Weather in Playa Corcovado, Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica in May

So you're interested in going to Playa Corcovado, Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica in May

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

Temperature in Playa Corcovado in May

The average maximum temperature in Playa Corcovado in May is 31°. The average maximum temperature is 32° in the previous month and 30° in the next month.

The average temperature in Playa Corcovado in May is 27°. The average temperature ranges is 28° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Playa Corcovado in May is 24°. The minimum temperature is 24° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

Sunshine in Playa Corcovado in May

The average day light hours per day in Playa Corcovado in May are 12.5 and there are 4.4 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Playa Corcovado in May is typically 14.1 during May. 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 Playa Corcovado in May

The average sea water temperature in Playa Corcovado in May is 28.3° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Playa Corcovado in May

The average total rainfall in Playa Corcovado in May is 5.6cm and on average there are 17.4 rainy days in May making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Playa Corcovado in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Playa Corcovado in May is 25° which is very uncomfortable and fairly oppressive unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning. The dew point is 24° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Playa Corcovado in May is typically 93.8%. The maximum relative humidity is 88.6% in the previous month and 94.2% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Playa Corcovado in May is typically 78.9%. The average relative humidity is 71% in the previous month and 80.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Playa Corcovado in May

The average maximum wind speed in Playa Corcovado in May is typically 18kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 19kmh in the previous month and 17kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Playa Corcovado in May is typically 5kmh. The average wind speed is 6kmh in the previous month and 4kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Playa Corcovado in May is from the South-Southwest.

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