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Puerto Plata vs Mpika Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Mpika, Zambia is approximately 11,689 km or 7,264 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Mpika bearing 287.5° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 277.5° or W .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Mpika has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa).
  • Both are in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 5.8 °C (10.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.7 °C (4.9°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 886 mm (34.9 in) more which is equivalent to 886 l/m² (21.74 US gal/ft²) or 8,860,000 l/ha (947,193 US gal/ac) more. About 1 6/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3° lower in Puerto Plata than in Mpika.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Puerto Plata relative to Mpika. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Mpika 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) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +8 (+15) +9 (+15) +7 (+12) +3 (+6) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) +2 (+4) +4 (+6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +4 (+6) +5 (+9) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +12 (+21) +10 (+17) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +6 (+10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +3 (+6) +5 (+9) +9 (+15) +12 (+22) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +8 (+15) +6 (+11) +5 (+8) +3 (+5) +7 (+12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -30 (-1) -68 (-3) -30 (-1) +121 (+5) +163 (+6) +82 (+3) +78 (+3) +88 (+3) +95 (+4) +148 (+6) +189 (+7) +52 (+2) +886 (+35)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 39' -1h 02' -0h 11' +0h 43' +1h 28' +1h 51' +1h 41' +1h 02' +0h 09' -0h 44' -1h 29' -1h 51'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -31.2 -26.7 -7.1 +16 +31.2 +31.6 +30.8 +16.2 -6.6 -26.9 -31.2 -31.7   -3

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