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Altamira vs Sal Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Altamira, Dominican Republic and Sal, Cape Verde is approximately 5,052 km or 3,139 mi.
  • To reach Altamira in this distance one would set out from Sal bearing 281.4° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Altamira bearing 265.6° or W .
  • Altamira has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Sal has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The mean annual temperature is 1.2 °C (2.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.1 °C (2°F) less in Altamira. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1731 mm (68.1 in) more which is equivalent to 1731 l/m² (42.48 US gal/ft²) or 17,310,000 l/ha (1,850,554 US gal/ac) more. About 26 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.7° lower in Altamira than in Sal.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +6 (+10) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +3 (+6) 3 (+6) 3 (+5) 2 (+4) 3 (+5) +4 (+7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (-1) 0 (0) +1 (+2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) 0 (0) 0 (-1) 0 (0) 0 (-1) -1 (-3) -2 (-4) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +131 (+5) +102 (+4) +108 (+4) +166 (+7) +207 (+8) +118 (+5) +67 (+3) +68 (+3) +107 (+4) +193 (+8) +268 (+11) +197 (+8) +1731 (+68)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 10' -0h 06' -0h 01' +0h 04' +0h 08' +0h 11' +0h 10' +0h 06' +0h 00' -0h 04' -0h 08' -0h 11'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -2.9 -2.9 -2.8 -2.9 +2.6 +2.9 +2.3 -2.9 -3 -2.9 -2.9 -2.9   -1.7

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