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Puerto Plata vs Ras Al Kahimah Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Ras Al Kahimah, United Arab Emirates is approximately 12,344 km or 7,670 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Ras Al Kahimah bearing 305.8° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 231° or SW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Ras Al Kahimah has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The mean temperature is 2.2 °C (3.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.7 °C (22.9°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1793.2 mm (70.6 in) more which is equivalent to 1793.2 l/m² (44.01 US gal/ft²) or 17,932,000 l/ha (1,917,050 US gal/ac) more. About 14 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.9° higher in Puerto Plata than in Ras Al Kahimah.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+8) +3 (+6) +1 (+2) -2 (-4) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -9 (-15) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -2 (-3) +2 (+3) +3 (+6) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +196 (+8) +126 (+5) +99 (+4) +148 (+6) +165 (+7) +82 (+3) +77 (+3) +88 (+3) +96 (+4) +152 (+6) +275 (+11) +290 (+11) +1793 (+71)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 21' +0h 13' +0h 02' -0h 09' -0h 18' -0h 23' -0h 21' -0h 13' -0h 02' +0h 09' +0h 19' +0h 23'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +6 +6 +6 +5.9 +4.6 -1.5 +3.8 +5.7 +5.7 +5.7 +5.7 +5.8   +4.9

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