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Puerto Plata vs Recife Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Recife, Brazil is approximately 4,977 km or 3,093 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Recife bearing 308.9° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 305° or NW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Recife has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • The annual average temperature is 0.5 °C (0.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.8 °C (3.2°F) more in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 531.9 mm (20.9 in) less which is equivalent to 531.9 l/m² (13.05 US gal/ft²) or 5,319,000 l/ha (568,636 US gal/ac) less. About 7/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.2° lower in Puerto Plata than in Recife.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) 0 (+0) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) 0 (+0)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-6) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -1 (-3) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) 0 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -5 (-8) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +0 (+1) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) -1 (-2) -3 (-6) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +106 (+4) +18 (+1) -131 (-5) -166 (-7) -161 (-6) -308 (-12) -308 (-12) -126 (-5) -26 (-1) +92 (+4) +235 (+9) +242 (+10) -532 (-21)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 27' -0h 54' -0h 10' +0h 37' +1h 17' +1h 37' +1h 29' +0h 54' +0h 08' -0h 39' -1h 18' -1h 37'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -27.5 -26.2 -10.8 +12.2 +27.4 +27.8 +26.9 +12.3 -10.5 -26.1 -27.5 -27.8   -4.2

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