 +23.1 +23.2   +22.2

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