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Puerto Plata vs Richmond, Virginia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Richmond, Virginia, Usa is approximately 2,080 km or 1,293 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Richmond, Virginia bearing 159.7° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 163° or SSE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Richmond, Virginia has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Richmond, Virginia is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 10.6 °C (19.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.5 °C (31.5°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 806 mm (31.7 in) more which is equivalent to 806 l/m² (19.78 US gal/ft²) or 8,060,000 l/ha (861,667 US gal/ac) more. About 1 5/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.7° higher in Puerto Plata than in Richmond, Virginia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +17 (+31) +13 (+23) +8 (+14) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +-1 (-2) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +10 (+18) +13 (+23) +18 (+32) +9 (+16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+35) +19 (+33) +15 (+27) +10 (+18) +6 (+10) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +12 (+22) +16 (+28) +19 (+34) +11 (+19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +20 (+36) +17 (+31) +12 (+22) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +14 (+25) +18 (+32) +20 (+36) +13 (+23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +120 (+5) +88 (+3) +48 (+2) +81 (+3) +74 (+3) -12 (0) -64 (-3) -52 (-2) +3 (+0) +82 (+3) +207 (+8) +231 (+9) +806 (+32)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 13' +0h 45' +0h 08' -0h 31' -1h 04' -1h 22' -1h 14' -0h 45' -0h 07' +0h 32' +1h 05' +1h 22'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +17.7 +17.7 +17.7 +17.7 +16.3 +10.4 +15.6 +17.7 +17.7 +17.7 +17.7 +17.7   +16.7

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