Beach Weather in Playa Manzanillo, Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica

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Beach Weather Today in Playa Manzanillo

Today the maximum temperature will be 28° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. Today the water temperature will be 29° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Today will have 3.4mm of light rain. Expect sunny spells but some cloudy periods with an average cloud cover of 66%.

The winds will be cross-off shore and light at 14kmh from the South East. The light winds will keep the temperatures feeling fresher.

Playa Manzanillo faces West and the sunset will be visible over the ocean at 06:04 PM. Unfortunately there are chances that 85% cloud cover may make the sunset not viewable.

For Beach Weather for the next next 7 days, wind and wave conditions and tide and the next 14 days weather use the tabs below.

Beach Weather This Weekend in Playa Manzanillo

This weekend the 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 2 days of light rain with an average of 2.9mm rain on those days. Saturday will have 3.4mm of rain and Sunday will have 2.4mm of rain. Expect sunny spells but some cloudy periods with an average cloud cover of 66%.

PLAYA MANZANILLO - BEACH WEATHER FORECAST

Thu 18th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25° 26° 26° 27° 28° 28° 27° 26°
50% 87% 51% 26% 71% 82% 85% 78%
1.8mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.4mm 0.1mm 0.9mm 0.2mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Fri 19th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 26° 26° 27° 27° 27° 27° 25°
82% 75% 32% 50% 76% 57% 71% 59%
0.3mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.3mm 0.6mm 1.5mm 4.8mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Sat 20th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25° 25° 25° 27° 28° 28° 27° 26°
50% 85% 73% 59% 74% 54% 74% 52%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.5mm 0.3mm 1.4mm 1.1mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Sun 21st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 26° 26° 27° 28° 28° 27° 27°
66% 62% 53% 73% 88% 80% 65% 58%
0.1mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.3mm 0.2mm 0.6mm 1.0mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Mon 22nd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 26° 26° 27° 28° 28° 28° 27°
58% 54% 68% 57% 78% 74% 87% 75%
0.0mm 0.4mm 0.5mm 0.9mm 0.2mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Tue 23rd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 25° 26° 27° 28° 28° 27° 26°
60% 68% 53% 56% 83% 74% 52% 86%
0.4mm 1.8mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.5mm 0.3mm 0.0mm 1.0mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Wed 24th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 26° 26° 27° 28° 28° 27° 26°
76% 65% 70% 83% 75% 82% 53% 57%
0.7mm 0.9mm 0.0mm 0.2mm 0.3mm 0.2mm 0.3mm 1.9mm
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Thu 18th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
3
kmh
6
kmh
5
kmh
9
kmh
11
kmh
7
kmh
6
kmh
1.0m
0.2m
0.1m
0.1m
0.3m
0.3m
0.3m
1.1m
7.6s 7.6s 7.6s 7.6s 7.6s 7.6s 7.5s 7.6s
Fri 19th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10
kmh
8
kmh
3
kmh
5
kmh
8
kmh
15
kmh
10
kmh
8
kmh
1.0m
1.0m
0.6m
0.5m
0.2m
1.5m
1.4m
1.0m
7.5s 7.3s 7.1s 7.2s 7.2s 7.1s 7.1s 7.3s
Sat 20th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
3
kmh
8
kmh
5
kmh
5
kmh
8
kmh
13
kmh
6
kmh
3
kmh
0.9m
0.8m
0.8m
0.7m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
7.1s 7.0s 6.9s 7.0s 7.0s 6.9s 6.8s 6.8s
Sun 21st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
3
kmh
1
kmh
5
kmh
1
kmh
12
kmh
15
kmh
11
kmh
5
kmh
0.8m
0.7m
0.7m
0.8m
0.9m
1.2m
1.0m
1.3m
6.8s 6.8s 6.9s 6.9s 6.9s 6.9s 6.9s 6.9s
Mon 22nd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
3
kmh
5
kmh
6
kmh
1
kmh
9
kmh
16
kmh
13
kmh
4
kmh
1.3m
1.3m
1.1m
0.6m
0.6m
0.7m
0.5m
1.0m
7.0s 7.0s 7.0s 7.1s 7.1s 7.1s 7.1s 7.1s
Tue 23rd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
5
kmh
3
kmh
5
kmh
7
kmh
17
kmh
17
kmh
12
kmh
6
kmh
1.0m
1.0m
0.1m
0.2m
0.2m
0.3m
0.2m
0.1m
7.1s 7.1s 7.3s 7.5s 7.8s 7.9s 10.7s 10.8s
Wed 24th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
5
kmh
2
kmh
3
kmh
2
kmh
12
kmh
14
kmh
9
kmh
3
kmh
0.1m
0.1m
0.1m
0.1m
0.2m
0.2m
0.1m
0.1m
13.2s 12.1s 11.8s 11.8s 11.7s 11.6s 11.3s 11.2s
Thu 18th July
5:38 AM 12:08 PM 6:32 PM
0.70 2.40 0.50
Fri 19th July
12:51 AM 6:37 AM 1:02 PM 7:24 PM
2.20 0.70 2.50 0.40
Sat 20th July
1:43 AM 7:33 AM 1:54 PM 8:12 PM
2.30 0.50 2.60 0.20
Sun 21st July
2:31 AM 8:25 AM 2:43 PM 8:58 PM
2.50 0.40 2.80 0.10
Mon 22nd July
3:17 AM 9:15 AM 3:30 PM 9:42 PM
2.70 0.20 2.90 0.00
Tue 23rd July
4:02 AM 10:03 AM 4:17 PM 10:27 PM
2.80 0.10 2.90 -0.10
Wed 24th July
4:47 AM 10:51 AM 5:04 PM 11:12 PM
2.90 0.00 2.90 -0.10
Thu 18th July
28°
3.4mm
8kmh SW
66%
Fri 19th July
28°
7.6mm
4kmh WSW
62%
Sat 20th July
28°
3.4mm
9kmh S
65%
Sun 21st July
28°
2.4mm
8kmh SSW
68%
Mon 22nd July
28°
2.0mm
6kmh SSE
68%
Tue 23rd July
28°
4.1mm
13kmh SSE
66%
Wed 24th July
28°
4.5mm
9kmh S
70%
Thu 25th July
28°
6.5mm
10kmh SSW
75%
Fri 26th July
28°
8.5mm
12kmh SSE
69%
Sat 27th July
28°
1.8mm
9kmh SSE
64%
Sun 28th July
28°
0.9mm
9kmh SSE
64%
Mon 29th July
29°
1.1mm
6kmh S
70%
Tue 30th July
29°
2.0mm
7kmh ESE
61%
Wed 31st July
29°
1.6mm
8kmh S
68%

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 3.6mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 67%.

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

Taking a Holiday at Playa Manzanillo, Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica

Experience the beauty and tranquility of taking a holiday at Playa Manzanillo, located on the Nicoya Peninsula in Costa Rica. This picturesque beach offers visitors a chance to unwind, soak up the sun, and enjoy various activities in a stunning natural setting.

Beach Type

Playa Manzanillo boasts a mixture of soft golden sand and rocky areas, making it an ideal spot for both relaxation and exploration. The crystal clear waters are perfect for swimming, while the rocky sections provide an excellent habitat for marine life, making snorkeling and diving more interesting at this beach.

Beach Activities

Popular beach activities at Playa Manzanillo include:

  1. Swimming: The calm waters make it a safe and enjoyable spot for swimmers of all levels.
  2. Snorkeling: With its unique mix of sandy shoreline and rocky outcrops, Playa Manzanillo is a fantastic place to discover abundant marine life.
  3. Surfing: While not as famous as other surfing spots in Costa Rica, Playa Manzanillo offers some great waves for surfers to catch.
  4. Beachcombing: Stroll along the shoreline to find interesting shells and stones or simply enjoy the beautiful scenery.
  5. Hiking: Take advantage of nearby nature trails that lead you through lush forests with amazing views of the coastline.

Accommodations

While there are no large beach resorts or hotels directly on Playa Manzanillo, you can find various accommodation options nearby such as:

  1. Lodge Ylang Ylang: A charming eco-lodge situated just a short walk from Playa Manzanillo offering private bungalows amidst lush gardens.
  2. Zula Inn Aparthotel: Located close to the beach, this aparthotel offers comfortable apartments with fully-equipped kitchens.

Areas to Stay In

When visiting Playa Manzanillo, consider staying in the following areas:

  1. Santa Teresa: This bustling beach town is just a short drive from Playa Manzanillo and offers a wide variety of accommodation options, restaurants, and activities.
  2. Montezuma: A slightly quieter option, Montezuma is another nearby beach town with plenty of accommodations and amenities to choose from.

Beach Amenities

Playa Manzanillo offers the following amenities for visitors:

  1. Public restrooms
  2. Parking area
  3. Picnic tables
  4. Lifeguard services (seasonal)
  5. Nearby restaurants and bars

Enjoy your holiday at Playa Manzanillo in Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica, where you can experience the perfect blend of relaxation, adventure, and breathtaking natural beauty.

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