Weather in Punta Leona, Herradura, Costa Rica in May

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May is a hot and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Punta Leona. May is an excellent month for swimming in Punta Leona with very 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 May.

Temperature in Punta Leona in May

The average maximum temperature in Punta Leona in May is 31°. The average maximum temperature is 33° in the previous month and 30° in the next month.

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

The average minimum temperature in Punta Leona in May is 23°. The minimum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

Sunshine in Punta Leona in May

The average day light hours per day in Punta Leona in May are 12.6 and there are 4.4 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Punta Leona in May is typically 14.4 during May. 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 May

The average sea water temperature in Punta Leona in May is 28.4° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Punta Leona in May

The average total rainfall in Punta Leona in May is 8.1cm and on average there are 14 rainy days in May making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Punta Leona in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Punta Leona in May is 21° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 19° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Punta Leona in May is typically 94.6%. The maximum relative humidity is 85.5% in the previous month and 96.8% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Punta Leona in May is typically 78.9%. The average relative humidity is 66.2% in the previous month and 82.4% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Punta Leona in May

The average maximum wind speed in Punta Leona in May is typically 25kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 29kmh in the previous month and 23kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Punta Leona in May is typically 10kmh. The average wind speed is 14kmh in the previous month and 9kmh in the next month.

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

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