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Puerto Plata vs Phoenix, Arizona Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Phoenix, Arizona, Usa is approximately 4,361 km or 2,710 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Phoenix, Arizona bearing 99.7° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 119.1° or ESE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Phoenix, Arizona has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Phoenix, Arizona is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The average temperature is 2.4 °C (4.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.7 °C (31.9°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1731.4 mm (68.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1731.4 l/m² (42.49 US gal/ft²) or 17,314,000 l/ha (1,850,982 US gal/ac) more. About 9 8/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.6° higher in Puerto Plata than in Phoenix, Arizona.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+15) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) +0 (0) -5 (-9) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -6 (-10) +0 (0) +5 (+9) +9 (+16) +-1 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +8 (+15) +7 (+12) +3 (+6) -1 (-2) -5 (-8) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -3 (-6) +3 (+5) +8 (+15) +11 (+20) +2 (+4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +11 (+20) +10 (+17) +7 (+13) +3 (+6) -1 (-1) -4 (-8) -3 (-6) -1 (-1) +6 (+11) +12 (+21) +14 (+24) +6 (+10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +192 (+8) +145 (+6) +112 (+4) +154 (+6) +165 (+6) +79 (+3) +57 (+2) +64 (+3) +75 (+3) +142 (+6) +266 (+10) +282 (+11) +1731 (+68)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 53' +0h 33' +0h 06' -0h 22' -0h 47' -1h 00' -0h 54' -0h 33' -0h 05' +0h 23' +0h 48' +1h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +13.7 +13.6 +13.6 +13.6 +12.3 +6.3 +11.5 +13.7 +13.7 +13.6 +13.6 +13.6   +12.6

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