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Puerto Plata vs Paulo Afonso Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Paulo Afonso, Brazil is approximately 4,800 km or 2,983 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Paulo Afonso bearing 312.6° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 309.5° or NW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Paulo Afonso has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Paulo Afonso is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 0.6 °C (1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.2 °C (0.4°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1343.2 mm (52.9 in) more which is equivalent to 1343.2 l/m² (32.97 US gal/ft²) or 13,432,000 l/ha (1,435,970 US gal/ac) more. About 3 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.9° lower in Puerto Plata than in Paulo Afonso.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -2 (-3) +0 (0) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +0 (-1) +-3 (-5) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -2 (-4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-8) -5 (-8) -4 (-6) -1 (-2) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +4 (+6) +2 (+3) +0 (+0) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -1 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -4 (-8) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) -3 (-6) 0 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +148 (+6) +107 (+4) +41 (+2) +79 (+3) +113 (+4) +21 (+1) +25 (+1) +63 (+2) +79 (+3) +143 (+6) +265 (+10) +260 (+10) +1343 (+53)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 32' -0h 57' -0h 10' +0h 39' +1h 21' +1h 42' +1h 33' +0h 57' +0h 09' -0h 41' -1h 22' -1h 42'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -28.8 -26.8 -9.5 +13.6 +28.7 +29.1 +28.2 +13.6 -9.2 -26.8 -28.8 -29.2   -3.9

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