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Puntarenas vs Sioux Falls, South Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puntarenas, Costa Rica and Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Usa is approximately 3,911 km or 2,430 mi.
  • To reach Puntarenas in this distance one would set out from Sioux Falls, South Dakota bearing 159.4° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Puntarenas bearing 165° or SSE .
  • Puntarenas has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Sioux Falls, South Dakota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Puntarenas is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Sioux Falls, South Dakota is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 19.6 °C (35.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 31.3 °C (56.3°F) less in Puntarenas. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 997.2 mm (39.3 in) more which is equivalent to 997.2 l/m² (24.47 US gal/ft²) or 9,972,000 l/ha (1,066,073 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.2° higher in Puntarenas than in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +37 (+66) +35 (+62) +28 (+50) +20 (+37) +13 (+23) +7 (+12) +3 (+6) +5 (+8) +10 (+18) +17 (+31) +26 (+46) +34 (+61) +20 (+35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -7 (0) -14 (-1) -36 (-1) -34 (-1) +119 (+5) +145 (+6) +114 (+4) +163 (+6) +235 (+9) +211 (+8) +89 (+4) +14 (+1) +997 (+39)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 19' +1h 26' +0h 15' -0h 59' -2h 03' -2h 36' -2h 21' -1h 26' -0h 13' +1h 01' +2h 05' +2h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +33.5 +33.4 +33.5 +29.5 +13 +6.6 +12.7 +29.5 +33.5 +33.3 +33.4 +33.6   +27.2

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