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Puerto Plata vs Minneapolis, Minnesota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Minneapolis, Minnesota, Usa is approximately 3,488 km or 2,168 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Minneapolis, Minnesota bearing 135.8° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 148.4° or SSE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Minneapolis, Minnesota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Minneapolis, Minnesota is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 17.9 °C (32.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 29.8 °C (53.6°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1206.6 mm (47.5 in) more which is equivalent to 1206.6 l/m² (29.61 US gal/ft²) or 12,066,000 l/ha (1,289,935 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 24.1° higher in Puerto Plata than in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+60) +30 (+54) +24 (+43) +15 (+28) +8 (+15) +5 (+9) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +10 (+17) +16 (+29) +24 (+43) +32 (+57) +17 (+30)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +34 (+62) +30 (+55) +24 (+43) +17 (+30) +10 (+19) +6 (+12) +4 (+7) +6 (+10) +11 (+19) +17 (+31) +24 (+44) +31 (+56) +18 (+32)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +35 (+63) +31 (+55) +24 (+44) +18 (+32) +12 (+22) +8 (+14) +6 (+10) +7 (+13) +12 (+21) +18 (+33) +25 (+45) +31 (+56) +19 (+34)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +185 (+7) +140 (+5) +85 (+3) +99 (+4) +82 (+3) -21 (-1) -12 (0) -4 (0) +28 (+1) +102 (+4) +244 (+10) +280 (+11) +1207 (+48)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 55' +1h 10' +0h 12' -0h 48' -1h 42' -2h 10' -1h 57' -1h 11' -0h 11' +0h 50' +1h 43' +2h 10'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +25.1 +25 +25.1 +25.1 +23.7 +17.7 +22.9 +25.1 +25.1 +25 +25 +25.1   +24.1

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