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Puerto Plata vs Punta Del Este Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Punta Del Este, Uruguay is approximately 6,306 km or 3,918 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Punta Del Este bearing 342.4° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 344.8° or NNW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Punta Del Este has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Punta Del Este is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 8.6 °C (15.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.7 °C (10.3°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 906 mm (35.7 in) more which is equivalent to 906 l/m² (22.24 US gal/ft²) or 9,060,000 l/ha (968,574 US gal/ac) more. About 1 8/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.9° higher in Puerto Plata than in Punta Del Este.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+3) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +7 (+12) +10 (+18) +14 (+26) +16 (+28) +15 (+28) +14 (+25) +12 (+21) +8 (+14) +4 (+6) +9 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +134 (+5) +77 (+3) +55 (+2) +76 (+3) +77 (+3) -8 (0) -12 (0) -6 (0) +4 (+0) +73 (+3) +196 (+8) +240 (+9) +906 (+36)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 07' -1h 56' -0h 21' +1h 20' +2h 45' +3h 29' +3h 09' +1h 56' +0h 18' -1h 23' -2h 48' -3h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -24.2 -5.5 +16 +39.2 +54.3 +54.7 +53.8 +39.2 +16.3 -6.4 -24.6 -31.6   +14.9

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