Beach Weather in Playa Matapalo, Cabo Matapalo, Costa Rica

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PLAYA MATAPALO, CABO MATAPALO, COSTA RICA BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
27°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
PLAYA MATAPALO, CABO MATAPALO, COSTA RICA BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Mon 15th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24° 24° 24° 28° 28° 27° 25° 24°
56% 66% 81% 53% 80% 56% 60% 60%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.2mm 2.6mm 1.8mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
Tue 16th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24° 23° 24° 28° 28° 26° 25° 24°
33% 72% 28% 82% 72% 85% 63% 91%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.3mm 1.0mm 2.8mm 0.1mm 0.1mm
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
Wed 17th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24° 23° 23° 27° 26° 26° 24° 24°
66% 81% 32% 85% 71% 71% 79% 86%
0.8mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 2.3mm 0.9mm 1.8mm 0.1mm 0.0mm
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
Thu 18th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24° 23° 23° 26° 28° 26° 24° 24°
71% 56% 59% 55% 74% 82% 50% 79%
0.1mm 0.3mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.4mm 2.3mm 2.8mm 1.1mm
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
Fri 19th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
23° 23° 23° 26° 27° 26° 23° 23°
79% 100% 62% 72% 69% 68% 74% 60%
0.3mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.4mm 1.6mm 1.8mm 2.9mm 0.6mm
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
Sat 20th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
23° 23° 23° 26° 27° 26° 24° 23°
53% 55% 47% 71% 52% 60% 53% 53%
0.2mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 1.4mm 1.5mm 0.7mm 1.2mm
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
Sun 21st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
23° 23° 23° 27° 27° 26° 24° 23°
41% 60% 44% 77% 59% 74% 85% 71%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.2mm 1.4mm 2.5mm 1.0mm 0.0mm
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
Mon 15th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
3
kmh
3
kmh
3
kmh
3
kmh
9
kmh
6
kmh
5
kmh
5
kmh
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
9.6s 9.6s 9.7s 9.7s 9.5s 9.5s 9.5s 9.8s
Tue 16th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
5
kmh
4
kmh
4
kmh
4
kmh
9
kmh
7
kmh
4
kmh
3
kmh
0.8m
0.8m
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
1.1m
1.1m
9.8s 9.9s 9.9s 10.0s 10.0s 10.1s 9.9s 9.8s
Wed 17th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
4
kmh
3
kmh
3
kmh
2
kmh
4
kmh
5
kmh
3
kmh
4
kmh
0.8m
0.8m
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
0.9m
9.7s 9.7s 9.7s 6.9s 6.9s 7.0s 7.0s 6.8s
Thu 18th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
4
kmh
4
kmh
3
kmh
0
kmh
6
kmh
9
kmh
5
kmh
3
kmh
1.2m
0.1m
0.1m
1.4m
1.4m
1.4m
1.4m
1.4m
6.7s 6.7s 6.7s 6.8s 6.9s 7.0s 7.1s 7.1s
Fri 19th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
2
kmh
3
kmh
3
kmh
3
kmh
8
kmh
7
kmh
4
kmh
5
kmh
0.1m
0.1m
0.2m
0.1m
0.3m
1.5m
1.4m
1.0m
7.1s 7.2s 7.3s 7.2s 7.1s 7.1s 7.0s 7.0s
Sat 20th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
4
kmh
5
kmh
4
kmh
1
kmh
6
kmh
6
kmh
3
kmh
1
kmh
1.0m
1.0m
0.9m
0.9m
1.2m
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
6.9s 6.9s 6.8s 6.8s 6.8s 6.7s 6.6s 6.6s
Sun 21st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
1
kmh
4
kmh
3
kmh
4
kmh
9
kmh
6
kmh
2
kmh
3
kmh
1.1m
0.8m
0.8m
0.7m
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
6.5s 6.5s 6.5s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s 6.4s
Mon 15th July
2:53 AM 9:11 AM 3:43 PM 9:43 PM
1.00 2.80 1.00 2.40
Tue 16th July
3:44 AM 10:04 AM 4:40 PM 10:42 PM
1.10 2.70 1.00 2.40
Wed 17th July
4:41 AM 10:59 AM 5:38 PM 11:42 PM
1.10 2.80 0.90 2.50
Thu 18th July
5:40 AM 11:55 AM 6:34 PM
1.10 2.80 0.80
Fri 19th July
12:38 AM 6:39 AM 12:49 PM 7:26 PM
2.60 1.00 2.90 0.70
Sat 20th July
1:30 AM 7:35 AM 1:41 PM 8:14 PM
2.70 0.90 3.00 0.60
Sun 21st July
2:18 AM 8:27 AM 2:30 PM 9:00 PM
2.90 0.70 3.20 0.40
Mon 15th July
29°
4.6mm
8kmh SW
64%
Tue 16th July
29°
4.3mm
8kmh SSW
65%
Wed 17th July
27°
5.9mm
4kmh SW
71%
Thu 18th July
28°
7.0mm
6kmh SSW
65%
Fri 19th July
27°
7.8mm
7kmh SSW
73%
Sat 20th July
27°
5.0mm
6kmh SSW
55%
Sun 21st July
27°
5.1mm
8kmh SSW
63%
Mon 22nd July
28°
4.0mm
7kmh SSW
71%
Tue 23rd July
27°
4.5mm
7kmh SSW
70%
Wed 24th July
29°
0.8mm
8kmh SSW
64%
Thu 25th July
28°
2.3mm
9kmh SW
68%
Fri 26th July
28°
4.4mm
7kmh SW
61%
Sat 27th July
28°
9.6mm
6kmh SSW
66%
Sun 28th July
29°
4.3mm
8kmh SSW
72%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 28° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 28° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day. There will be 14 days of light rain with an average of 5.0mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 66%.

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

Taking a Holiday at Playa Matapalo, Cabo Matapalo, Osa Peninsula, South Pacific Region, Costa Rica

Taking a holiday at the beach in Playa Matapalo, Cabo Matapalo, Osa Peninsula, South Pacific Region, Costa Rica is an ideal getaway for those looking to relax and enjoy the natural beauty of the country. This stunning location offers pristine beaches, lush rainforests, and abundant wildlife, making it a perfect destination for beach aficionados and nature enthusiasts alike.

Beach Type

Playa Matapalo features a mix of coarse golden sand and rocky areas along its shoreline. The beach is known for its secluded atmosphere and unspoiled beauty. While the sand may not be powdery white like other popular beaches in Costa Rica, its rustic charm and picturesque surroundings more than make up for it. The rocky areas along the shore provide excellent opportunities for snorkeling and diving, as they attract a variety of marine life.

Beach Activities

Some recommended beach activities at Playa Matapalo include:

  • Snorkeling and Diving: With its rocky areas and nearby coral reefs, Playa Matapalo offers exceptional snorkeling and diving opportunities. You can expect to see various tropical fish species, sea turtles, manta rays, eels, and even sharks.

  • Surfing: Playa Matapalo is known as one of the best surfing spots in Costa Rica due to its consistent waves that cater to surfers of all skill levels.

  • Wildlife Watching: The Osa Peninsula is home to an incredible array of flora and fauna. Visitors can take guided tours through the nearby rainforest or simply enjoy birdwatching along the beach.

  • Hiking: There are several hiking trails in the area that allow visitors to explore the surrounding rainforest or visit nearby waterfalls.

  • Horseback Riding: Guided horseback riding tours are available along the beach or through local trails.

Accommodations

There are several eco-lodges and boutique hotels located near Playa Matapalo that offer beachfront accommodations. Some recommended options include:

  • Lapa Rios Lodge: A luxury eco-lodge that offers stunning ocean views and a variety of nature-focused activities.
  • Encanta La Vida: A boutique hotel that provides comfortable accommodations and easy access to the beach and jungle.
  • Blue Osa Yoga Retreat & Spa: A wellness-focused retreat that offers yoga classes, spa services, and healthy meals.

Areas to Stay In

The best area to stay in near Playa Matapalo is Cabo Matapalo, which is located at the southern tip of the Osa Peninsula. This area offers easy access to the beach as well as a variety of outdoor activities and wildlife tours. Visitors can choose from a range of eco-friendly lodges or boutique hotels that are nestled within the lush rainforest, providing a peaceful and serene getaway.

Beach Amenities

Some of the amenities available at Playa Matapalo include:

  • Public restrooms
  • Onsite parking
  • Local restaurants serving fresh seafood
  • Guided tours for snorkeling, diving, surfing, and wildlife watching
  • Rental equipment for water sports

Visiting Playa Matapalo in Costa Rica promises a unique beach holiday experience with its unparalleled natural beauty, diverse wildlife, and exciting outdoor activities. Whether you're looking for relaxation or adventure, this stunning destination has something for everyone.

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