Weather in Playa Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica in August

So you're interested in going to Playa Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica in August

August is a hot and rainy time for sunbathing in Playa Manuel Antonio. August is an excellent month for swimming in Playa Manuel Antonio with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Playa Manuel Antonio in the months of January, February, March, April, for the best beach weather.

August sees the return of the rainy season, with showers becoming more frequent. However, there are still sunny periods for swimming and sunbathing. Snorkeling and diving can be enjoyed on clearer days, but visibility may be affected by the rain. Surfing conditions remain good, with consistent waves and swells. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Crowds in Playa Manuel Antonio in August

August continues the green season in Costa Rica, with fewer tourists visiting the country. The beach at Playa Manuel Antonio is generally less crowded during this month. The weather can be a mix of sunny and rainy days, but the rain typically falls in the late afternoon or evening.

Temperature in Playa Manuel Antonio in August

The average maximum temperature in Playa Manuel Antonio in August is 30°. The average maximum temperature is 30° in the previous month and 31° in the next month.

The average temperature in Playa Manuel Antonio in August is 25°. The average temperature ranges is 25° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Playa Manuel Antonio in August is 23°. The minimum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

Sunshine in Playa Manuel Antonio in August

The average day light hours per day in Playa Manuel Antonio in August are 12.4 and there are 5.1 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Playa Manuel Antonio in August is typically 14.1 during August. 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 Playa Manuel Antonio in August

The average sea water temperature in Playa Manuel Antonio in August is 26.7° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Playa Manuel Antonio in August

The average total rainfall in Playa Manuel Antonio in August is 25.1cm and on average there are 19 rainy days in August making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Playa Manuel Antonio in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Playa Manuel Antonio in August is 20° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 20° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Playa Manuel Antonio in August is typically 90%. The maximum relative humidity is 87.4% in the previous month and 93.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Playa Manuel Antonio in August is typically 73%. The average relative humidity is 72% in the previous month and 75.9% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Playa Manuel Antonio in August

The average maximum wind speed in Playa Manuel Antonio in August is typically 25kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 26kmh in the previous month and 24kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Playa Manuel Antonio in August is typically 14kmh. The average wind speed is 15kmh in the previous month and 12kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Playa Manuel Antonio in August is from the East-Northeast.

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