Weather in Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica in August

So you're interested in going to Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica in August

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

Temperature in Nicoya Peninsula in August

The average maximum temperature in Nicoya Peninsula in August is 31°. The average maximum temperature is 31° in the previous month and 31° in the next month.

The average temperature in Nicoya Peninsula in August is 27°. The average temperature ranges is 27° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Nicoya Peninsula in August is 23°. The minimum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

Sunshine in Nicoya Peninsula in August

The average day light hours per day in Nicoya Peninsula in August are 12.4 and there are 5.3 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Nicoya Peninsula in August is typically 13.8 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 Nicoya Peninsula in August

The average sea water temperature in Nicoya Peninsula in August is 27° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Nicoya Peninsula in August

The average total rainfall in Nicoya Peninsula in August is 14cm and on average there are 17 rainy days in August making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Nicoya Peninsula in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Nicoya Peninsula in August is 24° which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan. The dew point is 24° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Nicoya Peninsula in August is typically 94.4%. The maximum relative humidity is 91.6% in the previous month and 96.2% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Nicoya Peninsula in August is typically 76.4%. The average relative humidity is 73.8% in the previous month and 80.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Nicoya Peninsula in August

The average maximum wind speed in Nicoya Peninsula in August is typically 21kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 23kmh in the previous month and 19kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Nicoya Peninsula in August is typically 8kmh. The average wind speed is 10kmh in the previous month and 7kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Nicoya Peninsula in August is from the South East.

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