When is the best time to go to Puntarenas?

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

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

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

January 77°F/92°F
4%
0.3in
February 77°F/94°F
11%
0.7in
March 74°F/95°F
8%
0.9in
April 77°F/95°F
33%
3.3in
May 77°F/92°F
79%
11.1in
June 76°F/88°F
87%
14.7in
July 76°F/90°F
80%
14.5in
August 76°F/88°F
81%
13in
September 76°F/88°F
93%
14.5in
October 74°F/86°F
87%
18.3in
November 74°F/86°F
61%
6.5in
December 72°F/88°F
17%
1.3in

Weather and climate in Puntarenas

  • Between january and march the climate is beautiful. By early evening, the temperature averages 85°F and it rains about 0.9in each month.
  • From april to may the climate is correct. It is for example 92°F as maximum temperature in may and it rains about 11.1in each month.
  • Between june and october the climate is very unfavorable. At lunchtime, it's 86°F in average and it rains about 18.3in each month.
  • Between november and december the climate is good. The temperature rises to 88°F and you can expect to have 1.3in of rainfall/month during this period.

Puntarenas : Playa


Charts: temperature and rainfall in Puntarenas

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Puntarenas: 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

Humidity



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