Weather in Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica in October

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

October is a hot and very rainy time for sunbathing in Nicoya Peninsula. October 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 October.

Temperature in Nicoya Peninsula in October

The average maximum temperature in Nicoya Peninsula in October is 30°. The average maximum temperature is 31° in the previous month and 30° in the next month.

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

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

Sunshine in Nicoya Peninsula in October

The average day light hours per day in Nicoya Peninsula in October are 11.9 and there are 4.6 hours of sunshine per day on average during October making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Nicoya Peninsula in October is typically 12.9 during October. 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 October

The average sea water temperature in Nicoya Peninsula in October is 26.9° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Nicoya Peninsula in October

The average total rainfall in Nicoya Peninsula in October is 22.5cm and on average there are 21.1 rainy days in October making it a very wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Nicoya Peninsula in October

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Nicoya Peninsula in October 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 22° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Nicoya Peninsula in October is typically 96.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 96.2% in the previous month and 92.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Nicoya Peninsula in October is typically 82.1%. The average relative humidity is 80.6% in the previous month and 72.1% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Nicoya Peninsula in October

The average maximum wind speed in Nicoya Peninsula in October is typically 18kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 19kmh in the previous month and 23kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Nicoya Peninsula in October is typically 7kmh. The average wind speed is 7kmh in the previous month and 9kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Nicoya Peninsula in October is from the South-Southwest.

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