Best time to visit Santa Teresa Beach, Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica?

  • We recommend traveling to Santa Teresa Beach in December when temperatures are still hot and weather is still dry but accommodations are more affordable. During this period, the cost of a 1-bedroom vacation rental is $140/night on average. That's $20 cheaper than what you would have paid in January. Temperatures hover in the mid 80s, a few degrees cooler than the average 90°F you would experience during peak season.
  • Most tourists visit Santa Teresa Beach in January - March. This is peak season so make sure to book your hotel room a few months early. Try avoiding the Holidays week (January 2nd - 7th) and the Semana Santa week (March 25th to April 2nd) if you're on a budget; accommodation rates surge the most during these weeks.
  • The rainy season in Santa Teresa Beach is between May and October so make sure to bring your umbrella if you decide to visit during this period.

Avoid the crowd

The best time to avoid the crowd in Santa Teresa Beach, Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica is October.

January

Most crowded

October

Least crowded


Save money

The cheapest time to travel to Santa Teresa Beach, Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica is October.

$115
JUL
$115
AUG
$88
SEP
$85
OCT
$127
NOV
$287
DEC
$230
JAN
$160
FEB
$173
MAR
$156
APR
$120
MAY
$118
JUN

Approximate nightly cost for a one bedroom vacation rental.

Events

Busiest dates.

11/19 - 11/27
Thanksgiving 26
Starts 11/27
pre Christmas 14.5
Ends 12/16
pre Christmas 14.5
12/22 - 01/04
Christmas 163
01/02 - 01/07
Holidays 175
01/06 - 01/20
Post New Year 50.5
03/25 - 04/02
Semana Santa 112
04/14 - 04/18
Easter 15.5

Weather

In Santa Teresa Beach, Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica, January is the sunniest month and March the warmest.

88
31
JUL
87
31
AUG
87
31
SEP
86
30
OCT
85
30
NOV
86
30
DEC
88
31
JAN
90
32
FEB
92
33
MAR
92
33
APR
91
33
MAY
90
32
JUN
UV index
6
8

6.5
17cm
JUL
7.2
18cm
AUG
12.3
31cm
SEP
11.1
28cm
OCT
5.4
14cm
NOV
0.6
2cm
DEC
0.0
0cm
JAN
0.2
1cm
FEB
0.1
0cm
MAR
2.0
5cm
APR
8.6
22cm
MAY
7.3
18cm
JUN
Rainfall/month
inch/centimeter