Beach Weather in Ballena Bay, Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica

BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
27°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
27°
Swim
Sea
27°
Swim
Sea
27°
Swim
BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 25° 25° 28° 30° 29° 28° 27°
0% 0% 4% 5% 0% 5% 7% 17%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 25° 25° 28° 29° 29° 28° 27°
77% 72% 6% 2% 6% 17% 18% 31%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 25° 25° 28° 29° 29° 28° 27°
73% 82% 10% 11% 11% 5% 14% 14%
0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 26° 25° 28° 29° 29° 28° 27°
13% 78% 83% 10% 11% 7% 9% 20%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.2mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 26° 25° 28° 29° 29° 28° 27°
6% 18% 15% 8% 6% 2% 15% 33%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Wed 6th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 25° 25° 28° 29° 29° 28° 27°
21% 16% 5% 3% 3% 6% 24% 21%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Thu 7th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 26° 25° 29° 29° 29° 28° 27°
17% 41% 39% 17% 11% 13% 63% 83%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11
kmh
12
kmh
10
kmh
9
kmh
15
kmh
22
kmh
12
kmh
4
kmh
0.6m
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.8m
0.8m
0.5m
0.7m
12.0s 11.7s 11.4s 8.8s 8.9s 8.8s 15.6s 14.8s
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
5
kmh
12
kmh
11
kmh
5
kmh
17
kmh
20
kmh
15
kmh
3
kmh
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.6m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
8.7s 8.5s 8.4s 8.3s 8.3s 8.5s 17.7s 17.7s
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
9
kmh
10
kmh
10
kmh
8
kmh
14
kmh
22
kmh
12
kmh
1
kmh
1.1m
1.1m
1.1m
1.0m
1.1m
1.1m
1.0m
1.1m
17.6s 17.5s 17.1s 16.3s 16.1s 16.0s 16.0s 15.9s
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
4
kmh
9
kmh
11
kmh
5
kmh
16
kmh
21
kmh
13
kmh
4
kmh
0.8m
1.1m
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
0.9m
0.7m
0.6m
15.8s 15.7s 15.5s 14.9s 14.6s 14.5s 14.5s 14.4s
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
4
kmh
10
kmh
11
kmh
5
kmh
14
kmh
23
kmh
15
kmh
2
kmh
0.7m
0.9m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.9m
0.7m
0.7m
14.4s 14.4s 14.3s 14.2s 13.9s 13.4s 13.3s 13.2s
Wed 6th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
6
kmh
9
kmh
10
kmh
5
kmh
19
kmh
21
kmh
14
kmh
2
kmh
0.7m
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.7m
0.8m
0.6m
0.6m
13.2s 13.1s 13.0s 13.0s 13.1s 13.1s 13.3s 13.9s
Thu 7th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
3
kmh
4
kmh
8
kmh
5
kmh
15
kmh
23
kmh
14
kmh
4
kmh
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.6m
0.9m
0.8m
1.0m
0.9m
14.2s 14.4s 15.1s 15.7s 15.8s 15.7s 15.4s 14.2s
Fri 1st March
12:13 AM 6:22 AM 12:17 PM 6:38 PM
0.20 2.30 0.30 2.50
Sat 2nd March
12:50 AM 7:00 AM 12:54 PM 7:17 PM
0.30 2.20 0.40 2.40
Sun 3rd March
1:33 AM 7:44 AM 1:37 PM 8:03 PM
0.40 2.00 0.50 2.30
Mon 4th March
2:24 AM 8:40 AM 2:32 PM 9:04 PM
0.50 1.90 0.60 2.20
Tue 5th March
3:27 AM 9:51 AM 3:43 PM 10:17 PM
0.50 1.90 0.70 2.20
Wed 6th March
4:40 AM 11:08 AM 5:03 PM 11:33 PM
0.50 2.00 0.60 2.20
Thu 7th March
5:51 AM 12:16 PM 6:16 PM
0.40 2.20 0.40
Fri 1st March
30°
0.0mm
14kmh SSW
4%
Sat 2nd March
29°
0.0mm
15kmh SSW
28%
Sun 3rd March
29°
0.1mm
14kmh SSW
27%
Mon 4th March
29°
0.2mm
13kmh SSW
28%
Tue 5th March
29°
0.0mm
13kmh SSW
12%
Wed 6th March
29°
0.0mm
15kmh SW
12%
Thu 7th March
29°
0.1mm
11kmh SSW
35%
Fri 8th March
30°
0.1mm
17kmh SW
42%
Sat 9th March
30°
0.0mm
13kmh SSW
25%
Sun 10th March
30°
0.0mm
14kmh SSW
39%
Mon 11th March
30°
0.1mm
15kmh SW
40%
Tue 12th March
30°
0.0mm
13kmh SSW
13%
Wed 13th March
30°
0.2mm
14kmh SSW
30%
Thu 14th March
31°
0.0mm
15kmh S
34%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 30° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 28° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day. There will be 6 days of very light rain with an average of 0.1mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 26%.

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

Taking a Holiday at Ballena Bay, Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica

Visiting the beautiful Ballena Bay in Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica, is a perfect holiday getaway for beach lovers. This tropical paradise offers visitors a chance to experience the unspoiled beauty of the Pacific coastline and immerse themselves in the rich biodiversity of the region.

Beach Type

The beach at Ballena Bay features soft and powdery yellow sand with some rocky areas, making it ideal for sunbathing, swimming, and exploring tide pools. While it may not have the pure white sands found at other tropical beaches, its natural beauty more than makes up for it. The presence of rocks and reef formations near the shore provides an excellent opportunity for snorkeling and diving enthusiasts as these provide habitats for various marine species.

Beach Activities

Popular beach activities at Ballena Bay include:

  • Swimming: The calm waters make it an excellent spot for swimmers of all skill levels.
  • Snorkeling & Diving: The presence of rocks and reefs near the shore makes this location perfect for observing marine life.
  • Surfing: Ballena Bay offers consistent waves suitable for beginner to intermediate surfers.
  • Fishing: Try your hand at catching local fish species from the shore or on a fishing tour.
  • Boat Tours & Wildlife Watching: Explore nearby mangroves, caves, and islands while keeping an eye out for dolphins, whales, and sea turtles.

Accommodations

Visitors to Ballena Bay can choose from a range of accommodations to suit their preferences. Some popular options include:

  • Playa Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge: This eco-lodge is located within a 165-acre private preserve with access to both the beach and rainforest.
  • Aguila de Osa Inn: This boutique hotel offers comfortable rooms overlooking Drake Bay and organizes boat tours to explore nearby Corcovado National Park.

Areas to Stay In

Some recommended areas to stay in near Ballena Bay are:

  • Uvita: This small town offers a variety of accommodations, restaurants, and shops. It is also close to Marino Ballena National Park, known for its famous whale tail-shaped sandbar.
  • Ojochal: This quaint village is a great base for exploring the South Pacific coast and offers various lodging options, including eco-lodges and boutique hotels.
  • Dominical: A laid-back surf town with a beautiful beach, Dominical offers various accommodation options and is a great place to enjoy local cuisine.

Beach Amenities

Ballena Bay offers visitors several amenities to ensure their comfort during their beach holiday:

  • Public restrooms and showers
  • Beachfront bars and restaurants
  • Lifeguards on duty during peak season
  • Umbrella and chair rentals
  • Parking lots near the beach

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