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Altamira vs Quito Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Altamira, Dominican Republic and Quito, Ecuador is approximately 2,358 km or 1,465 mi.
  • To reach Altamira in this distance one would set out from Quito bearing 20.3° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Altamira bearing 21.6° or NNE .
  • Altamira has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Quito has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb).
  • Altamira is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Quito is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 10.2 °C (18.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.4 °C (6.1°F) more in Altamira. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 786.7 mm (31 in) more which is equivalent to 786.7 l/m² (19.31 US gal/ft²) or 7,867,000 l/ha (841,035 US gal/ac) more. About 1 7/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.3° lower in Altamira than in Quito.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +7 (+12) +8 (+14) +9 (+15) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +9 (+17) +9 (+17) +10 (+17) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +8 (+15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +9 (+15) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +10 (+18) +8 (+15) +10 (+18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +9 (+17) +10 (+18) +11 (+19) +12 (+21) +13 (+23) +14 (+24) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +11 (+19) +10 (+17) +11 (+21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +62 (+2) -8 (0) -18 (-1) +17 (+1) +109 (+4) +81 (+3) +41 (+2) +50 (+2) +61 (+2) +84 (+3) +192 (+8) +115 (+5) +787 (+31)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 03' -0h 39' -0h 07' +0h 27' +0h 56' +1h 10' +1h 04' +0h 39' +0h 06' -0h 28' -0h 56' -1h 10'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -19.8 -19.5 -17.4 +4.5 +19.4 +19.8 +18.9 +4.5 -17.3 -19.4 -19.7 -19.8   -5.3

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