Weather in Punta Leona, Herradura, Costa Rica in December

So you're interested in going to Punta Leona, Herradura, Costa Rica in December

December is a hot and dry time for sunbathing in Punta Leona. December is a good month for swimming in Punta Leona with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Punta Leona in the months of January, February, March, April, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for December.

Temperature in Punta Leona in December

The average maximum temperature in Punta Leona in December is 31°. The average maximum temperature is 30° in the previous month and 31° in the next month.

The average temperature in Punta Leona in December is 26°. The average temperature ranges is 25° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Punta Leona in December is 21°. The minimum temperature is 22° in the previous month and 21° in the next month.

Sunshine in Punta Leona in December

The average day light hours per day in Punta Leona in December are 11.6 and there are 4.5 hours of sunshine per day on average during December making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Punta Leona in December is typically 11 during December. 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.

Sea Temperature in Punta Leona in December

The average sea water temperature in Punta Leona in December is 24.5° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Punta Leona in December

The average total rainfall in Punta Leona in December is 1.2cm and on average there are 6 rainy days in December making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Punta Leona in December

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Punta Leona in December is 19° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 20° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Punta Leona in December is typically 86.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 93.9% in the previous month and 79.8% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Punta Leona in December is typically 68.6%. The average relative humidity is 79% in the previous month and 62.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Punta Leona in December

The average maximum wind speed in Punta Leona in December is typically 29kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 24kmh in the previous month and 32kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Punta Leona in December is typically 15kmh. The average wind speed is 11kmh in the previous month and 20kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Punta Leona in December is from the East.

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