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Costa Rica Weather-What’s The Weather Like When You Visit Costa Rica

Discover the Best Times to Visit Costa Rica and What to Expect in Each Season

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COSTA RICA'S TYPICAL WEATHER: UNDERSTANDING THE WEATHER TO PLAN YOUR DREAM VACATION

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Region Dry Season Rainy Season Weather Facts
Central Valley December to April May to November Mild climate with warm days and cooler nights.
Guancaste December to April May to November Hottest and driest region.
Nicoya Peninsula December to April May to November A warm and dry climate, similar to Guancaste.
Central Pacific December to April May to November Warm and humid, with frequent afternoon showers from May.
South Pacific January to April May to December One of the wettest regions. Heavy rain from May to December
Caribbean March to April and September to October November to February, May to August Rain is more evenly distributed. Best weather is in March-April and September-October.

Weather Patterns In Costa Rica

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Central Valley Weather Patterns

Caribbean Coastal Plain Weather patterns

Pacific Coast Weather Patterns

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COSTA RICA WEATHER BY MONTH

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WEATHER FORECAST FOR COSTA RICA

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Rainfall in Costa Rica

When is Dry Weather in Costa Rica?

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The Guancaste Region During The Dry Season

The South Pacific And Osa Peninsula During the Dry Season

The Caribbean Cost During The Dry Season

Central Valley During The Dry Season

Duration of Dry Weather in Costa Rica

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What Can I Expect During The Rainy Season In Costa Rica?

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Green Season In Costa Rica

Transition Months Between Dry And Rainy Seasons

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How Does The Weather Vary Across Different Regions Of Costa Rica?

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When Is The Best Time To Visit Costa Rica Based On The Weather?

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Andrea Cruz - Costa Rican Travel Guide

Andrea is a seasoned traveler and an expert on Costa Rica. She has spent a number of years travelling around Costa Rica and exploring it's natural wanders. Andrea is an avid birdwatcher and loves spending time outdoors.

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