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Hororata vs Puerto Plata Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Hororata, New Zealand and Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic is approximately 13,700 km or 8,513 mi.
  • To reach Hororata in this distance one would set out from Puerto Plata bearing 230.2° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Hororata bearing 273.7° or W .
  • Hororata has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Hororata is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Puerto Plata is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 14 °C (25.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.1 °C (12.8°F) more in Hororata. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1144.5 mm (45.1 in) less which is equivalent to 1144.5 l/m² (28.09 US gal/ft²) or 11,445,000 l/ha (1,223,546 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.4° lower in Hororata than in Puerto Plata.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -9 (-16) -13 (-23) -17 (-30) -21 (-38) -22 (-39) -21 (-37) -18 (-32) -16 (-28) -12 (-22) -8 (-15) -14 (-25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -142 (-6) -103 (-4) -65 (-3) -92 (-4) -96 (-4) -27 (-1) -9 (0) -16 (-1) -45 (-2) -89 (-4) -221 (-9) -240 (-9) -1145 (-45)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 53' +2h 24' +0h 26' -1h 39' -3h 26' -4h 21' -3h 56' -2h 24' -0h 22' +1h 43' +3h 29' +4h 21'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +15.9 -2.7 -24.3 -47.5 -62.7 -63.2 -62.5 -47.9 -25.1 -2.3 +16 +23.1   -23.4

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