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Puerto Plata vs Ponta Pora Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Ponta Pora, Brazil is approximately 4,971 km or 3,089 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Ponta Pora bearing 339.9° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 340.3° or NNW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Ponta Pora has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Both are in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 4.1 °C (7.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.7 °C (4.9°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 264.9 mm (10.4 in) more which is equivalent to 264.9 l/m² (6.5 US gal/ft²) or 2,649,000 l/ha (283,196 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.8° higher in Puerto Plata than in Ponta Pora.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +-2 (-3) -2 (-4) +-1 (-2) +2 (+3) +4 (+8) +8 (+15) +8 (+14) +5 (+10) +5 (+8) +4 (+6) +0 (+0) -1 (-2) +2 (+4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) -1 (-2) +0 (+1) +3 (+6) +7 (+12) +9 (+16) +11 (+19) +9 (+15) +7 (+12) +5 (+9) +2 (+4) 0 (0) +4 (+8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) +4 (+8) +7 (+13) +10 (+18) +11 (+21) +10 (+18) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) 0 (0) +5 (+8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +36 (+1) -8 (0) -32 (-1) +35 (+1) +33 (+1) -3 (0) +23 (+1) +19 (+1) -8 (0) -17 (-1) +71 (+3) +116 (+5) +265 (+10)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 15' -1h 24' -0h 15' +0h 58' +2h 00' +2h 31' +2h 17' +1h 25' +0h 13' -1h 00' -2h 02' -2h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -35.8 -17.8 +3.6 +26.7 +41.9 +42.3 +41.3 +26.7 +3.9 -18.5 -35.7 -42.2   +2.8

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