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BALLENA BAY, NICOYA PENINSULA, COSTA RICA BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
27°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
27°
Swim
Sea
27°
Swim
Sea
27°
Swim
BALLENA BAY, NICOYA PENINSULA, COSTA RICA BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Thu 20th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 25° 25° 24° 24° 24° 24° 24°
87% 94% 100% 100% 95% 85% 65% 45%
0.8mm 1.3mm 1.5mm 3.8mm 3.8mm 0.4mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Fri 21st June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25° 25° 25° 26° 27° 27° 26° 26°
67% 53% 36% 86% 78% 77% 75% 59%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.5mm 0.4mm 0.1mm 1.2mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Sat 22nd June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 25° 25° 27° 28° 28° 27° 26°
89% 50% 91% 75% 81% 74% 60% 50%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 2.1mm 2.9mm 2.0mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Sun 23rd June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 26° 25° 26° 26° 27° 26° 26°
77% 63% 71% 83% 79% 77% 61% 89%
1.2mm 2.7mm 1.3mm 0.3mm 0.9mm 0.9mm 1.1mm 0.2mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Mon 24th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25° 25° 26° 27° 28° 28° 27° 26°
75% 79% 59% 58% 70% 67% 57% 73%
0.7mm 0.5mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.4mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.7mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Tue 25th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 26° 26° 27° 28° 28° 27° 26°
79% 70% 52% 40% 72% 44% 55% 70%
0.5mm 1.0mm 0.9mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 1.4mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Wed 26th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 26° 26° 27° 28° 27° 26° 26°
39% 83% 89% 77% 50% 83% 63% 69%
0.0mm 0.4mm 0.0mm 0.8mm 0.3mm 0.5mm 0.7mm 0.1mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Thu 20th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17
kmh
14
kmh
11
kmh
10
kmh
3
kmh
2
kmh
1
kmh
3
kmh
0.2m
1.1m
0.9m
0.9m
1.0m
0.9m
1.0m
1.0m
13.2s 10.4s 9.9s 8.7s 8.6s 8.6s 8.6s 8.5s
Fri 21st June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
4
kmh
2
kmh
3
kmh
1
kmh
4
kmh
7
kmh
6
kmh
7
kmh
1.0m
1.4m
1.4m
0.1m
0.1m
0.2m
0.2m
1.0m
8.3s 8.2s 8.2s 8.2s 8.1s 8.0s 7.9s 7.8s
Sat 22nd June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
3
kmh
6
kmh
7
kmh
13
kmh
10
kmh
4
kmh
3
kmh
8
kmh
0.9m
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
1.1m
1.1m
1.2m
1.1m
7.8s 8.0s 8.1s 8.3s 8.3s 8.3s 8.3s 8.3s
Sun 23rd June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
8
kmh
6
kmh
6
kmh
7
kmh
9
kmh
3
kmh
6
kmh
4
kmh
1.1m
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
0.8m
0.8m
8.3s 8.2s 8.2s 8.2s 8.2s 8.2s 13.1s 15.7s
Mon 24th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
4
kmh
5
kmh
4
kmh
6
kmh
15
kmh
19
kmh
15
kmh
14
kmh
0.8m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.8m
15.0s 14.7s 14.6s 14.6s 11.9s 11.8s 14.4s 14.5s
Tue 25th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
9
kmh
6
kmh
8
kmh
12
kmh
17
kmh
14
kmh
9
kmh
7
kmh
0.7m
0.7m
0.8m
1.0m
0.7m
0.7m
0.9m
0.9m
14.4s 7.2s 6.2s 5.9s 13.3s 13.2s 6.5s 6.6s
Wed 26th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
4
kmh
5
kmh
5
kmh
7
kmh
15
kmh
15
kmh
9
kmh
5
kmh
1.0m
1.1m
0.5m
0.5m
0.3m
0.4m
0.3m
0.3m
6.8s 6.9s 7.0s 7.0s 7.0s 7.0s 7.0s 7.0s
Thu 20th June
1:24 AM 7:10 AM 1:32 PM 7:52 PM
2.20 0.60 2.60 0.30
Fri 21st June
2:10 AM 7:57 AM 2:17 PM 8:36 PM
2.30 0.50 2.70 0.20
Sat 22nd June
2:54 AM 8:44 AM 3:02 PM 9:19 PM
2.40 0.40 2.70 0.10
Sun 23rd June
3:38 AM 9:30 AM 3:47 PM 10:02 PM
2.50 0.30 2.80 0.00
Mon 24th June
4:22 AM 10:17 AM 4:33 PM 10:46 PM
2.60 0.30 2.80 0.00
Tue 25th June
5:07 AM 11:06 AM 5:20 PM 11:31 PM
2.70 0.20 2.80 0.00
Wed 26th June
5:54 AM 11:56 AM 6:09 PM
2.80 0.20 2.70
Thu 20th June
25°
11.6mm
2kmh WSW
83%
Fri 21st June
27°
2.2mm
5kmh SW
66%
Sat 22nd June
28°
7.0mm
13kmh W
71%
Sun 23rd June
27°
8.6mm
12kmh ESE
75%
Mon 24th June
28°
2.5mm
17kmh SE
67%
Tue 25th June
28°
3.8mm
12kmh SSE
60%
Wed 26th June
28°
2.8mm
13kmh S
69%
Thu 27th June
27°
8.6mm
14kmh S
74%
Fri 28th June
27°
8.4mm
14kmh SW
74%
Sat 29th June
28°
2.1mm
8kmh SW
66%
Sun 30th June
28°
1.5mm
6kmh SSE
62%
Mon 1st July
28°
2.6mm
11kmh SSE
67%
Tue 2nd July
28°
3.7mm
8kmh SW
77%
Wed 3rd July
28°
2.5mm
12kmh WSW
62%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 28° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 29° 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 4.9mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 70%.

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

Taking a Holiday at Ballena Bay, Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica

Visiting the beautiful Ballena Bay in Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica, is a perfect holiday getaway for beach goers. This tropical paradise offers visitors a chance to experience the unspoiled beauty of the Pacific coastline and immerse themselves in the rich biodiversity of the region.

Beach Type

The beach at Ballena Bay features soft and powdery yellow sand with some rocky areas, making it ideal for sunbathing, swimming, and exploring tide pools. While it may not have the pure white sands found at other tropical beaches, its natural beauty more than makes up for it. The presence of rocks and reef formations near the shore provides an excellent opportunity for snorkeling and diving enthusiasts as these provide habitats for various marine species.

Beach Activities

Popular beach activities at Ballena Bay include:

  • Swimming: The calm waters make it an excellent spot for swimmers of all skill levels.
  • Snorkeling & Diving: The presence of rocks and reefs near the shore makes this location perfect for observing marine life.
  • Surfing: Ballena Bay offers consistent waves suitable for beginner to intermediate surfers.
  • Fishing: Try your hand at catching local fish species from the shore or on a fishing tour.
  • Boat Tours & Wildlife Watching: Explore nearby mangroves, caves, and islands while keeping an eye out for dolphins, whales, and sea turtles.

Accommodations

Visitors to Ballena Bay can choose from a range of accommodations to suit their preferences. Some popular options include:

  • Playa Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge: This eco-lodge is located within a 165-acre private preserve with access to both the beach and rainforest.
  • Aguila de Osa Inn: This boutique hotel offers comfortable rooms overlooking Drake Bay and organizes boat tours to explore nearby Corcovado National Park.

Areas to Stay In

Some recommended areas to stay in near Ballena Bay are:

  • Uvita: This small town offers a variety of accommodations, restaurants, and shops. It is also close to Marino Ballena National Park, known for its famous whale tail-shaped sandbar.
  • Ojochal: This quaint village is a great base for exploring the South Pacific coast and offers various lodging options, including eco-lodges and boutique hotels.
  • Dominical: A laid-back surf town with a beautiful beach, Dominical offers various accommodation options and is a great place to enjoy local cuisine.

Beach Amenities

Ballena Bay offers visitors several amenities to ensure their comfort during their beach holiday:

  • Public restrooms and showers
  • Beachfront bars and restaurants
  • Lifeguards on duty during peak season
  • Umbrella and chair rentals
  • Parking lots near the beach

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