Beach Weather in Playa Prieta, Peninsula Papagayo, Costa Rica

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PLAYA PRIETA, PENINSULA PAPAGAYO, 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
28°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
27°
Swim
Sea
26°
Swim
Sea
19°
Swim
Sea
22°
Swim
Sea
23°
Swim
Sea
24°
Swim
PLAYA PRIETA, PENINSULA PAPAGAYO, COSTA RICA BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Mon 15th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 25° 25° 28° 29° 30° 28° 26°
32% 22% 10% 67% 81% 87% 88% 17%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.9mm 0.1mm 0.0mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Tue 16th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 25° 25° 28° 30° 30° 28° 26°
20% 42% 19% 29% 43% 84% 83% 13%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Wed 17th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25° 25° 25° 28° 30° 30° 27° 26°
10% 16% 18% 17% 57% 74% 71% 8%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.5mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Thu 18th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25° 25° 24° 27° 29° 26° 26° 25°
7% 12% 17% 85% 71% 87% 87% 46%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.2mm 0.3mm 0.2mm 0.0mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Fri 19th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25° 25° 24° 25° 27° 26° 25° 25°
89% 83% 50% 89% 79% 100% 77% 100%
0.1mm 0.5mm 0.2mm 1.2mm 1.1mm 0.5mm 0.1mm 0.0mm
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
25° 25° 25° 26° 27° 27° 26° 26°
76% 67% 71% 28% 59% 84% 59% 52%
1.1mm 1.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.7mm 1.2mm 1.1mm 0.0mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Sun 21st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25° 24° 24° 27° 28° 27° 26° 25°
87% 78% 53% 23% 52% 73% 74% 82%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 1.3mm 0.5mm 0.7mm 2.1mm
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
26°
Mon 15th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
15
kmh
14
kmh
11
kmh
5
kmh
3
kmh
5
kmh
10
kmh
0.5m
0.6m
0.7m
0.5m
0.6m
0.6m
0.6m
0.7m
17.8s 17.1s 17.2s 12.5s 12.4s 12.4s 11.9s 11.8s
Tue 16th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
11
kmh
12
kmh
13
kmh
4
kmh
6
kmh
1
kmh
8
kmh
0.7m
0.6m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
1.1m
0.9m
0.9m
20.2s 20.0s 19.2s 18.9s 18.9s 18.8s 18.3s 17.7s
Wed 17th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11
kmh
11
kmh
11
kmh
10
kmh
2
kmh
9
kmh
10
kmh
5
kmh
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
1.3m
1.0m
17.7s 17.6s 17.5s 16.8s 16.6s 16.5s 16.4s 16.4s
Thu 18th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
9
kmh
9
kmh
8
kmh
9
kmh
2
kmh
4
kmh
2
kmh
9
kmh
0.9m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.7m
16.2s 15.7s 15.5s 15.5s 15.5s 15.4s 15.3s 15.1s
Fri 19th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
12
kmh
12
kmh
11
kmh
14
kmh
11
kmh
3
kmh
1
kmh
0.8m
0.8m
1.0m
1.0m
0.8m
1.2m
0.8m
0.9m
14.8s 14.6s 14.5s 14.5s 6.9s 6.9s 7.0s 7.2s
Sat 20th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
6
kmh
1
kmh
4
kmh
4
kmh
6
kmh
10
kmh
3
kmh
6
kmh
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.7m
7.1s 7.1s 7.0s 7.0s 6.9s 6.8s 6.7s 6.7s
Sun 21st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
4
kmh
5
kmh
6
kmh
6
kmh
9
kmh
5
kmh
8
kmh
11
kmh
0.8m
0.7m
0.8m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
6.6s 6.6s 6.5s 6.4s 14.6s 14.4s 14.0s 13.7s
Mon 15th July
2:49 AM 9:22 AM 3:39 PM 9:54 PM
0.70 2.40 0.70 2.00
Tue 16th July
3:40 AM 10:15 AM 4:36 PM 10:53 PM
0.70 2.30 0.60 2.00
Wed 17th July
4:37 AM 11:10 AM 5:34 PM 11:53 PM
0.80 2.40 0.60 2.10
Thu 18th July
5:36 AM 12:06 PM 6:30 PM
0.70 2.40 0.50
Fri 19th July
12:49 AM 6:35 AM 1:00 PM 7:22 PM
2.20 0.70 2.50 0.40
Sat 20th July
1:41 AM 7:31 AM 1:52 PM 8:10 PM
2.30 0.50 2.60 0.20
Sun 21st July
2:29 AM 8:23 AM 2:41 PM 8:56 PM
2.50 0.40 2.80 0.10
Mon 15th July
30°
1.0mm
8kmh ENE
50%
Tue 16th July
30°
0.1mm
12kmh ENE
41%
Wed 17th July
30°
0.5mm
7kmh ENE
33%
Thu 18th July
29°
0.8mm
1kmh NE
51%
Fri 19th July
27°
3.7mm
9kmh SW
83%
Sat 20th July
27°
5.2mm
4kmh WNW
62%
Sun 21st July
28°
4.6mm
6kmh NW
65%
Mon 22nd July
29°
4.1mm
5kmh NNE
71%
Tue 23rd July
28°
1.9mm
2kmh ENE
73%
Wed 24th July
28°
1.5mm
4kmh WSW
55%
Thu 25th July
29°
2.7mm
6kmh WSW
57%
Fri 26th July
29°
4.9mm
6kmh E
64%
Sat 27th July
29°
1.7mm
3kmh WNW
51%
Sun 28th July
28°
0.1mm
17kmh NNE
65%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 29° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 26° 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 2.3mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 59%.

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

Taking a Holiday at Playa Prieta, Peninsula Papagayo, Guanacaste Region, Costa Rica

Playa Prieta is a beautiful beach located on the stunning Peninsula Papagayo in the Guanacaste Region of Costa Rica. This pristine beach offers a serene and tranquil atmosphere, perfect for a relaxing holiday. With warm weather all year round, Playa Prieta provides an ideal destination for beach goers seeking to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life.

Beach Type

Playa Prieta boasts dark sand that contrasts beautifully with the crystal-clear waters of the Pacific Ocean. The beach is lined with lush vegetation and palm trees that offer natural shade, making it perfect for those looking to spend an entire day at the beach. While not as powdery as some white sand beaches, Playa Prieta's sand is still soft and comfortable for lounging.

The beach also features some rocky areas and small coves, which are great spots for snorkeling and diving. The underwater landscape attracts a variety of marine life, ensuring a thrilling experience for snorkelers and divers alike.

Beach Activities

Some popular activities at Playa Prieta include:

  • Swimming: The calm waters at Playa Prieta make it an excellent spot for swimming, suitable for people of all ages.
  • Snorkeling and diving: With its rocky areas and diverse marine life, Playa Prieta offers exciting opportunities for snorkeling and diving enthusiasts.
  • Sunbathing: The warm sun, soft sand, and natural shade from palm trees create a perfect environment for sunbathing and relaxation.
  • Beach walks: The picturesque scenery at Playa Prieta makes it ideal for leisurely strolls along the shoreline.

Accommodations

While there are no hotels directly on Playa Prieta's shores, there are several luxurious resorts nearby that cater to those looking to stay close to this beautiful beach. Some options include:

Areas to Stay In

Some areas to consider staying in when visiting Playa Prieta include:

  • Peninsula Papagayo: This exclusive area offers luxury accommodations and is home to some of Costa Rica's most stunning beaches, including Playa Prieta. It also features an 18-hole golf course, marina, and various dining options.
  • Playas del Coco: Located approximately 30 minutes away from Playa Prieta, Playas del Coco is a lively beach town with plenty of accommodations, restaurants, and shops.

Beach Amenities

Playa Prieta offers several amenities for visitors to enjoy:

  • Parking area
  • Restrooms (available at nearby resorts for their guests)
  • Beach chairs and umbrellas (for resort guests)
  • Snorkeling and diving equipment rental (through nearby resorts)

Overall, a holiday at Playa Prieta in Peninsula Papagayo promises a relaxing and rejuvenating experience. With its stunning natural beauty, calm waters, and luxurious accommodations nearby, it's the perfect destination for a beach getaway in Costa Rica.

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