Weather in Punta Leona, Herradura, Costa Rica in October

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

October is a hot and rainy time for sunbathing in Punta Leona. October 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 October.

Temperature in Punta Leona in October

The average maximum temperature in Punta Leona in October is 29°. The average maximum temperature is 31° in the previous month and 30° in the next month.

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

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

Sunshine in Punta Leona in October

The average day light hours per day in Punta Leona in October are 11.9 and there are 3.9 hours of sunshine per day on average during October making it not a particularly sunny month.

The ultraviolet index in Punta Leona in October is typically 13.1 during October. 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 October

The average sea water temperature in Punta Leona in October is 21.9° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in Punta Leona in October

The average total rainfall in Punta Leona in October is 9.9cm and on average there are 18 rainy days in October making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Punta Leona in October

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Punta Leona in October is 21° 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 dew point is 22° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Punta Leona in October is typically 98.4%. The maximum relative humidity is 98.4% in the previous month and 93.9% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Punta Leona in October is typically 86.9%. The average relative humidity is 85.7% in the previous month and 79% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Punta Leona in October

The average maximum wind speed in Punta Leona in October is typically 21kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 23kmh in the previous month and 24kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Punta Leona in October is typically 8kmh. The average wind speed is 8kmh in the previous month and 11kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Punta Leona in October is from the South West.

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