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Puerto Plata vs Sioux City, Ia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Sioux City, Ia, Usa is approximately 3,493 km or 2,171 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Sioux City, Ia bearing 128.1° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 141.9° or SE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Sioux City, Ia has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Sioux City, Ia is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 15.9 °C (28.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 27.7 °C (49.9°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1269.2 mm (50 in) more which is equivalent to 1269.2 l/m² (31.15 US gal/ft²) or 12,692,000 l/ha (1,356,859 US gal/ac) more. About 3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.6° higher in Puerto Plata than in Sioux City, Ia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+53) +26 (+47) +20 (+37) +12 (+22) +6 (+11) +3 (+6) +1 (+1) +2 (+4) +7 (+13) +13 (+24) +21 (+38) +29 (+51) +14 (+26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+56) +27 (+49) +21 (+39) +14 (+26) +9 (+15) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +4 (+8) +9 (+16) +16 (+28) +23 (+41) +29 (+53) +16 (+29)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+59) +28 (+51) +23 (+41) +17 (+30) +11 (+20) +7 (+12) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +11 (+20) +18 (+32) +24 (+43) +30 (+53) +18 (+32)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +195 (+8) +144 (+6) +84 (+3) +101 (+4) +75 (+3) -12 (0) -5 (0) +13 (+0) +24 (+1) +109 (+4) +256 (+10) +287 (+11) +1269 (+50)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 40' +1h 01' +0h 11' -0h 42' -1h 28' -1h 52' -1h 41' -1h 01' -0h 09' +0h 43' +1h 29' +1h 52'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +22.6 +22.6 +22.6 +22.6 +21.2 +15.3 +20.5 +22.6 +22.6 +22.6 +22.6 +22.6   +21.6

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