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Puerto Plata vs Tanta Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Tanta, Egypt is approximately 9,937 km or 6,175 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Tanta bearing 292.8° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 237.3° or WSW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Tanta has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Tanta is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 5.6 °C (10°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.5 °C (17.1°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1875 mm (73.8 in) more which is equivalent to 1875 l/m² (46.02 US gal/ft²) or 18,750,000 l/ha (2,004,499 US gal/ac) more. About 37 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10° higher in Puerto Plata than in Tanta.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +10 (+17) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +5 (+9) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +6 (+10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +196 (+8) +154 (+6) +127 (+5) +157 (+6) +166 (+7) +82 (+3) +78 (+3) +88 (+3) +97 (+4) +156 (+6) +279 (+11) +295 (+12) +1875 (+74)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 42' +0h 26' +0h 04' -0h 18' -0h 37' -0h 47' -0h 42' -0h 26' -0h 04' +0h 18' +0h 37' +0h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +11.1 +11.1 +11.1 +11.1 +9.7 +3.7 +8.8 +10.9 +10.9 +10.9 +10.9 +11   +10

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