Annual average weather for Punta Leona, Herradura, Costa Rica

Annual Temperature for Punta Leona

The hottest month in Punta Leona is March when the average maximum temperature is 33°, average temperature is 26° and average minimum temperature is 23°.

The coolest month in Punta Leona is January when the average maximum temperature is 31°, average temperature is 25° and average minimum temperature is 21°.

Annual Sunshine for Punta Leona

The longest days in Punta Leona are in June, with an average of 12.7 hours of daylight per day. January has the shortest days with an average of 11.6 hours of daylight per day.

The sunniest days in Punta Leona are in January which has the most hours of sunshine per day with an average of 6.2 hours of sunshine per day, making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover. October has the least sunshine with an average of 3.9 hours of sunshine per day, making it not a particularly sunny month.

The ultraviolet index is the highest in April when it reaches 15.4 and lowest in December when it reaches 11.

An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Annual Sea Temperature for Punta Leona

The warmest sea water temperatures in Punta Leona are found in April when they peak at 29° and lowest in September when they dip to 19°.

The sea is best for swimming between December and August when the temperature is above 26° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Annual Rainfall for Punta Leona

The wettest month in Punta Leona is September with 15cm of rain and the most days of rain with 20 days with some rain, a wet time to visit the beach.

The driest month in Punta Leona is January with 0.0cm of rain and February has the fewest days of rain with 1 days with some rain, an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

Annual Humidity for Punta Leona

The most humid month in Punta Leona is June with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 22° which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan.

The least humid month in Punta Leona is February with a dew point of 17° which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some.

Annual Wind Speed for Punta Leona

The most windy month in Punta Leona is March when the average maximum windspeed is 33kmh and the average wind speed is 19kmh.

The least windy month in Punta Leona is October when the average maximum windspeed is 21kmh and the average wind speed is 8kmh.

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