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Puerto Plata vs Tucson, Arizona Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Tucson, Arizona, Usa is approximately 4,241 km or 2,636 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Tucson, Arizona bearing 99° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 117.4° or ESE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 4.8 °C (8.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.1 °C (27.2°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1621.2 mm (63.8 in) more which is equivalent to 1621.2 l/m² (39.79 US gal/ft²) or 16,212,000 l/ha (1,733,170 US gal/ac) more. About 6 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.4° higher in Puerto Plata than in Tucson, Arizona.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+17) +7 (+13) +5 (+10) +2 (+3) +-3 (-6) -7 (-12) -6 (-12) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) +2 (+3) +6 (+12) +10 (+18) +1 (+3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +6 (+10) +2 (+3) -2 (-4) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) 0 (-1) +5 (+9) +10 (+18) +12 (+22) +5 (+9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+28) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +7 (+12) +2 (+4) 0 (0) +1 (+1) +2 (+4) +8 (+15) +13 (+24) +15 (+26) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +187 (+7) +144 (+6) +116 (+5) +152 (+6) +163 (+6) +77 (+3) +18 (+1) +32 (+1) +55 (+2) +131 (+5) +266 (+10) +280 (+11) +1621 (+64)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 48' +0h 29' +0h 05' -0h 20' -0h 42' -0h 54' -0h 49' -0h 30' -0h 04' +0h 21' +0h 43' +0h 54'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +12.5 +12.4 +12.4 +12.4 +11.1 +5.1 +10.3 +12.5 +12.5 +12.4 +12.4 +12.4   +11.4

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