Weather in Central Pacific Region, Costa Rica in May

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May is a hot and rainy time for sunbathing in Central Pacific Region. May is an excellent month for swimming in Central Pacific Region with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Central Pacific Region in the months of January, February, March, April, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Temperature in Central Pacific Region in May

The average maximum temperature in Central Pacific Region in May is 31°. The average maximum temperature is 32° in the previous month and 30° in the next month.

The average temperature in Central Pacific Region 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 Central Pacific Region in May is 23°. The minimum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

Sunshine in Central Pacific Region in May

The average day light hours per day in Central Pacific Region in May are 12.6 and there are 5 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Central Pacific Region 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 Central Pacific Region in May

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

Rainfall in Central Pacific Region in May

The average total rainfall in Central Pacific Region in May is 19.9cm and on average there are 16.5 rainy days in May making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Central Pacific Region in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Central Pacific Region in May is 20° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 19° in the previous month and 21° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Central Pacific Region in May is typically 91.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 81.9% in the previous month and 93.5% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Central Pacific Region in May is typically 75.2%. The average relative humidity is 63.6% in the previous month and 78.1% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Central Pacific Region in May

The average maximum wind speed in Central Pacific Region 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 Central Pacific Region in May is typically 12kmh. The average wind speed is 17kmh in the previous month and 11kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Central Pacific Region in May is from the East-Southeast.

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