Weather in Costa Rica in december 2020

In this section, you have access to the weather forecast for the month of december for most popular cities in Costa Rica. These datas are statistics for the month of december from weather reports for many years. The percentage indicates the probability of having the weather mentioned.

Weather details in december

December is one of the best times to visit Central America. It will be an opportunity to discover the various festivities with the complicity of a climate throughout December in Costa Rica that is characterized by beautiful sunny days thanks to the regression of temperatures and rain. Regardless of the destination, except for the city of Puerto Jiménez, one will spend unforgettable moments.

Costa Rican East Coast in December

The rains regress at the same time as the temperatures vary between 23° C and 32° C. A pleasant atmosphere accompanies the sun that enhances the day, because the rains are rare. Whether for a relaxing vacation by the sea or for discovery tours, the climatic conditions of the Caribbean coast will be an assets to an unforgettable trip.

Central Costa Rica in December

Although the rains can still come as a surprise during the day and in the evening, the climatic conditions that have greatly improved will also allow to relax comfortably. Indeed, the heat is pleasant while with the regression of the temperatures, the sunny days become more numerous. Apart from the morning fog, the weather in Costa Rica throughout December is quite acceptable.

The West Coast of Costa Rica in December

With temperatures varying between 20° C and 30° C; a pleasant heat characterizes the weather throughout December in Costa Rica. Moreover, the removal of the rain favors the climatic conditions which are manifested on sunny days, allowing vacationers to indulge in all kinds of relaxing activities, regardless of the destination chosen.



Where to go in Costa Rica in december?

Where to go in Costa Rica in december: destination map

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Where should you go in Costa Rica in december when it comes to the weather?

Remember:
The climate in Costa Rica in december is good across the board.

warning in december the weather varied depending on the city and regions of the country.

You are lucky: It is not ideal 100%, but the weather in Costa Rica that month is pretty good in Puntarenas, Puerto Limón, Montezuma, Tamarindo, Monteverde and Liberia (Guanacaste). I allows to enjoy sightseeing in these areas. And even why not take a little time to take a nap at the pool under the sun!

If you do not go lazing in the sun, but, for example for cultural tours or hiking, the cities of Escazu, Alajuela, Uvita, San Jose, Quepos and Heredia have a OK but just acceptable weather for this kind of activity in december. Eventually, avoid going because the climate is frankly unfavorable.


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Climate in Costa Rica in december

Climate in San Jose in december

In the month of december, the mean temperature in San Jose is 67°F (maximum temperature is 76°F and minimum temperature is 59°F). The climate pleasant here in december. With 5.2in over 14 days, rainfall can happen throughout your stay. But this is moderate and you will not be too bothered by it.
With a correct climate, the month of december is okay (but not the best time) for traveling there.

December
Average temperature 67°F
Highest temperature 76°F
Lowest temperature 59°F
Rainfall 5.2in
Number of days with rainfall 14 day(s)
(46%)
Humidity 90%
Daily sunshine hours 12
Cloud cover 45%
Length of day 11:33
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in San Jose in december

Climate in Montezuma in december

In the month of december, the mean temperature in Montezuma is 79°F (maximum temperature is 86°F and minimum temperature is 72°F). The climate is burning in that area in this month. With barely 1.5in over 8 days, rainfall is infrequent during your vacations.
With a good weather, december is an advisable month to go in Montezuma.

December
Average temperature 79°F
Highest temperature 86°F
Lowest temperature 72°F
Rainfall 1.5in
Number of days with rainfall 8 day(s)
(25%)
Humidity 83%
Daily sunshine hours 12
Cloud cover 18%
Length of day 11:34
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Montezuma in december

Climate in Puerto Limón in december

In the month of december, the mean temperature in Puerto Limón is 81°F (maximum temperature is 88°F and minimum temperature is 76°F). The climate is very hot in that area in december. With 6.8in over 14 days, you risk getting wet slightly for your trip. But this is pretty moderate and it is only of temporary showers.
With a good weather, the month of december is an advisable month to go in Puerto Limón in Costa Rica.

December
Average temperature 81°F
Highest temperature 88°F
Lowest temperature 76°F
Sea temperature 83°F
Rainfall 6.8in
Number of days with rainfall 14 day(s)
(46%)
Humidity 75%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 42%
Length of day 11:33
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Puerto Limón in december

Climate in Puntarenas in december

In the month of december, the mean temperature in Puntarenas is 79°F (maximum temperature is 88°F and minimum temperature is 72°F). The climate is burning in this city in this month. With 1.3in over 5 days, it rains very little for your holidays.
With good weather conditions, december is an advisable month to go in this locality in Costa Rica.

December
Average temperature 79°F
Highest temperature 88°F
Lowest temperature 72°F
Sea temperature 83°F
Rainfall 1.3in
Number of days with rainfall 5 day(s)
(17%)
Humidity 80%
Daily sunshine hours 12
Cloud cover 19%
Length of day 11:33
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Puntarenas in december

Climate in Tamarindo in december

In the month of december, the mean temperature in Tamarindo is 81°F (maximum temperature is 88°F and minimum temperature is 74°F). The climate is burning here in december. It rains very rarely during december. You will not get wet for your stay!
With good weather conditions, december is an advisable month to go in this locality.

December
Average temperature 81°F
Highest temperature 88°F
Lowest temperature 74°F
Rainfall 0.4in
Number of days with rainfall 2 day(s)
(6%)
Humidity 84%
Daily sunshine hours 12
Cloud cover 15%
Length of day 11:32
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Tamarindo in december

All cities in Costa Rica in december

San Jose in decembergood weather
Montezuma in decembergood weather
Puerto Limón in decembergood weather
Puntarenas in decembergood weather
Tamarindo in decembergood weather
Alajuela in decembergood weather
Escazu in decembergood weather
Heredia in decembergood weather
La Cruz in decembergood weather
Liberia (Guanacaste) in decemberperfect weather
Monteverde in decembergood weather
Puerto Jiménez in decembertolerable weather
Quepos in decembergood weather
Uvita in decembergood weather
Atenas in decembergood weather
Belen in decembergood weather
Canas in decembergood weather
Desamparados in decembergood weather
Esparza in decembergood weather
Guacimo in decembergood weather
Guapiles in decembergood weather
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Weather data for Costa Rica in december:

Weather data for Costa Rica in december is derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Costa Rica. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Costa Rica can vary slightly from year to year, but these predictions should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags and check when is the best time to go to Costa Rica.


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