Beach Weather in Playa Naranjo, Golfo de Papagayo, Costa Rica

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PLAYA NARANJO, GOLFO DE PAPAGAYO, COSTA RICA BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
27°
Swim
Sea
27°
Swim
Sea
19°
Swim
Sea
22°
Swim
Sea
23°
Swim
Sea
25°
Swim
PLAYA NARANJO, GOLFO DE PAPAGAYO, COSTA RICA BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Mon 22nd April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 26° 26° 32° 36° 31° 29° 28°
19% 89% 14% 9% 20% 46% 78% 8%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Tue 23rd April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 25° 25° 31° 35° 34° 30° 28°
7% 8% 4% 28% 28% 30% 89% 4%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Wed 24th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25° 25° 25° 32° 35° 33° 31° 28°
3% 7% 8% 12% 32% 44% 33% 13%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Thu 25th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 26° 25° 32° 35° 35° 31° 27°
17% 16% 12% 11% 23% 19% 15% 12%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Fri 26th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25° 24° 25° 32° 35° 33° 29° 28°
10% 11% 14% 12% 18% 46% 84% 32%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Sat 27th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25° 25° 25° 32° 32° 29° 28° 27°
14% 18% 15% 25% 46% 46% 78% 18%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Sun 28th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25° 24° 24° 32° 35° 31° 28° 27°
4% 5% 4% 5% 16% 28% 21% 23%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Mon 22nd April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
6
kmh
3
kmh
6
kmh
1
kmh
23
kmh
22
kmh
23
kmh
8
kmh
1.2m
1.2m
1.2m
1.2m
1.4m
1.4m
1.3m
1.3m
15.4s 15.5s 15.4s 15.1s 15.0s 15.0s 15.0s 15.1s
Tue 23rd April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
4
kmh
4
kmh
10
kmh
7
kmh
13
kmh
21
kmh
17
kmh
9
kmh
1.3m
1.2m
1.3m
1.3m
1.5m
1.7m
1.5m
1.3m
15.2s 15.2s 15.2s 15.1s 15.3s 15.3s 15.2s 14.8s
Wed 24th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
9
kmh
7
kmh
8
kmh
2
kmh
18
kmh
14
kmh
9
kmh
10
kmh
1.4m
1.2m
0.9m
0.9m
1.1m
0.9m
1.0m
0.8m
14.5s 14.4s 14.3s 14.2s 14.0s 13.7s 13.5s 13.5s
Thu 25th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17
kmh
12
kmh
12
kmh
6
kmh
10
kmh
8
kmh
5
kmh
17
kmh
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
13.4s 13.3s 13.0s 12.8s 12.8s 12.7s 12.6s 12.4s
Fri 26th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
18
kmh
13
kmh
9
kmh
3
kmh
13
kmh
27
kmh
20
kmh
10
kmh
0.7m
0.6m
0.6m
0.6m
0.9m
1.2m
0.7m
0.7m
12.4s 12.2s 11.9s 11.8s 11.8s 11.8s 16.9s 16.6s
Sat 27th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13
kmh
10
kmh
6
kmh
4
kmh
22
kmh
21
kmh
16
kmh
12
kmh
0.7m
1.1m
0.6m
0.6m
1.3m
1.3m
0.8m
0.9m
16.6s 16.6s 16.5s 16.4s 15.8s 15.6s 15.5s 15.5s
Sun 28th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
5
kmh
6
kmh
6
kmh
5
kmh
23
kmh
26
kmh
20
kmh
14
kmh
0.7m
0.7m
1.0m
0.9m
1.1m
1.3m
1.2m
0.7m
15.5s 15.5s 16.2s 14.6s 14.7s 14.8s 15.0s 15.2s
Mon 22nd April
1:55 AM 7:53 AM 2:09 PM 8:21 PM
2.30 0.30 2.60 0.20
Tue 23rd April
2:32 AM 8:27 AM 2:43 PM 8:55 PM
2.40 0.30 2.60 0.10
Wed 24th April
3:07 AM 9:01 AM 3:17 PM 9:29 PM
2.50 0.20 2.70 0.00
Thu 25th April
3:42 AM 9:34 AM 3:51 PM 10:04 PM
2.50 0.20 2.70 0.00
Fri 26th April
4:18 AM 10:09 AM 4:26 PM 10:40 PM
2.50 0.20 2.70 0.00
Sat 27th April
4:55 AM 10:46 AM 5:03 PM 11:18 PM
2.40 0.30 2.60 0.10
Sun 28th April
5:34 AM 11:26 AM 5:43 PM 11:59 PM
2.40 0.30 2.50 0.20
Mon 22nd April
36°
0.0mm
5kmh WNW
35%
Tue 23rd April
36°
0.0mm
13kmh ENE
24%
Wed 24th April
35°
0.0mm
7kmh NNE
19%
Thu 25th April
36°
0.0mm
15kmh ENE
15%
Fri 26th April
35°
0.1mm
10kmh ENE
28%
Sat 27th April
32°
0.0mm
6kmh WNW
32%
Sun 28th April
35°
0.0mm
3kmh NE
13%
Mon 29th April
36°
0.0mm
3kmh WNW
15%
Tue 30th April
36°
0.0mm
3kmh N
14%
Wed 1st May
36°
0.0mm
4kmh NNE
18%
Thu 2nd May
36°
0.0mm
10kmh NE
14%
Fri 3rd May
36°
0.0mm
9kmh NNE
14%
Sat 4th May
36°
0.0mm
19kmh NE
24%
Sun 5th May
34°
0.1mm
17kmh NE
38%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 35° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 26° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day. There will be 2 days of very light rain with an average of 0.1mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 22%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in Playa Naranjo don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Taking a Holiday at Playa Naranjo, Golfo de Papagayo, Guanacaste Region, Costa Rica

A holiday at Playa Naranjo in the Golfo de Papagayo, located in the Guanacaste Region of Costa Rica, is the perfect getaway for those seeking a serene and tranquil beach experience. This picturesque beach is situated within the Santa Rosa National Park, making it an ideal destination for nature lovers and adventure seekers alike. With its pristine waters and lush surroundings, Playa Naranjo offers visitors a unique opportunity to explore Costa Rica's rich biodiversity while enjoying a relaxing beach vacation.

Beach Type

Playa Naranjo features coarse golden sand that stretches along the shoreline, surrounded by verdant vegetation and rocky outcrops. The beach's natural beauty is complemented by its relatively secluded location, ensuring that visitors can enjoy a peaceful atmosphere away from tourist crowds. Although the sand may not be powdery white, the unique landscape more than makes up for it.

The rocky areas near the shore provide excellent opportunities for snorkeling and diving enthusiasts, as these features attract various fish species and other marine life. The presence of coral reefs in some parts of Playa Naranjo further enhances the underwater experience for divers exploring this stunning beach.

Beach Activities

There are several recommended activities at Playa Naranjo that cater to different interests:

  1. Snorkeling and Diving: As mentioned earlier, the rocky areas and coral reefs make this beach an ideal spot for snorkeling and diving enthusiasts eager to discover Costa Rica's diverse marine life.
  2. Surfing: Playa Naranjo is also known as "Witch's Rock," which is famous among surfers for its consistent waves and challenging breaks. Beginners can also find suitable spots to learn surfing.
  3. Hiking: Visitors looking to explore beyond the beach can embark on hiking trails within Santa Rosa National Park, which offer breathtaking views of both land and sea.
  4. Wildlife Watching: The national park surrounding Playa Naranjo is home to various wildlife species, including monkeys, iguanas, and tropical birds. Keep an eye out for these fascinating creatures during your visit.

Accommodations

As Playa Naranjo is located within a national park, there are no beach resorts or hotels directly on the beach. However, visitors can opt for camping within designated areas of Santa Rosa National Park or stay at nearby accommodations outside the park.

Areas to Stay In

  1. Liberia: Liberia is the closest city to Playa Naranjo and offers a range of accommodations, from budget-friendly hostels to luxurious hotels. Staying in Liberia allows visitors easy access to other attractions in the Guanacaste Region.
  2. Golfo de Papagayo: For those seeking luxury beach resorts, the Golfo de Papagayo area boasts several high-end options that cater to discerning travelers. This area is also famous for its stunning beaches and excellent diving spots.

Beach Amenities

Since Playa Naranjo is located within a national park, amenities on the beach itself are limited to preserve its natural environment. However, some facilities are available at Santa Rosa National Park's entrance or nearby areas:

  • Parking
  • Restrooms
  • Picnic areas
  • Camping facilities

While visiting Playa Naranjo in Golfo de Papagayo may require more planning compared to other touristy destinations in Costa Rica, it offers an unparalleled experience of nature and tranquility that is well worth the effort.

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