When to travel to Costa Rica according to the climate?

When to travel to Costa Rica according to the climate?

Annual average climate in Costa Rica

  • Minimum annual temperature: 21°C
  • Average annual temperature: 26°C
  • Maximum annual temperature: 31°C
  • Precipitation: 329 mm/month (with 21 rainy days/month)

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Min / Max Precipitation
January 21 ° / 31 ° 491mm / 24 days
february 21 ° / 31 ° 257mm / 21 days
March 20 ° / 31 ° 369mm / 22 days
April 22 ° / 32 ° 283mm / 22 days
may 23 ° / 31 ° 341mm / 22 days
June 22 ° / 30 ° 302mm / 21 days
July 22 ° / 30 ° 303mm / 21 days
August 22 ° / 31 ° 264mm / 21 days
September 21 ° / 31 ° 335mm / 21 days
October 21 ° / 30 ° 308mm / 22 days
November 21 ° / 30 ° 350mm / 21 days
December 20 ° / 30 ° 520mm / 23 days

These weather forecasts have been calculated using data from weather stations located throughout Costa Rica.





Details by cities

Check the climate forecast for the largest cities in Costa Rica:


  • San Jose (24°C on average | 252 mm of rain/month over 21 days)
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  • Puerto Limón (26°C on average | 391 mm of rain/month over 23 days)
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  • Liberia (28°C on average | 311 mm of rain/month over 20 days)
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F.A.Q.

What are the hottest cities in Costa Rica?

The following cities record the highest average maximum temperatures over the year:
Liberia (with 33°C), Puerto Limón (with 30°C), San Jose (with 29°C), …

What are the coldest cities in Costa Rica?

These cities are among those with the lowest average temperatures over the year:
San Jose (with 24°C), Puerto Limón (with 26°C), Liberia (with 27°C), …

Which cities have the most rain in Costa Rica?

These cities are among the rainiest in the country:
Puerto Limón (with 391 mm/month), Liberia (with 311 mm/month), San Jose (with 252 mm/month), …


Which are the hottest months in Costa Rica?

The months of the year with the highest maximum temperatures are:
April (with 32°C), August (with 31°C), March (with 31°C), …

Which are the coldest months in Costa Rica?

The months of the year with the lowest average temperatures are:
November (with 25°C), December (with 25°C), June (with 26°C), …

Which are the driest months in Costa Rica?

The months of the year with the least rainfall are:
february (with 257 mm/month), August (with 264 mm/month), April (with 283 mm/month), …

Which are the rainiest months in Costa Rica?

The months of the year with the most rain are:
December (with 520 mm/month), January (with 491 mm/month), March (with 369 mm/month), …

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