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Puerto Plata vs Rio Negro Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Rio Negro, Brazil is approximately 5,569 km or 3,460 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Rio Negro bearing 334.2° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 335.5° or NNW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Rio Negro has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Rio Negro is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 8.4 °C (15.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.9 °C (7°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 506.3 mm (19.9 in) more which is equivalent to 506.3 l/m² (12.43 US gal/ft²) or 5,063,000 l/ha (541,268 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.1° higher in Puerto Plata than in Rio Negro.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +4 (+8) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +14 (+24) +15 (+26) +13 (+24) +12 (+21) +10 (+18) +7 (+12) +4 (+7) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +56 (+2) -9 (0) -14 (-1) +93 (+4) +71 (+3) -11 (0) -2 (0) +0 (+0) -21 (-1) +13 (+1) +176 (+7) +154 (+6) +506 (+20)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 29' -1h 33' -0h 17' +1h 04' +2h 12' +2h 46' +2h 31' +1h 33' +0h 14' -1h 06' -2h 14' -2h 46'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -32.8 -14.3 +7.1 +30.3 +45.4 +45.8 +44.9 +30.3 +7.4 -15.1 -33 -40.5   +6.1

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