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Puerto Plata vs Ny-Alesund Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Ny-Alesund, Norway is approximately 7,694 km or 4,781 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Ny-Alesund bearing 266.6° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 191.8° or SSW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Ny-Alesund has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Ny-Alesund is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 31.4 °C (56.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.4 °C (27.7°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1556 mm (61.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1556 l/m² (38.19 US gal/ft²) or 15,560,000 l/ha (1,663,467 US gal/ac) more. About 5 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 58° higher in Puerto Plata than in Ny-Alesund.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +37 (+67) +38 (+68) +38 (+69) +36 (+64) +29 (+53) +25 (+45) +22 (+40) +23 (+42) +27 (+48) +32 (+58) +35 (+62) +36 (+65) +31 (+57)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +182 (+7) +126 (+5) +96 (+4) +138 (+5) +151 (+6) +63 (+2) +49 (+2) +48 (+2) +51 (+2) +121 (+5) +251 (+10) +280 (+11) +1556 (+61)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +10h 56' +10h 29' +1h 43' -7h 37' -11h 04' -10h 49' -10h 56' -10h 20' -1h 28' +7h 50' +11h 03' +10h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +59.2 +58.7 +59.1 +59.2 +57.8 +51.8 +56.9 +59 +58.9 +58.5 +58.9 +59.1   +58

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