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Puerto Plata vs Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel, Azores is approximately 4,755 km or 2,955 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel bearing 258° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 235.3° or SW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • The average temperature is 7.7 °C (13.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.6 °C (6.5°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 900 mm (35.4 in) more which is equivalent to 900 l/m² (22.09 US gal/ft²) or 9,000,000 l/ha (962,160 US gal/ac) more. About 1 7/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17° higher in Puerto Plata than in Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +11 (+19) +11 (+20) +9 (+17) +9 (+17) +7 (+12) +5 (+10) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +9 (+17) +10 (+18) +9 (+16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +9 (+15) +9 (+16) +9 (+17) +9 (+15) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +5 (+10) +8 (+14) +8 (+15) +8 (+15) +8 (+14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +6 (+10) +5 (+8) +4 (+8) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +6 (+12) +7 (+12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +76 (+3) +55 (+2) +34 (+1) +88 (+3) +115 (+5) +45 (+2) +48 (+2) +50 (+2) +11 (+0) +45 (+2) +153 (+6) +180 (+7) +900 (+35)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 14' +0h 46' +0h 08' -0h 31' -1h 05' -1h 23' -1h 15' -0h 46' -0h 07' +0h 32' +1h 06' +1h 23'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +18 +18 +18 +18 +16.6 +10.6 +15.8 +17.9 +17.9 +17.9 +17.9 +18   +17

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