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Larissa vs Puntarenas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Larissa, Greece and Puntarenas, Costa Rica is approximately 10,739 km or 6,673 mi.
  • To reach Larissa in this distance one would set out from Puntarenas bearing 47.8° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Larissa bearing 108.8° or ESE .
  • Larissa has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Puntarenas has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Larissa is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome whereas Puntarenas is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 11.4 °C (20.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 19.7 °C (35.5°F) more in Larissa. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1190.3 mm (46.9 in) less which is equivalent to 1190.3 l/m² (29.21 US gal/ft²) or 11,903,000 l/ha (1,272,510 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.2° lower in Larissa than in Puntarenas.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-39) -21 (-38) -19 (-34) -15 (-26) -8 (-15) -2 (-4) +0 (+1) -1 (-1) -4 (-8) -10 (-18) -16 (-28) -20 (-36) -11 (-20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +24 (+1) +33 (+1) +30 (+1) -1 (0) -159 (-6) -208 (-8) -161 (-6) -220 (-9) -282 (-11) -210 (-8) -59 (-2) +21 (+1) -1190 (-47)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 56' -1h 12' -0h 13' +0h 49' +1h 43' +2h 10' +1h 58' +1h 12' +0h 11' -0h 51' -1h 44' -2h 10'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -29.6 -29.6 -29.7 -25.6 -9.1 -2.7 -8.7 -25.5 -29.4 -29.3 -29.4 -29.6   -23.2

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