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Puerto Plata vs Mersa Matruh Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Mersa Matruh, Egypt is approximately 9,581 km or 5,954 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Mersa Matruh bearing 290.8° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 238° or WSW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Mersa Matruh has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Mersa Matruh is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The mean temperature is 5.8 °C (10.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.1 °C (14.6°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1785 mm (70.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1785 l/m² (43.81 US gal/ft²) or 17,850,000 l/ha (1,908,283 US gal/ac) more. About 13 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.5° higher in Puerto Plata than in Mersa Matruh.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +8 (+15) +7 (+12) +5 (+9) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +6 (+10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +173 (+7) +143 (+6) +123 (+5) +157 (+6) +166 (+7) +80 (+3) +78 (+3) +87 (+3) +96 (+4) +139 (+5) +265 (+10) +278 (+11) +1785 (+70)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 44' +0h 27' +0h 05' -0h 19' -0h 39' -0h 49' -0h 45' -0h 27' -0h 04' +0h 19' +0h 39' +0h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +11.6 +11.6 +11.7 +11.6 +10.2 +4.2 +9.4 +11.5 +11.4 +11.4 +11.5 +11.5   +10.5

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