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Puerto Plata vs Morehead City, Nc Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Morehead City, Nc, Usa is approximately 1,810 km or 1,125 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Morehead City, Nc bearing 157.8° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 160.8° or SSE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Morehead City, Nc has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Both are in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 7.8 °C (14.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.7 °C (26.5°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 535.3 mm (21.1 in) more which is equivalent to 535.3 l/m² (13.14 US gal/ft²) or 5,353,000 l/ha (572,271 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.2° higher in Puerto Plata than in Morehead City, Nc.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+26) +13 (+24) +11 (+19) +8 (+14) +4 (+6) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +7 (+12) +9 (+17) +13 (+23) +7 (+13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+28) +14 (+26) +12 (+21) +9 (+15) +4 (+8) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +14 (+25) +8 (+14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +16 (+28) +13 (+23) +10 (+17) +5 (+10) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +9 (+16) +13 (+23) +15 (+28) +9 (+16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +91 (+4) +57 (+2) +32 (+1) +86 (+3) +52 (+2) -30 (-1) -93 (-4) -69 (-3) -38 (-1) +59 (+2) +189 (+7) +201 (+8) +535 (+21)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 01' +0h 37' +0h 06' -0h 26' -0h 54' -1h 08' -1h 01' -0h 37' -0h 05' +0h 26' +0h 54' +1h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +15.2 +15.2 +15.2 +15.2 +13.8 +7.9 +13.1 +15.2 +15.2 +15.2 +15.2 +15.2   +14.2

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