Best time to visit San José, Costa Rica

The best time to visit San José in Costa Rica is from january until april and december, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in San José is 26°C in march and the lowest is 22°C in october.


San José has the tropical monsoon climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in San José or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate San José per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
24°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C
26
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26
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29
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97
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296
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335
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266
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280
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315
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403
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165
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Climate San José

San José has the tropical monsoon climate prevailing. You have high temperatures and a lot of rainfall throughout the year. The average annual temperature for San José is 24° degrees and there is about 2299 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 66 days a year with an average humidity of 84% and an UV-index of 5.


Climate San José

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 24°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C
Night 14°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 14°C
Precip 26
mm
26
mm
29
mm
97
mm
296
mm
335
mm
266
mm
280
mm
315
mm
403
mm
165
mm
60
mm
Rain
days
13 11 15 21 28 29 30 29 30 30 28 18
Dry
days
18 17 16 9 3 1 1 2 0 1 2 13
Sun hours
per day
9 9 9 9 7 6 7 7 7 6 6 8
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 2
UV-index 5 5 5 5 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5
 

Weather San José january

On average, it is maximum 24° in january in San José and at least around 14° degrees. In january there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 26 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in San José.

Weather San José february

On average, it is maximum 25° in february in San José and at least around 14° degrees. In february there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 26 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in San José.

Weather San José march

On average, it is maximum 26° in march in San José and at least around 15° degrees. In march there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in San José.

Weather San José april

On average, it is maximum 26° in april in San José and at least around 16° degrees. In april there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 97 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in San José.

Weather San José may

On average, it is maximum 24° in may in San José and at least around 17° degrees. In may there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 296 mm and the it will be dry 3 days this month in San José.

Weather San José june

On average, it is maximum 23° in june in San José and at least around 17° degrees. In june there are 29 days of rainfall with a total of 335 mm and the it will be dry 1 day this month in San José.

Weather San José july

On average, it is maximum 23° in july in San José and at least around 16° degrees. In july there are 30 days of rainfall with a total of 266 mm and the it will be dry 1 day this month in San José.

Weather San José august

On average, it is maximum 23° in august in San José and at least around 16° degrees. In august there are 29 days of rainfall with a total of 280 mm and the it will be dry 2 days this month in San José.

Weather San José september

On average, it is maximum 23° in september in San José and at least around 17° degrees. In september there are 30 days of rainfall with a total of 315 mm

Weather San José october

On average, it is maximum 22° in october in San José and at least around 16° degrees. In october there are 30 days of rainfall with a total of 403 mm and the it will be dry 1 day this month in San José.

Weather San José november

On average, it is maximum 23° in november in San José and at least around 15° degrees. In november there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 165 mm and the it will be dry 2 days this month in San José.

Weather San José december

On average, it is maximum 23° in december in San José and at least around 14° degrees. In december there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 60 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in San José.

14 day weather forecast San José

The weather for San José in Costa Rica will be ° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

Weather forecast this week

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About San José

San José lies in Costa Rica in the province San José. If you want to call San José you have to use +506 or 00506 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +5065012457809 or 005065012457809.

San José is in a straight line at 15.281 km distance from New Delhi. From Indira Gandhi the flight time is about 19 hours5.

The coordinates of San José, Costa Rica are latitude: 9.933333 en longitude: -84.083333

The GPS coordinates are N 9° 55' 59.8800" en W 84° 4' 59.8800"

Flight tickets to San José

The 3 nearest airports to San José you can fly to are:

  • Tobias Bolanos International Airport (7 km)
    San José
  • Juan Santamaria International Airport (15 km)
    San José de la Montaña
  • Quepos Managua Airport (55 km)
    Quepos

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Currency San José

In San José the Costa Rican colon is used to pay.

Exchange rate Costa Rican colon (CRC) 17 june 2021

1 Costa Rican colon = 0,12 Indian rupee
100 Costa Rican colon = 12,19 Indian rupee

1 Indian rupee = 8,21 Costa Rican colon
100 Indian rupee = 820,67 Costa Rican colon

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It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

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Time difference San José

In San José it is now 01:29 o’clock at night on thursday 17 june 2021. That is 11,5 hour earlier than in India. The time zone of San José is America/Costa_Rica and the Greenwich time is UTC-06.