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Puerto Plata vs Port-Gentil Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Port-Gentil, Gabon is approximately 8,915 km or 5,540 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Port-Gentil bearing 290.2° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 274.3° or W .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Port-Gentil has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The annual mean temperature is 1 °C (1.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.7 °C (1.3°F) more in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 27.2 mm (1.1 in) less which is equivalent to 27.2 l/m² (0.67 US gal/ft²) or 272,000 l/ha (29,079 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.4° lower in Puerto Plata than in Port-Gentil.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) 0 (0) +4 (+8) +5 (+9) +4 (+6) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) 0 (+1) -1 (-2) 1 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) +2 (+4) +4 (+6) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -6 (-12) -5 (-10) -4 (-8) -3 (-6) 0 (0) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -3 (-5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -39 (-2) -16 (-1) -133 (-5) -139 (-5) +17 (+1) +71 (+3) +75 (+3) +83 (+3) +65 (+3) -22 (-1) -69 (-3) +80 (+3) -27 (-1)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 05' -0h 40' -0h 07' +0h 28' +0h 57' +1h 12' +1h 06' +0h 40' +0h 06' -0h 29' -0h 58' -1h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -20.3 -19.9 -17.3 +4.8 +20 +20.4 +19.6 +5 -17.1 -20 -20.3 -20.5   -5.4

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