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Puntarenas vs Olympia, Wa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puntarenas, Costa Rica and Olympia, Wa, Usa is approximately 5,452 km or 3,388 mi.
  • To reach Puntarenas in this distance one would set out from Olympia, Wa bearing 126.5° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Puntarenas bearing 146.1° or SE .
  • Puntarenas has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Olympia, Wa has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Puntarenas is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Olympia, Wa is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 17.3 °C (31.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.8 °C (21.2°F) less in Puntarenas. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 318.4 mm (12.5 in) more which is equivalent to 318.4 l/m² (7.81 US gal/ft²) or 3,184,000 l/ha (340,391 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 30.5° higher in Puntarenas than in Olympia, Wa.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Puntarenas relative to Olympia, Wa. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Olympia, Wa vs Puntarenas.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +24 (+42) +23 (+41) +22 (+39) +20 (+36) +16 (+29) +12 (+22) +10 (+17) +9 (+16) +12 (+21) +17 (+30) +21 (+37) +23 (+42) +17 (+31)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -198 (-8) -144 (-6) -120 (-5) -54 (-2) +143 (+6) +190 (+7) +161 (+6) +202 (+8) +254 (+10) +147 (+6) -88 (-3) -175 (-7) +318 (+13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 42' +1h 39' +0h 18' -1h 08' -2h 23' -3h 02' -2h 44' -1h 39' -0h 15' +1h 10' +2h 25' +3h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +36.9 +36.8 +36.8 +32.8 +16.4 +10 +16.1 +32.9 +36.9 +36.7 +36.8 +37   +30.5

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