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Cologne vs Puntarenas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cologne, Germany and Puntarenas, Costa Rica is approximately 9,274 km or 5,763 mi.
  • To reach Cologne in this distance one would set out from Puntarenas bearing 39.3° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Cologne bearing 97.7° or E .
  • Cologne has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Puntarenas has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Cologne is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Puntarenas is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 16.4 °C (29.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.2 °C (25.6°F) more in Cologne. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 895.5 mm (35.3 in) less which is equivalent to 895.5 l/m² (21.98 US gal/ft²) or 8,955,000 l/ha (957,349 US gal/ac) less. About 4/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 34.5° lower in Cologne than in Puntarenas.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-44) -25 (-44) -22 (-39) -19 (-33) -14 (-25) -9 (-17) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -11 (-19) -15 (-27) -20 (-36) -23 (-41) -16 (-29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +50 (+2) +49 (+2) +34 (+1) +22 (+1) -141 (-6) -152 (-6) -116 (-5) -152 (-6) -253 (-10) -203 (-8) -58 (-2) +23 (+1) -896 (-35)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 14' -1h 58' -0h 21' +1h 21' +2h 50' +3h 39' +3h 17' +1h 58' +0h 18' -1h 23' -2h 53' -3h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -40.9 -40.9 -41 -36.9 -20.4 -14 -20.1 -36.8 -40.7 -40.6 -40.7 -40.9   -34.5

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