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Puerto Plata vs Sibu Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Sibu, Malaysia is approximately 17,546 km or 10,903 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Sibu bearing 5.9° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 173.7° or S .
  • Both have a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Sibu is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 1.2 °C (2.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.1 °C (5.6°F) more in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1294.4 mm (51 in) less which is equivalent to 1294.4 l/m² (31.77 US gal/ft²) or 12,944,000 l/ha (1,383,800 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.5° lower in Puerto Plata than in Sibu.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) 0 (-1) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +0 (+0) +0 (+1) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -175 (-7) -106 (-4) -145 (-6) -132 (-5) -49 (-2) -87 (-3) -98 (-4) -148 (-6) -199 (-8) -112 (-4) -8 (0) -35 (-1) -1294 (-51)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 55' -0h 34' -0h 06' +0h 24' +0h 49' +1h 02' +0h 56' +0h 34' +0h 05' -0h 24' -0h 50' -1h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -17.2 -16.9 -16.6 +1.7 +16.9 +17.4 +16.6 +2 -17 -17.3 -17.4 -17.4   -5.5

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