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Puerto Plata vs Lodwar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Lodwar, Kenya is approximately 11,576 km or 7,193 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Lodwar bearing 291.3° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 261.4° or W .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Lodwar has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Lodwar is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 4.3 °C (7.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.8 °C (5°F) more in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1715.3 mm (67.5 in) more which is equivalent to 1715.3 l/m² (42.1 US gal/ft²) or 17,153,000 l/ha (1,833,770 US gal/ac) more. About 9 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.4° lower in Puerto Plata than in Lodwar.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-15) -9 (-17) -8 (-15) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -4 (-8) -6 (-10) -7 (-12) -6 (-10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-10) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -5 (-9) -5 (-8) -3 (-5) -1 (-3) -2 (-3) -3 (-6) -4 (-6) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -4 (-8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -4 (-8) -4 (-6) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -3 (-5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +200 (+8) +153 (+6) +115 (+5) +102 (+4) +147 (+6) +74 (+3) +58 (+2) +79 (+3) +92 (+4) +148 (+6) +255 (+10) +293 (+12) +1715 (+68)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 53' -0h 33' -0h 06' +0h 23' +0h 47' +0h 59' +0h 54' +0h 33' +0h 05' -0h 23' -0h 48' -0h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -16.4 -16.3 -16 +1 +16.2 +16.6 +15.8 +1.2 -16.3 -16.4 -16.6 -16.7   -5.4

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