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Puerto Plata vs Porto-Nacional Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Porto-Nacional, Brazil is approximately 4,155 km or 2,582 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Porto-Nacional bearing 324.5° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 322.7° or NW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Porto-Nacional has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Both are in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 1.1 °C (1.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.9 °C (3.4°F) more in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 258.1 mm (10.2 in) more which is equivalent to 258.1 l/m² (6.33 US gal/ft²) or 2,581,000 l/ha (275,926 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.4° lower in Puerto Plata than in Porto-Nacional.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-8) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) +-2 (-4) +-3 (-5) -3 (-6) -5 (-8) -2 (-4) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -3 (-6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) 0 (0) -2 (-3) 0 (-1) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -5 (-8) -5 (-9) -2 (-4) +0 (+0) +3 (+6) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +0 (+1) 0 (-1) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -31 (-1) -105 (-4) -138 (-5) +12 (+0) +131 (+5) +75 (+3) +73 (+3) +81 (+3) +45 (+2) -25 (-1) +64 (+3) +77 (+3) +258 (+10)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 36' -1h 00' -0h 11' +0h 41' +1h 25' +1h 47' +1h 37' +1h 00' +0h 09' -0h 43' -1h 26' -1h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -30.1 -26.9 -8.2 +14.9 +30.1 +30.4 +29.5 +14.9 -7.9 -27 -30 -30.5   -3.4

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