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Puerto Plata vs Roswell, Nm Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Roswell, Nm, Usa is approximately 3,680 km or 2,287 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Roswell, Nm bearing 105.5° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 121.2° or ESE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Roswell, Nm has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Roswell, Nm is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 9 °C (16.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.4 °C (33.1°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1606.5 mm (63.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1606.5 l/m² (39.43 US gal/ft²) or 16,065,000 l/ha (1,717,455 US gal/ac) more. About 6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.5° higher in Puerto Plata than in Roswell, Nm.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+26) +12 (+21) +8 (+15) +4 (+8) +0 (-1) +-3 (-6) -4 (-7) +-2 (-4) +1 (+2) +6 (+10) +10 (+18) +15 (+26) +5 (+9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+34) +16 (+28) +12 (+22) +8 (+15) +4 (+7) +1 (+2) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +10 (+17) +15 (+26) +19 (+33) +9 (+16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+42) +20 (+35) +17 (+30) +13 (+23) +8 (+15) +5 (+10) +4 (+7) +5 (+8) +7 (+12) +14 (+24) +19 (+35) +23 (+41) +13 (+23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +200 (+8) +150 (+6) +126 (+5) +148 (+6) +142 (+6) +41 (+2) +35 (+1) +23 (+1) +46 (+2) +131 (+5) +270 (+11) +296 (+12) +1607 (+63)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 53' +0h 32' +0h 06' -0h 22' -0h 47' -0h 59' -0h 53' -0h 32' -0h 05' +0h 23' +0h 47' +0h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +13.5 +13.5 +13.5 +13.5 +12.1 +6.2 +11.4 +13.6 +13.5 +13.5 +13.5 +13.5   +12.5

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