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Altamira vs Amherst, Ma Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Altamira, Dominican Republic and Amherst, Ma, Usa is approximately 2,491 km or 1,548 mi.
  • To reach Altamira in this distance one would set out from Amherst, Ma bearing 174.6° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Altamira bearing 175.8° or S .
  • Altamira has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Amherst, Ma has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Altamira is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Amherst, Ma is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 15.4 °C (27.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 22.4 °C (40.3°F) less in Altamira. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 721 mm (28.4 in) more which is equivalent to 721 l/m² (17.7 US gal/ft²) or 7,210,000 l/ha (770,797 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.3° higher in Altamira than in Amherst, Ma.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Altamira relative to Amherst, Ma. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Amherst, Ma vs Altamira.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +26 (+46) +25 (+44) +20 (+37) +14 (+25) +9 (+15) +6 (+10) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +8 (+14) +13 (+24) +18 (+33) +24 (+43) +14 (+25)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +27 (+48) +26 (+46) +21 (+38) +16 (+28) +11 (+19) +7 (+13) +4 (+8) +5 (+10) +10 (+17) +15 (+27) +19 (+34) +24 (+44) +15 (+28)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+51) +27 (+48) +22 (+39) +18 (+32) +13 (+23) +9 (+15) +6 (+10) +7 (+13) +11 (+20) +17 (+30) +19 (+35) +25 (+45) +17 (+30)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +55 (+2) +32 (+1) +27 (+1) +74 (+3) +108 (+4) +21 (+1) -28 (-1) -11 (0) +54 (+2) +112 (+4) +174 (+7) +104 (+4) +721 (+28)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 38' +1h 00' +0h 10' -0h 41' -1h 26' -1h 50' -1h 39' -1h 00' -0h 09' +0h 42' +1h 27' +1h 50'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +22.2 +22.2 +22.3 +22.3 +20.7 +14.8 +20 +22.3 +22.3 +22.2 +22.3 +22.3   +21.3

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