Weather In Costa Rica by Brandon135Lott


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									Weather In Costa Rica
Costa Rica is a small country located north of the equator. It experiences a diverse and wide-ranging
temperate tropical climate manifested by two seasons , the dry and the wet. Though this particular
country is around the actual vicinity of the equator, Costa Rica has no real winter or summer period,
and it is sunny there most of the time. The sun rises earlier at around 5 am, and usually sets about 6
pm constantly the whole period of the year, which makes upward almost 12 hours of sunshine each
The dry period in Costa Rica is actually believed to be during the several weeks of December
throughout April. Costa Rica encounters little or no rain at this period. Meanwhile the actual wet
season is throughout the months of might to November, with a temperature of 21 to 27 levels Celsius
or 70 to 80 levels Fahrenheit. The country encounters heaviest rainfall mostly during September and
Costa Rica is divided into 6 climatic zones: north Zone, Central area , North Pacific, central Pacific,
South off-shore , and Caribbean. All of the elevations at which some other part of the country is
located 's the reason for the diversity in Costa Rica's climate.
Northern Zone may be the countryside part of the region , which is quite less filled that includes the
provinces of Guanacaste, Alajuela and Limon. The higher parts of this region have an average
temperature around mid to upper teens Celsius, while the lower parts have mid to upper 20's Celsius
throughout every season. Rainfall in the lowland averages to about 100 inches, while in the
mountains it is about a hundred and forty inches.
Central area region includes the actual provinces of San Jose, Cartago, Heredia and Alajuela. The
actual climate in this area runs from warm to dry to damp and chilly that will depend on where you are
located. The high elevations such as on the foothills of the Poas Volcano that averages to some
temperature of seventeen.4 degrees Celsius or 62 levels Fahrenheit. The rain fall in this side from the
valley is 127 inches year round.
North Pacific includes the main province of Guanacaste, the western area of Alajuela, and the north
section of the Puntarenas Province. This region is considered to be the actual sunniest region and
one of the most visited due to its amazing beaches. NOrth Pacific experiences yearly temperature of
twenty-eight degrees Celsius or 82 degrees Fahrenheit.
The coastal region of Central off-shore includes parts of the actual provinces of Puntarenas and San
Jose, as well as the beaches Jaco, Dominical, Uvita, and Quepos. This region usually has an
average temperature of 32 levels Celsius throughout the year. The actual dry season finishes from
January to March, which makes el born area experience very warm temperature until the month of
The South Pacific region includes the parts of Puntarenas. This the main region has a diverse dry and
wet season. The temperature averages from upper 20's to reduced 30's degrees Celsius throughout
the year. October may be the wettest month of the season , while February may be the driest.
Caribbean is easily the most humid and rainiest area of Costa Rica. Due to the humidity caused by
the caribbean Sea, heavy showers sporadically last for a couple of days. The average temperature in
the coastal area is in the upper 20's degree Celsius or reduced 80's degree Fahrenheit. This area
experiences the hottest temperature on the several weeks of May, 06 and October, while lower
temperatures throughout December through feb.

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