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Puerto Plata vs New Orleans, Louisiana Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and New Orleans, Louisiana, Usa is approximately 2,285 km or 1,420 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from New Orleans, Louisiana bearing 115.3° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 123.7° or ESE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas New Orleans, Louisiana has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Both are in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 5 °C (9.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.5 °C (22.5°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 354.2 mm (13.9 in) more which is equivalent to 354.2 l/m² (8.69 US gal/ft²) or 3,542,000 l/ha (378,663 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.2° higher in Puerto Plata than in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +9 (+17) +6 (+11) +3 (+6) +0 (0) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) +1 (+1) +5 (+8) +7 (+13) +10 (+18) +4 (+7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +7 (+13) +4 (+8) +1 (+2) 0 (0) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) +1 (+2) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +5 (+9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+24) +11 (+20) +8 (+15) +5 (+10) +3 (+5) +0 (+1) +0 (+0) +0 (+1) +1 (+2) +7 (+13) +10 (+19) +12 (+21) +6 (+11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +81 (+3) +9 (+0) +10 (+0) +46 (+2) +52 (+2) -66 (-3) -77 (-3) -69 (-3) -43 (-2) +81 (+3) +171 (+7) +161 (+6) +354 (+14)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 38' +0h 24' +0h 04' -0h 16' -0h 34' -0h 43' -0h 39' -0h 24' -0h 03' +0h 17' +0h 34' +0h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +10.2 +10.2 +10.2 +10.2 +8.8 +2.9 +8.1 +10.2 +10.2 +10.2 +10.2 +10.2   +9.2

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