Weather in Ballena Bay, Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica in August

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

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

Temperature in Ballena Bay in August

The average maximum temperature in Ballena Bay in August is 28°. The average maximum temperature is 28° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

The average temperature in Ballena Bay in August is 23°. The average temperature ranges is 23° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Ballena Bay in August is 19°. The minimum temperature is 19° in the previous month and 19° in the next month.

Sunshine in Ballena Bay in August

The average day light hours per day in Ballena Bay in August are 12.4 and there are 4.5 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Ballena Bay in August is typically 14 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 Ballena Bay in August

The average sea water temperature in Ballena Bay in August is 27.6° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Ballena Bay in August

The average total rainfall in Ballena Bay in August is 4.1cm and on average there are 24.3 rainy days in August making it a very wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Ballena Bay in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Ballena Bay in August is 22° 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 21° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Ballena Bay in August is typically 97.1%. The maximum relative humidity is 94.9% in the previous month and 98.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Ballena Bay in August is typically 82.5%. The average relative humidity is 79.5% in the previous month and 85.7% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Ballena Bay in August

The average maximum wind speed in Ballena Bay in August is typically 23kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 24kmh in the previous month and 23kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Ballena Bay in August is typically 9kmh. The average wind speed is 11kmh in the previous month and 8kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Ballena Bay in August is from the South-Southeast.

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