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Puerto Plata vs Valencia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Valencia, Spain is approximately 6,945 km or 4,316 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Valencia bearing 273.7° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 234.9° or SW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Valencia has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Valencia is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The mean temperature is 8.1 °C (14.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.2 °C (18.4°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1446.3 mm (56.9 in) more which is equivalent to 1446.3 l/m² (35.5 US gal/ft²) or 14,463,000 l/ha (1,546,191 US gal/ac) more. About 4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.7° higher in Puerto Plata than in Valencia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +12 (+22) +8 (+14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +11 (+19) +10 (+18) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +8 (+15) +12 (+21) +13 (+23) +8 (+15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +173 (+7) +128 (+5) +97 (+4) +119 (+5) +134 (+5) +59 (+2) +62 (+2) +68 (+3) +49 (+2) +71 (+3) +221 (+9) +266 (+10) +1446 (+57)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 23' +0h 51' +0h 09' -0h 35' -1h 13' -1h 33' -1h 24' -0h 51' -0h 08' +0h 36' +1h 14' +1h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +19.8 +19.7 +19.8 +19.8 +18.4 +12.4 +17.5 +19.6 +19.6 +19.6 +19.6 +19.7   +18.7

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