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Puerto Plata vs Tripoli Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Tripoli, Libya is approximately 8,270 km or 5,139 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Tripoli bearing 283.7° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 240.3° or WSW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Tripoli has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Tripoli is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The average temperature is 4.7 °C (8.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11 °C (19.8°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1675 mm (65.9 in) more which is equivalent to 1675 l/m² (41.11 US gal/ft²) or 16,750,000 l/ha (1,790,686 US gal/ac) more. About 7 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.9° higher in Puerto Plata than in Tripoli.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +-1 (-2) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) +2 (+4) +5 (+9) +9 (+16) +2 (+4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +10 (+17) +8 (+14) +6 (+10) +3 (+5) 0 (0) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) 0 (0) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +10 (+18) +5 (+8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +7 (+13)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +163 (+6) +135 (+5) +122 (+5) +144 (+6) +166 (+7) +81 (+3) +78 (+3) +87 (+3) +91 (+4) +131 (+5) +244 (+10) +233 (+9) +1675 (+66)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 50' +0h 31' +0h 05' -0h 21' -0h 44' -0h 56' -0h 51' -0h 31' -0h 04' +0h 22' +0h 45' +0h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +13 +13 +13 +12.9 +11.6 +5.5 +10.7 +12.8 +12.8 +12.8 +12.8 +12.9   +11.9

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