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Puerto Plata vs Port Harcourt Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Port Harcourt, Nigeria is approximately 8,526 km or 5,298 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Port Harcourt bearing 289.2° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 269.6° or W .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Port Harcourt has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Port Harcourt is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 1.7 °C (3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2 °C (3.6°F) more in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 367.6 mm (14.5 in) less which is equivalent to 367.6 l/m² (9.02 US gal/ft²) or 3,676,000 l/ha (392,989 US gal/ac) less. About 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.3° lower in Puerto Plata than in Port Harcourt.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-10) -6 (-12) -5 (-8) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -2 (-3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -6 (-10) -4 (-8) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) +0 (+0) +2 (+3) +1 (+3) +1 (+1) +0 (+0) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -2 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -5 (-8) -4 (-8) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +180 (+7) +100 (+4) -2 (0) -28 (-1) -67 (-3) -206 (-8) -267 (-11) -214 (-8) -270 (-11) -88 (-3) +207 (+8) +287 (+11) -368 (-14)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 48' -0h 30' -0h 05' +0h 20' +0h 42' +0h 53' +0h 48' +0h 30' +0h 04' -0h 21' -0h 43' -0h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -14.7 -14.6 -14.5 -0.7 +14.5 +14.9 +14.1 -0.6 -14.7 -14.7 -14.9 -14.9   -5.3

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