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Puerto Plata vs Rodrigues Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Rodrigues, Mauritius is approximately 15,212 km or 9,453 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Rodrigues bearing 278.2° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 278.1° or W .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Rodrigues has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The mean annual temperature is 0.9 °C (1.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.6 °C (1.1°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 809 mm (31.9 in) more which is equivalent to 809 l/m² (19.85 US gal/ft²) or 8,090,000 l/ha (864,875 US gal/ac) more. About 1 5/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.8° higher in Puerto Plata than in Rodrigues.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) 1 (+1) +2 (+3) +5 (+10) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +6 (+10) +5 (+9) +2 (+3) 0 (-1) +2 (+4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +1 (+1) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +5 (+8) +4 (+6) +1 (+2) -2 (-4) +1 (+2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-8) -6 (-10) -5 (-8) -3 (-5) -1 (-1) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) 0 (-1) -4 (-7) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +77 (+3) -6 (0) -16 (-1) +31 (+1) +81 (+3) +9 (+0) -7 (0) +27 (+1) +56 (+2) +120 (+5) +220 (+9) +217 (+9) +809 (+32)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 05' -1h 18' -0h 14' +0h 54' +1h 51' +2h 20' +2h 07' +1h 18' +0h 12' -0h 56' -1h 53' -2h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -36.9 -20.6 +0.6 +23.7 +39 +39.4 +38.6 +24 +1.1 -21.1 -36.6 -39.4   +0.8

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