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Puerto Plata vs Melgašo, Viana Do Castelo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Melgašo, Viana Do Castelo, Portugal is approximately 6,287 km or 3,907 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Melgašo, Viana Do Castelo bearing 267.1° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 231.9° or SW .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Melgašo, Viana Do Castelo has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Melgašo, Viana Do Castelo is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 10.8 °C (19.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.5 °C (15.3°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 770 mm (30.3 in) more which is equivalent to 770 l/m² (18.9 US gal/ft²) or 7,700,000 l/ha (823,181 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.3° higher in Puerto Plata than in Melgašo, Viana Do Castelo.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +11 (+20) +14 (+25) +16 (+29) +10 (+18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +14 (+24) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +10 (+17) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +8 (+14) +12 (+21) +14 (+25) +15 (+27) +11 (+20)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +12 (+22) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +12 (+21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +96 (+4) +40 (+2) -7 (0) +83 (+3) +81 (+3) +28 (+1) +58 (+2) +46 (+2) +37 (+1) +49 (+2) +127 (+5) +132 (+5) +770 (+30)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 38' +1h 00' +0h 11' -0h 41' -1h 27' -1h 50' -1h 40' -1h 00' -0h 09' +0h 43' +1h 28' +1h 50'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +22.4 +22.4 +22.4 +22.4 +21 +15 +20.1 +22.3 +22.2 +22.2 +22.2 +22.3   +21.3

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