Weather in Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica in January

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

January is a hot and extremely dry time for sunbathing in Nicoya Peninsula. January 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 January.

Temperature in Nicoya Peninsula in January

The average maximum temperature in Nicoya Peninsula in January is 32°. The average maximum temperature is 31° in the previous month and 33° in the next month.

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

The average minimum temperature in Nicoya Peninsula in January is 22°. The minimum temperature is 21° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

Sunshine in Nicoya Peninsula in January

The average day light hours per day in Nicoya Peninsula in January are 11.6 and there are 7.6 hours of sunshine per day on average during January making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Nicoya Peninsula in January is typically 11.6 during January. 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 January

The average sea water temperature in Nicoya Peninsula in January is 27.2° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Nicoya Peninsula in January

The average total rainfall in Nicoya Peninsula in January is 0.3cm and on average there are 0.5 rainy days in January making it an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Nicoya Peninsula in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Nicoya Peninsula in January is 19° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 21° in the previous month and 19° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Nicoya Peninsula in January is typically 77.7%. The maximum relative humidity is 85.1% in the previous month and 75.1% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Nicoya Peninsula in January is typically 54.1%. The average relative humidity is 61.1% in the previous month and 50.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Nicoya Peninsula in January

The average maximum wind speed in Nicoya Peninsula in January is typically 33kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 28kmh in the previous month and 34kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Nicoya Peninsula in January is typically 19kmh. The average wind speed is 14kmh in the previous month and 20kmh in the next month.

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

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