Beach Weather in Playa Sámara, 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
28°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
27°
Swim
Sea
27°
Swim
Sea
27°
Swim
Sea
27°
Swim
Sea
27°
Swim
Sea
26°
Swim
BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Thu 22nd February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25° 24° 23° 27° 31° 31° 26° 24°
9% 5% 4% 4% 7% 7% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Fri 23rd February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
23° 22° 22° 28° 30° 30° 25° 24°
0% 2% 0% 2% 5% 4% 5% 9%
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 24th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24° 23° 23° 29° 32° 31° 27° 25°
6% 3% 2% 0% 0% 0% 4% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Sun 25th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24° 24° 23° 28° 31° 31° 27° 25°
0% 0% 2% 5% 13% 11% 11% 5%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Mon 26th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24° 23° 23° 28° 31° 32° 27° 25°
4% 2% 8% 11% 17% 23% 9% 14%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Tue 27th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25° 24° 23° 29° 31° 31° 28° 26°
9% 9% 6% 5% 9% 11% 12% 4%
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 28th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24° 23° 23° 29° 31° 30° 27° 26°
2% 3% 2% 4% 10% 11% 16% 5%
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 22nd February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24
kmh
30
kmh
26
kmh
11
kmh
2
kmh
12
kmh
8
kmh
5
kmh
1.5m
1.4m
1.4m
1.3m
1.1m
1.2m
1.1m
1.0m
17.4s 17.1s 16.4s 16.1s 6.7s 6.8s 15.8s 15.7s
Fri 23rd February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
2
kmh
5
kmh
6
kmh
6
kmh
7
kmh
10
kmh
12
kmh
8
kmh
1.1m
1.1m
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
1.1m
1.1m
15.5s 14.9s 11.7s 14.2s 15.0s 15.7s 15.8s 15.7s
Sat 24th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
7
kmh
6
kmh
10
kmh
9
kmh
12
kmh
14
kmh
12
kmh
10
kmh
1.0m
1.0m
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
14.9s 14.7s 14.6s 14.5s 14.4s 14.3s 14.2s 14.0s
Sun 25th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
8
kmh
16
kmh
19
kmh
17
kmh
2
kmh
13
kmh
14
kmh
3
kmh
1.0m
1.2m
1.2m
1.1m
0.8m
0.7m
1.0m
0.9m
13.7s 13.5s 13.3s 13.2s 6.2s 6.4s 5.6s 5.2s
Mon 26th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11
kmh
14
kmh
14
kmh
16
kmh
5
kmh
16
kmh
14
kmh
18
kmh
1.2m
1.2m
1.3m
1.2m
0.5m
1.1m
1.0m
0.9m
14.7s 14.8s 15.0s 15.7s 6.4s 15.9s 15.8s 15.2s
Tue 27th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16
kmh
12
kmh
17
kmh
14
kmh
4
kmh
11
kmh
10
kmh
3
kmh
1.1m
1.1m
1.1m
1.1m
0.8m
0.8m
0.9m
0.8m
14.6s 14.6s 14.6s 14.5s 14.5s 14.3s 13.9s 13.5s
Wed 28th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12
kmh
15
kmh
9
kmh
8
kmh
4
kmh
15
kmh
10
kmh
5
kmh
0.8m
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
0.8m
0.9m
0.8m
0.7m
13.4s 13.3s 13.3s 13.3s 13.2s 13.2s 13.1s 13.1s
Thu 22nd February
1:27 AM 7:48 AM 2:04 PM 8:07 PM
2.30 0.30 2.30 0.50
Fri 23rd February
2:15 AM 8:30 AM 2:45 PM 8:48 PM
2.40 0.20 2.40 0.30
Sat 24th February
2:55 AM 9:06 AM 3:22 PM 9:24 PM
2.50 0.10 2.50 0.20
Sun 25th February
3:32 AM 9:39 AM 3:55 PM 9:58 PM
2.50 0.10 2.60 0.20
Mon 26th February
4:07 AM 10:10 AM 4:28 PM 10:31 PM
2.60 0.00 2.70 0.10
Tue 27th February
4:41 AM 10:41 AM 4:59 PM 11:04 PM
2.60 0.00 2.70 0.10
Wed 28th February
5:14 AM 11:12 AM 5:31 PM 11:38 PM
2.50 0.10 2.70 0.10
Thu 22nd February
31°
0.0mm
3kmh NNW
4%
Fri 23rd February
31°
0.0mm
10kmh SW
3%
Sat 24th February
32°
0.0mm
9kmh WSW
1%
Sun 25th February
32°
0.0mm
4kmh SE
5%
Mon 26th February
32°
0.0mm
8kmh NNE
11%
Tue 27th February
31°
0.0mm
9kmh S
8%
Wed 28th February
31°
0.0mm
10kmh SSW
6%
Thu 29th February
31°
0.0mm
12kmh SW
8%
Fri 1st March
32°
0.0mm
9kmh SSE
11%
Sat 2nd March
32°
0.0mm
6kmh SE
13%
Sun 3rd March
31°
0.0mm
4kmh ESE
5%
Mon 4th March
32°
0.0mm
7kmh SSW
4%
Tue 5th March
32°
0.0mm
9kmh SSW
4%
Wed 6th March
32°
0.0mm
13kmh S
4%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 32° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 29° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day. There will be no rainy days at all. Average cloud cover will be 6%.

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

Taking a Holiday at Playa Sámara, Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica

Playa Sámara, located on the stunning Nicoya Peninsula in Costa Rica, is a popular beach destination for travelers seeking an idyllic vacation. This picturesque beach offers a perfect combination of relaxation and adventure, with its golden sand, lush surroundings, and a range of activities to enjoy.

Beach Type

Playa Sámara boasts a beautiful stretch of golden sand that's perfect for sunbathing and leisurely walks along the shoreline. The beach is relatively flat with gentle waves making it ideal for families and those who prefer calmer waters. Offshore, you'll find some rocky areas and coral reefs that create an interesting environment for snorkeling and diving. These natural structures attract a variety of marine life, making underwater exploration particularly exciting.

Beach Activities

There are plenty of activities to enjoy at Playa Sámara. Some popular options include:

  1. Snorkeling and Diving: With its nearby coral reefs and rocky areas, Playa Sámara is an excellent spot for snorkeling and diving enthusiasts to explore the vibrant underwater world.

  2. Surfing: While the waves at Playa Sámara are generally gentle, there are some breaks that offer good surfing opportunities for beginners and intermediate surfers.

  3. Kayaking: Rent a kayak to explore the calm waters around Playa Sámara or join a guided tour to discover nearby beaches such as Playa Barrigona or Isla Chora.

  4. Horseback Riding: Explore the surrounding area by horseback with guided tours available on the beach or through local tour operators.

  5. Sunset Watching: The sunsets at Playa Sámara are truly breathtaking; make sure to catch one during your stay.

Accommodations

Playa Sámara offers various accommodation options ranging from budget-friendly hostels to luxurious beachfront resorts. Some popular choices include:

Areas to Stay In

The main area to stay in is the town of Sámara, which is located right by the beach. This charming town offers a variety of restaurants, shops, and accommodations within walking distance of the beach. For a more secluded experience, consider staying in nearby towns such as Nosara or Punta Islita.

Beach Amenities

Playa Sámara offers a range of amenities to make your beach day enjoyable:

  • Public restrooms
  • Beachfront restaurants and bars
  • Beach chair and umbrella rentals
  • Watersports equipment rentals (kayaks, surfboards, snorkeling gear)
  • Lifeguards during high season (December-April)

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