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Puerto Plata vs Ophir Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Ophir, New Zealand is approximately 13,870 km or 8,619 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Ophir bearing 96.5° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 48.2° or NE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Ophir has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Ophir is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 15.5 °C (28°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.3 °C (16.7°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1506.8 mm (59.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1506.8 l/m² (36.98 US gal/ft²) or 15,068,000 l/ha (1,610,869 US gal/ac) more. About 4 3/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25° higher in Puerto Plata than in Ophir.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +10 (+18) +15 (+27) +20 (+35) +24 (+44) +25 (+45) +23 (+41) +19 (+34) +16 (+29) +13 (+23) +8 (+14) +16 (+28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +166 (+7) +131 (+5) +84 (+3) +123 (+5) +138 (+5) +56 (+2) +55 (+2) +61 (+2) +67 (+3) +118 (+5) +251 (+10) +257 (+10) +1507 (+59)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 03' -2h 30' -0h 27' +1h 43' +3h 35' +4h 32' +4h 07' +2h 30' +0h 23' -1h 47' -3h 38' -4h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -14.3 +4.3 +25.9 +49.1 +64.3 +64.8 +64 +49.5 +26.6 +3.9 -14.5 -21.5   +25

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