Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic Weather

Current: 26.69°C/80.04°F, Wind SW at 17.75 km/h, 94% Humidity, 18% Chance of rain

Puerto Plata,  Weather
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Current conditions

Updated: 12:31 PM Thursday 18 July 2024
27°C
80.6°F
°C °F

Condition: Overcast Clouds

Pressure: 1,017 hPa

Sea level: 1,017 hPa

Temperature: 30.21°C

Cloud: 100%

Humidity: 94%

Wind: ESE 10.8 km/h

Visibility: 10,000 m

Weather forecast

Fri
12 Jul
34°C
Clouds
Sat
13 Jul
33°C
Rain
Sun
14 Jul
34°C
Rain
Mon
15 Jul
32°C
Rain
Tue
16 Jul
32°C
Rain
Hourly forecast today:
13:00 PM
25° / 27°
25° / 27°
Overcast Clouds
94% 17.75 km/h
14:00 PM
25° / 26°
25° / 26°
Overcast Clouds
94% 17.78 km/h
15:00 PM
25° / 26°
25° / 26°
Overcast Clouds
94% 18.43 km/h
16:00 PM
25° / 25°
25° / 25°
Overcast Clouds
94% 17.86 km/h
17:00 PM
25° / 25°
25° / 25°
Overcast Clouds
94% 17.64 km/h
18:00 PM
25° / 25°
25° / 25°
Overcast Clouds
91% 21.42 km/h
19:00 PM
27° / 27°
27° / 27°
Overcast Clouds
83% 22.43 km/h
20:00 PM
29° / 29°
29° / 29°
Broken Clouds
68% 25.2 km/h
21:00 PM
31° / 31°
31° / 31°
Broken Clouds
59% 28.12 km/h
22:00 PM
32° / 32°
32° / 32°
Overcast Clouds
57% 29.63 km/h
23:00 PM
33° / 33°
33° / 33°
Overcast Clouds
56% 30.35 km/h

30 Day Averages and Extremes

  • Average high 29.51°C
  • Average low 25.05°C
  • Hottest day (14 August 2024) 31.43°C
  • Coldest day (02 August 2024) 24.24°C
  • Average humidity 71.97%
  • Days with precipitation 8 days
  • Highest precipitation 8.81 mm (16 July 2024)

Yesterday's Data

  • Max: 34°C
  • Min: 25°C
  • Total Precipitation: 0 mm

Temperature and possibility of rain in Puerto Plata over the next 12 hours

Temperature and possibility of rain in Puerto Plata in the coming days

Rainfall in Puerto Plata in the coming days

Puerto Plata Climate Summary

Puerto Plata features a Tropical rainforest (Köppen classification: Af), with an average annual temperature of 26.45ºC (79.61ºF), which is about 0.38% higher than the national average for Dominican Republic. Annually, the city experiences approximately 52.1 millimeters (2.05 inches) of rainfall, spread across 136.28 rainy days, accounting for 37.34% of the year.

Longitude 19.7807686
Latitude -70.6871091
Yearly high temperature 28.64ºC (83.55ºF)
Yearly low temperature 22.97ºC (73.35ºF)
Hottest month May 28.84ºC (83.91ºF)
Coldest month March 21.16ºC (70.09ºF)
Yearly precip 52.1mm (2.05in)
Days with rainfall 136.28 days (37.34%)
Driest month July (75.73%)
Wettest month May (77.96%)

Weather averages by month

Month High / Low (°C) Rain
January 26.69° / 21.26° 9.09 days
February 26.99° / 21.3° 9.64 days
March 26.91° / 21.16° 10.09 days
April 28.19° / 22.22° 8.91 days
May 28.84° / 23.21° 14.91 days
June 30.07° / 24.19° 8.09 days
July 30.3° / 24.36° 6.55 days
August 30.55° / 24.62° 8.18 days
September 30.33° / 24.5° 15.64 days
October 29.75° / 24.13° 18.0 days
November 27.98° / 22.92° 15.36 days
December 27.11° / 21.76° 11.82 days

Puerto Plata's weather

Frequently asked questions

1. What is the hottest month in Puerto Plata?

May has the highest average monthly temperature (daily mean of 28.84ºC) and March are the coolest (daily mean of 21.16ºC).

2. What should I wear in Puerto Plata today?

For today's very hot weather in Puerto Plata, with the high temperatures above 34ºC (93.2ºF), consider wearing:
- Ultra-thin, breathable socks
- High SPF sunscreen for outdoor activities
- Light, natural fabrics (like cotton or linen)
- Broad-brimmed sun hat

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Temperature

Day
34°C
Night
26°C
Morning
25°C
Afternoon
30°C

Air quality

Good

Satisfactory air quality, minimal pollution, low risk

  • CO 151.87
  • NH3 1.3
  • NO 0
  • NO2 1.2
  • O3 30.04
  • PM10 1.38
  • PM25 0.59
  • SO2 0.19

Sunrise / Sunset

17:13 PM
06:24 AM