When is the best time to go to Quepos?

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

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

Annual weather in Quepos

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

January 70°F/85°F
February 74°F/86°F
March 76°F/88°F
April 76°F/86°F
May 76°F/85°F
June 76°F/85°F
July 74°F/85°F
August 74°F/85°F
September 74°F/83°F
October 74°F/81°F
November 72°F/81°F
December 70°F/83°F

Weather and climate in Quepos

Quepos enjoys a tropical monsoon climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Quepos is 85°F (ranging from 81°F in october to 88°F in march). Annual rainfall is 211.7in, with a minimum of 1.9in in february and a maximum of 34.2in in october.
  • Between the months of january and march the climate is good. The temperature rises to 88°F and it rains about 3in each month.
  • In the month of april the climate is passable, but still OK. In average, on the morning it is 77°F and, in april, 14 days of rain are expected.
  • From may to november the climate is the worst possible. By early evening, the temperature averages 74°F and it rains about 74% of the time in november.
  • In the month of december the climate is correct. By early evening, the temperature averages 74°F and it rains about 6in each month.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Quepos

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

Find out when Quepos 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 Quepos

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

Figure: Visitor index for Quepos month by month

Best time for low prices in Quepos

Average prices of hotels in Quepos month by month

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

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Average price of hiring a car in Quepos

On average, it costs $ 74 per day to hire a car in Quepos. This price varies by $ 42 depending on the month. In june, hiring a car costs an average of $ 57 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in february is $ 98.

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