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Puerto Plata vs Santa Maria, Ca Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Santa Maria, Ca, Usa is approximately 5,151 km or 3,201 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Santa Maria, Ca bearing 95.5° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 119.8° or ESE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Santa Maria, Ca has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Santa Maria, Ca is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 11 °C (19.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.7 °C (4.9°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1612 mm (63.5 in) more which is equivalent to 1612 l/m² (39.56 US gal/ft²) or 16,120,000 l/ha (1,723,335 US gal/ac) more. About 6 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.1° higher in Puerto Plata than in Santa Maria, Ca.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+17) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +10 (+17) +9 (+16) +9 (+17) +8 (+15) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +9 (+15) +10 (+18) +9 (+16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +11 (+19) +10 (+17) +9 (+17) +9 (+16) +10 (+19) +12 (+21) +13 (+23) +11 (+20)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+28) +13 (+24) +14 (+25) +14 (+26) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +11 (+21) +11 (+19) +11 (+19) +13 (+24) +15 (+28) +16 (+28) +13 (+24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +154 (+6) +96 (+4) +76 (+3) +135 (+5) +163 (+6) +81 (+3) +78 (+3) +87 (+3) +89 (+4) +146 (+6) +246 (+10) +262 (+10) +1612 (+63)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 00' +0h 37' +0h 06' -0h 25' -0h 53' -1h 07' -1h 01' -0h 37' -0h 05' +0h 26' +0h 54' +1h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +15.1 +15.1 +15.1 +15.1 +13.7 +7.8 +13 +15.2 +15.1 +15.1 +15.1 +15.1   +14.1

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