Vs > Picos
Dominican Republic flag

Puerto Plata vs Picos Climate & Distance Between

Brazil flag
  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Picos, Brazil is approximately 4,360 km or 2,709 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Picos bearing 313.7° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 310.3° or NW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Picos has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Picos is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 4.4 °C (7.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.4 °C (0.7°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1113.6 mm (43.8 in) more which is equivalent to 1113.6 l/m² (27.33 US gal/ft²) or 11,136,000 l/ha (1,190,512 US gal/ac) more. About 2 3/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.5° lower in Puerto Plata than in Picos.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -4 (-6) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) +-2 (-4) +-2 (-4) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -4 (-8) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -4 (-8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-6) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) 0 (-1) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -4 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) 0 (0) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +82 (+3) +25 (+1) -47 (-2) +46 (+2) +142 (+6) +73 (+3) +71 (+3) +87 (+3) +90 (+4) +135 (+5) +222 (+9) +188 (+7) +1114 (+44)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 24' -0h 52' -0h 09' +0h 36' +1h 15' +1h 34' +1h 25' +0h 53' +0h 08' -0h 37' -1h 16' -1h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -26.6 -25.5 -11.8 +11.2 +26.4 +26.8 +25.9 +11.3 -11.5 -25.5 -26.5 -26.8   -4.5

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Puerto Plata vs Picos Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Puerto Plata

Climate Guides for Locations near Picos


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -