When is the best time to go to Puerto Jiménez?

When is the best time to go to Puerto Jiménez? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Puerto Jiménez are January, February and March
  • On average, the warmest months are January, February, March, April, May and December
  • The rainiest months are May, June, July, August, September and October
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round

Annual weather in Puerto Jiménez

For full information about the climate and weather in Puerto Jiménez a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 70°F/88°F
February 70°F/90°F
March 72°F/90°F
April 76°F/90°F
May 76°F/86°F
June 76°F/85°F
July 76°F/85°F
August 76°F/85°F
September 76°F/85°F
October 74°F/83°F
November 74°F/83°F
December 72°F/85°F

Weather and climate in Puerto Jiménez

Puerto Jiménez enjoys an equatorial (or tropical rainforest) climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Puerto Jiménez is 86°F (ranging from 83°F in october to 90°F in march). Annual rainfall is 188.4in, with a minimum of 3.5in in february and a maximum of 25.6in in october.
  • From january to march the climate is okay. the thermometer goes up to 90°F°C and it rains in march about 3.9in.
  • From april to december the climate is very bad. the thermometer goes up to 85°F°C and it rains in december about 8.3in.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Puerto Jiménez

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Puerto Jiménez: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Puerto Jiménez

Find out when Puerto Jiménez has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Puerto Jiménez

  • Very low season in Puerto Jiménez
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: May, June and October.
  • Low season in Puerto Jiménez
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: July, September and November.
  • High season in Puerto Jiménez
    The number of visitors to Puerto Jiménez is high in: February, March, April and August.
  • Peak season in Puerto Jiménez
    The largest number of tourists visiting Puerto Jiménez is during: January and December.

Figure: Visitor index for Puerto Jiménez month by month

Best time for low prices in Puerto Jiménez

Average prices of hotels in Puerto Jiménez month by month

Generally, October is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Puerto Jiménez. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, April is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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Average price of hiring a car in Puerto Jiménez

On average, it costs $ 102 per day to hire a car in Puerto Jiménez. This price varies by $ 49 depending on the month. In may, hiring a car costs an average of $ 81 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in march is $ 130.

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