La Descubierta

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La Descubierta
La Descubierta is located in the Dominican Republic
La Descubierta
La Descubierta
Coordinates: 18°34′12″N 71°43′48″W / 18.57000°N 71.73000°W / 18.57000; -71.73000Coordinates: 18°34′12″N 71°43′48″W / 18.57000°N 71.73000°W / 18.57000; -71.73000
Country Dominican Republic
Province Independencia
Area
 • Total 206.85 km2 (79.87 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 6,990
 • Density 34/km2 (88/sq mi)
Climate Aw

La Descubierta is a town in the Independencia province of the Dominican Republic.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for La Descubierta (1961–1990)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 36.0
(96.8)
37.0
(98.6)
37.5
(99.5)
39.4
(102.9)
39.0
(102.2)
38.0
(100.4)
39.0
(102.2)
40.5
(104.9)
39.0
(102.2)
38.5
(101.3)
38.0
(100.4)
35.5
(95.9)
40.5
(104.9)
Average high °C (°F) 31.8
(89.2)
32.4
(90.3)
33.2
(91.8)
33.8
(92.8)
33.8
(92.8)
34.0
(93.2)
34.7
(94.5)
34.8
(94.6)
34.7
(94.5)
33.9
(93)
33.0
(91.4)
32.1
(89.8)
33.5
(92.3)
Average low °C (°F) 21.0
(69.8)
21.5
(70.7)
22.2
(72)
22.8
(73)
23.5
(74.3)
24.0
(75.2)
24.2
(75.6)
24.0
(75.2)
23.7
(74.7)
23.3
(73.9)
22.5
(72.5)
21.3
(70.3)
22.8
(73)
Record low °C (°F) 15.5
(59.9)
14.5
(58.1)
17.5
(63.5)
19.0
(66.2)
20.0
(68)
20.0
(68)
20.5
(68.9)
17.0
(62.6)
20.0
(68)
17.0
(62.6)
12.0
(53.6)
14.0
(57.2)
12.0
(53.6)
Average rainfall mm (inches) 16.0
(0.63)
14.6
(0.575)
32.6
(1.283)
65.5
(2.579)
112.2
(4.417)
36.2
(1.425)
37.1
(1.461)
69.7
(2.744)
80.5
(3.169)
113.7
(4.476)
52.0
(2.047)
19.1
(0.752)
649.2
(25.559)
Average rainy days (≥ 1.0 mm) 1.9 2.4 3.4 7.0 9.0 4.9 4.4 6.1 7.1 8.4 4.7 2.3 61.6
Source: NOAA[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "La Descub. Climate Normals 1961-1990". National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Retrieved September 15, 2016. 

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