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Faranah vs Puerto Plata Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Faranah, Guinea and Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic is approximately 6,486 km or 4,030 mi.
  • To reach Faranah in this distance one would set out from Puerto Plata bearing 90.2° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Faranah bearing 107.1° or ESE .
  • Faranah has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Puerto Plata has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Both are in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 0.3 °C (0.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.8 °C (3.2°F) more in Faranah. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 507.8 mm (20 in) less which is equivalent to 507.8 l/m² (12.46 US gal/ft²) or 5,078,000 l/ha (542,872 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.3° higher in Faranah than in Puerto Plata.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 8 (+15) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +7 (+12) 2 (+3) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) 1 (+1) 1 (+3) 4 (+8) 6 (+10) +5 (+9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) 0 (0) -1 (-2) +0 (+1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -5 (-8) -4 (-7) -4 (-8) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -5 (-9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -208 (-8) -159 (-6) -125 (-5) -100 (-4) -23 (-1) +119 (+5) +162 (+6) +205 (+8) +180 (+7) -15 (-1) -237 (-9) -307 (-12) -508 (-20)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 32' +0h 20' +0h 03' -0h 13' -0h 28' -0h 35' -0h 32' -0h 20' -0h 03' +0h 14' +0h 28' +0h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +9.6 +9.5 +9.5 +5.9 -9.3 -9.7 -8.9 +5.7 +9.7 +9.6 +9.7 +9.7   +4.3

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