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La Paz vs Puntarenas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between La Paz, Bolivia and Puntarenas, Costa Rica is approximately 3,468 km or 2,155 mi.
  • To reach La Paz in this distance one would set out from Puntarenas bearing 148° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach La Paz bearing 147° or SSE .
  • La Paz has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Puntarenas has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • La Paz is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Puntarenas is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 19.6 °C (35.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.7 °C (3.1°F) more in La Paz. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1039.5 mm (40.9 in) less which is equivalent to 1039.5 l/m² (25.51 US gal/ft²) or 10,395,000 l/ha (1,111,294 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.4° lower in La Paz than in Puntarenas.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-34) -20 (-35) -20 (-36) -21 (-37) -21 (-38) -21 (-39) -21 (-38) -20 (-36) -19 (-35) -17 (-31) -17 (-30) -18 (-32) -20 (-35)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +110 (+4) +108 (+4) +60 (+2) -4 (0) -182 (-7) -228 (-9) -176 (-7) -223 (-9) -269 (-11) -228 (-9) -73 (-3) +64 (+3) -1040 (-41)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 22' +0h 51' +0h 09' -0h 35' -1h 13' -1h 32' -1h 23' -0h 51' -0h 08' +0h 37' +1h 14' +1h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +25.6 +13.7 -7.3 -26.4 -26.5 -26.4 -26.4 -26.4 -7.5 +14.4 +25.4 +26.5   -3.4

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