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Puerto Plata vs Sioux Falls, South Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Usa is approximately 3,598 km or 2,236 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Sioux Falls, South Dakota bearing 129.1° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 143.3° or SE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Sioux Falls, South Dakota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Sioux Falls, South Dakota is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 17.5 °C (31.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 29.1 °C (52.4°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1319.7 mm (52 in) more which is equivalent to 1319.7 l/m² (32.39 US gal/ft²) or 13,197,000 l/ha (1,410,847 US gal/ac) more. About 3 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.8° higher in Puerto Plata than in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+56) +28 (+51) +22 (+40) +14 (+25) +8 (+14) +4 (+7) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +8 (+15) +15 (+27) +23 (+41) +30 (+54) +16 (+28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+60) +29 (+53) +23 (+42) +16 (+29) +10 (+19) +6 (+11) +4 (+6) +5 (+9) +10 (+19) +17 (+31) +24 (+44) +31 (+56) +18 (+32)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +35 (+63) +30 (+55) +24 (+44) +18 (+33) +13 (+24) +9 (+15) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +13 (+23) +20 (+36) +26 (+47) +32 (+58) +20 (+35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +196 (+8) +146 (+6) +92 (+4) +96 (+4) +91 (+4) -4 (0) +10 (+0) +16 (+1) +20 (+1) +113 (+4) +255 (+10) +289 (+11) +1320 (+52)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 47' +1h 05' +0h 12' -0h 45' -1h 34' -2h 00' -1h 49' -1h 06' -0h 10' +0h 46' +1h 36' +2h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +23.8 +23.7 +23.8 +23.8 +22.4 +16.4 +21.6 +23.8 +23.8 +23.7 +23.7 +23.8   +22.8

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