Vs > Waipukurau
Dominican Republic flag

Puerto Plata vs Waipukurau Climate & Distance Between

New Zealand flag
  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Waipukurau, New Zealand is approximately 13,330 km or 8,283 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Waipukurau bearing 88.5° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 54.5° or NE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Waipukurau has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Waipukurau is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The mean temperature is 12.5 °C (22.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.2 °C (11.2°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1116.9 mm (44 in) more which is equivalent to 1116.9 l/m² (27.41 US gal/ft²) or 11,169,000 l/ha (1,194,040 US gal/ac) more. About 2 3/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.9° higher in Puerto Plata than in Waipukurau.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +12 (+21) +15 (+27) +19 (+34) +20 (+36) +19 (+34) +16 (+30) +15 (+26) +11 (+20) +7 (+13) +13 (+23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +159 (+6) +101 (+4) +52 (+2) +99 (+4) +109 (+4) +1 (+0) -15 (-1) +12 (+0) +30 (+1) +108 (+4) +230 (+9) +233 (+9) +1117 (+44)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 32' -2h 12' -0h 24' +1h 31' +3h 08' +3h 57' +3h 35' +2h 12' +0h 20' -1h 34' -3h 10' -3h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -19.4 -0.8 +20.7 +43.9 +59.2 +59.7 +58.9 +44.4 +21.5 -1.2 -19.5 -26.6   +19.9

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Puerto Plata vs Waipukurau Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Puerto Plata

Climate Guides for Locations near Waipukurau


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -