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Costa Rica Weather

  • Down the foggy mountain
  • Tropical beach
  • Isolated waterfall

Due to its proximity to the Equator, Costa Rica enjoys a tropical climate year-round. Seasons in Costa Rica are defined by rain and the dry season is considered summer while the wet season is considered winter. The dry season tends to run from December to April and the wet season is from May to November. This time of year is also around the Atlantic hurricane season and some parts of the country experience a great deal of rain. Other factors that affect Costa Rica’s climate include elevation and topography.

Costa Rica’s Central Valley hosts much of the population and enjoys a spring-like climate for much of the year with an average daily temperature of 22˚C (71˚F). Costa Rica’s two coasts experience hotter and more humid weather than the Central Valley while the Pacific Northwest can be very hot and dry.



Costa Rica Information

At Goway we believe that a well-informed traveller is a safer traveller. With this in mind, we have compiled an easy-to-navigate travel information section dedicated to Costa Rica.

Learn about the history and culture of Costa Rica, the must-try food and drink, and what to pack in your suitcase. Read about Costa Rica's nature and wildlife, weather and geography, along with 'Country Quickfacts' compiled by our travel experts. Our globetrotting tips, as well as our visa and health information will help ensure you're properly prepared for a safe and enjoyable trip. The only way you could possibly learn more is by embarking on your journey and discovering Costa Rica for yourself. Start exploring… book one of our Costa Rica vacations today!


Extend Your Trip

After your Costa Rica tours, why not consider another of Goway's Latin America tours. These include a large selection of other exciting countries in Central and South America. We offer Chile vacation packages and Easter Island toursEcuador vacation packages which include Galapagos cruises, Peru vacation packages which include Machu Picchu tours and Brazil tours including Iguassu Falls tours among many others.



Book your Costa Rica tour with Goway! 

LATIN AMERICA by Goway is an exclusive division that specializes in planning and organizing Costa Rica vacations and experiences. Choose from a locally escorted tour, an independent travel module, a self-drive holiday and much more. We want to be your first choice when next you go globetrotting to Costa Rica.

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