Weather In Costa Rica


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Weather In Costa Rica

  1. 1. Weather In Costa RicaCosta Rica is really a small country situated north of the equator. It experiences a diverse and wide-ranging temperate tropical climate manifested by two seasons , the dry and also the wet. Though thisparticular country is around the actual vicinity of the equator, Costa Rica has no actual winter orsummer period, and it is sunny there most of the time. The sun rises early at around five am, andusually models about 6 pm constantly the whole period of the year, which makes upward almost 12several hours of sunshine every day.The dry season in Costa Rica is actually believed to be during the months of December throughoutApril. Costa Rica encounters little or no rain at this period. Meanwhile the actual wet season isthroughout the months of may to November, with a temperature of twenty one to 27 levels Celsius or70 to 80 levels Fahrenheit. The country encounters heaviest rainfall mainly during September andOctober.Costa Rica is divided into six climatic zones: north Zone, Central valley , North Pacific, central Pacific,South pacific , and Caribbean. The variety of elevations at which different parts of the country islocated s the reason for the diversity within Costa Ricas weather.Northern Zone may be the countryside part of the area , which is quite less populated that includesthe provinces of Guanacaste, Alajuela and Limon. The larger parts of this area have an averagetemperature around mid to higher teens Celsius, while the lower parts have mid to higher 20s Celsiusthroughout every season. Rainfall in the lowland averages to about 100 inches, whereas in themountains it is about 140 inches.Central valley region includes the actual provinces of San Jose, Cartago, Heredia and Alajuela. Theactual climate in this area ranges from warm to dry to humid and chilly that depends on where youare situated. The high elevations such as on the foothills of the Poas Volcano that averages to atemperature of seventeen.4 degrees Celsius or 62 levels Fahrenheit. The rainfall in this side from thevalley is 127 inches year round.North Pacific includes part of the province of Guanacaste, the western area of Alajuela, and the northsection of the Puntarenas Province. This area is considered to be the actual sunniest region and oneof the most visited because of its amazing beaches. NOrthern Pacific experiences yearly temperatureof twenty-eight degrees Celsius or even 82 degrees Fahrenheit.The coastal area of Central pacific includes parts of the actual provinces of Puntarenas and SanJose, as well as the beaches Jaco, Dominical, Uvita, and Quepos. This area usually has an averageheat of 32 levels Celsius throughout the year. The actual dry season finishes from January to March,which makes el born area experience very warm temperature until the month of May.The South Pacific area includes the parts of Puntarenas. This part of the region has a diverse dry andrainy season. The heat averages from higher 20s to low 30s degrees Celsius throughout the year.October may be the wettest month of the year , while February may be the driest.Caribbean is easily the most humid and rainiest area of Costa Rica. Because of the humidity causedby someplace sunny and warm Sea, heavy showers sporadically last for a couple of days. The
  2. 2. average temperature within the coastal area is in the upper 20s degree Celsius or low 80s degreeFahrenheit. This area experiences the hottest temperature on the months of May, june and October,while lower temperatures throughout December through feb.Uvita Costa Rica