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Puerto Plata vs Wakamatsu Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and Wakamatsu, Japan is approximately 12,897 km or 8,014 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Plata in this distance one would set out from Wakamatsu bearing 32.1° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Plata bearing 153.4° or SSE .
  • Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Wakamatsu has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Wakamatsu is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 13.8 °C (24.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.4 °C (38.5°F) less in Puerto Plata. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 761.4 mm (30 in) more which is equivalent to 761.4 l/m² (18.69 US gal/ft²) or 7,614,000 l/ha (813,987 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.7° higher in Puerto Plata than in Wakamatsu.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +25 (+45) +24 (+43) +21 (+37) +13 (+23) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) +6 (+11) +13 (+23) +17 (+31) +23 (+41) +13 (+24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +24 (+44) +23 (+42) +21 (+38) +15 (+26) +10 (+17) +7 (+12) +4 (+6) +2 (+4) +7 (+12) +14 (+25) +18 (+33) +22 (+39) +14 (+25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +24 (+42) +22 (+40) +21 (+37) +16 (+29) +11 (+21) +7 (+12) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +6 (+12) +14 (+24) +18 (+33) +21 (+37) +14 (+25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +106 (+4) +84 (+3) +62 (+2) +95 (+4) +95 (+4) -36 (-1) -80 (-3) -31 (-1) -33 (-1) +76 (+3) +207 (+8) +217 (+9) +761 (+30)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 13' +0h 45' +0h 08' -0h 31' -1h 04' -1h 22' -1h 14' -0h 45' -0h 07' +0h 32' +1h 05' +1h 22'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +17.9 +17.9 +17.9 +17.9 +16.4 +10.3 +15.4 +17.5 +17.4 +17.4 +17.5 +17.7   +16.7

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