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Puerto Plata vs Melbourne (airport) Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Melbourne (airport), Australia is approximately 16,065 km or 9,983 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Melbourne (airport) bearing 110.3° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 52.1° or NE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Melbourne (airport) has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Melbourne (airport) is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 10.6 °C (19°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.8 °C (12.2°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1361.5 mm (53.6 in) more which is equivalent to 1361.5 l/m² (33.41 US gal/ft²) or 13,615,000 l/ha (1,455,534 US gal/ac) more. About 3 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.6° higher in Puerto Plata than in Melbourne (airport).

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +4 (+7) +9 (+16) +12 (+22) +18 (+32) +18 (+33) +17 (+30) +15 (+26) +12 (+22) +7 (+13) +4 (+6) +10 (+18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +5 (+9) +9 (+17) +13 (+23) +17 (+31) +18 (+33) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +13 (+23) +9 (+16) +5 (+10) +11 (+19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +10 (+17) +13 (+23) +16 (+29) +18 (+32) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +14 (+25) +11 (+19) +7 (+13) +11 (+21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +165 (+7) +120 (+5) +97 (+4) +111 (+4) +119 (+5) +44 (+2) +39 (+2) +37 (+1) +51 (+2) +99 (+4) +220 (+9) +259 (+10) +1362 (+54)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 20' -2h 04' -0h 22' +1h 26' +2h 57' +3h 43' +3h 23' +2h 04' +0h 19' -1h 28' -2h 59' -3h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -21.7 -3.1 +18.4 +41.6 +56.9 +57.4 +56.6 +42 +19.2 -3.5 -21.8 -29   +17.6

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