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Puerto Plata vs Melo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Melo, Uruguay is approximately 6,049 km or 3,759 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Melo bearing 341° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 343° or NNW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Melo has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Melo is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 8 °C (14.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.6 °C (13.7°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 687 mm (27 in) more which is equivalent to 687 l/m² (16.86 US gal/ft²) or 6,870,000 l/ha (734,449 US gal/ac) more. About 1 5/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.3° higher in Puerto Plata than in Melo.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) 0 (-1) +3 (+5) +7 (+13) +11 (+20) +15 (+28) +16 (+28) +15 (+26) +12 (+22) +10 (+17) +6 (+11) +2 (+3) +8 (+14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +104 (+4) +47 (+2) +38 (+1) +81 (+3) +69 (+3) -13 (-1) -51 (-2) -24 (-1) -24 (-1) +56 (+2) +180 (+7) +224 (+9) +687 (+27)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 55' -1h 49' -0h 20' +1h 15' +2h 35' +3h 15' +2h 57' +1h 49' +0h 17' -1h 18' -2h 37' -3h 15'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -26.8 -8.2 +13.4 +36.5 +51.7 +52.1 +51.1 +36.5 +13.6 -9 -27.1 -34.3   +12.3

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