Weather in Puntarenas in august 2021

The weather in Puntarenas in the month of august comes from statistical datas on the past years. You can view the weather statistics for all the month, but also navigating through the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Puntarenas in august

These charts show the evolution of average minimum/maximum temperatures as well as average daily precipitation volume in Puntarenas in august.

Climate of Puntarenas in august

The climate of Puntarenas in august is tolerable

In august in Puntarenas, the climate is wet (with 13in of rainfall over 25 days). It should be noted an improvement from the previous month since in july it receives an average of 14.5in of rainfall over 25 days.

The climate quite nice here august. The thermometer averaged maximum of 88°F. On average, the recorded minimum temperature is 76°F. Thus, the mean temperature average in august in Puntarenas is 81°F. Note that seasonal normals are in contrast with those observed in Puntarenas in the month of august with a maximum record of 97°F in 2014 and a minimum record of 63°F in 2009. You can hope to have about 14 days with temperatures over 86°F, or 45 of the month.

On this month of august, day length in Puntarenas is generally 12:26. Sunrise is at 05:31 and sunset is at 17:57.

August: another location in Costa Rica?

If you want to go to Costa Rica in august, there are destinations with better weather than Puntarenas:

In august, Puerto Limón, Guacimo, Guapiles and Siquirres have good weather.

more information about Costa Rica's weather in august

Seasonal average climate and temperature of Puntarenas in august

Check below seasonal norms These statistics are set from the weather statements of the past years of august.

Outside temperature
Average temperature 81°F
Highest temperature 88°F
Lowest temperature 76°F
Highest record temperature 97°F
Lowest record temperature 63°F
Number of days at +86°F 14 day(s)
Number of days at +65°F 31 day(s)
Sea temperature
Average sea temperature 85°F
Lowest sea temperature 83°F
Highest sea temperature 86°F
Wind speed 10km/h
Wind temperature 76°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 13in
Number of days with rainfall 25 day(s)
Record daily rainfall 2.9in
Other climate data
Humidity 86%
Visibility 8.96km
Cloud cover 38%
UV index 7
Daily sunshine hours 12
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 05:31
Time of sunset 17:57
Length of day 12:26
Our opinion about the weather in august
Our opinion at tolerable

How was the weather last august?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Puntarenas in august 2020:

Partly Cloudy
79°F to 85°F
Partly Cloudy
79°F to 86°F
Patchy rain nearby
77°F to 85°F
Patchy rain nearby
79°F to 85°F
Patchy rain nearby
79°F to 85°F
Moderate or heavy rain shower
70°F to 81°F
Patchy rain nearby
74°F to 83°F
Partly Cloudy
74°F to 85°F
Partly Cloudy
79°F to 85°F
Patchy rain nearby
77°F to 85°F
Partly Cloudy
74°F to 81°F
Partly Cloudy
77°F to 85°F
Partly Cloudy
72°F to 83°F
Partly Cloudy
77°F to 85°F
Heavy rain
65°F to 79°F
Light rain shower
70°F to 79°F
Partly Cloudy
76°F to 83°F
Patchy rain nearby
77°F to 85°F
Light rain shower
77°F to 85°F
Light drizzle
76°F to 83°F
Light rain shower
74°F to 79°F
Heavy rain at times
67°F to 77°F
Light rain shower
67°F to 79°F
Light rain shower
70°F to 77°F
Patchy rain nearby
70°F to 81°F
Heavy rain
76°F to 79°F
Torrential rain shower
67°F to 77°F
Patchy rain nearby
70°F to 81°F
Patchy rain nearby
77°F to 83°F
Partly Cloudy
77°F to 83°F
Patchy rain nearby
76°F to 83°F

Map: other cities in Costa Rica in august

Click over cities on the map for information about the weather in august.

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Cities near Puntarenas:

San Jose in augustvery bad weather
Tamarindo in augusttolerable weather
Montezuma in augusttolerable weather
Puerto Limón in augustgood weather
Liberia (Guanacaste) in augusttolerable weather
Monteverde in augusttolerable weather
Quepos in augusttolerable weather
Heredia in augustvery bad weather
Escazu in augustvery bad weather
Alajuela in augusttolerable weather
Costa Rica in august: See full list of cities

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Weather data for Puntarenas in august:

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

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