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Guanacaste weather in February

Considering a trip to Guanacaste this February and wondering about the expected weather conditions? Find all the crucial information you need right here, addressing your question:

What is the weather like in Guanacaste in February?

Guanacaste is a region in Costa Rica. February in Guanacaste generally has temperatures that range from warm to very warm, with precipitation levels ranging from almost none to moderate.

The average maximum daytime temperatures vary from warm in Nuevo Arenal at 28°C to very warm in Nicoya at 35°C. Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 23°C in Nicoya and 20°C in Nuevo Arenal. The temperatures mentioned for daytime and nighttime are general averages. However there can be days that surpass these temperatures. So equip yourself with clothing that can handle the potential heat.

In February, precipitation varies across different areas. From almost no rainfall in Ocotal with an average of 2.8 mm to moderate rainfall in Nuevo Arenal with 57 mm. Looking at the climate data spanning the last 30 years, this month usually has the lowest rainfall in Tamarindo, marking it as the year's driest month. Meanwhile, Tamarindo enjoys close to 275 hours of sunlight. This means it's a great month if you prefer bright and sunny days.

To learn more about the conditions in specific areas of Guanacaste in February, check out the map below. For more details on the yearly weather, visit our Guanacaste climate page.

Where to go in Guanacaste in February

Find the average weather conditions in February for the most popular destinations in Guanacaste on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

Popular destinations in Guanacaste

What is the weather like in February for the 5 most popular destinations in Guanacaste?

Average weather in Tamarindo

In February Tamarindo generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 33°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 25°C and almost no monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Tamarindo
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
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sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
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<<   January January
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32°C 
24°C 
295 hours 
4.2 mm 
7 days 
33°C 
25°C 
275 hours 
3.5 mm 
5 days 
March   >> March
>>  
33°C 
25°C 
305 hours 
4.9 mm 
5 days 
Climate in Tamarindo

Average weather in Coco

In February Coco generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C and almost no monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Coco
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
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sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
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<<   January January
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31°C 
24°C 
295 hours 
4 mm 
7 days 
31°C 
24°C 
275 hours 
3 mm 
5 days 
March   >> March
>>  
32°C 
25°C 
305 hours 
3.2 mm 
5 days 
Climate in Coco

Average weather in Playa Flamingo

In February Playa Flamingo generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 25°C and almost no monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Playa Flamingo
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
<<   January January
<<  
31°C 
25°C 
295 hours 
4.1 mm 
7 days 
32°C 
25°C 
275 hours 
3.1 mm 
5 days 
March   >> March
>>  
32°C 
25°C 
305 hours 
3.8 mm 
5 days 
Climate in Playa Flamingo

Average weather in Sámara

In February Sámara generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Sámara
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precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
<<   January January
<<  
31°C 
24°C 
16 mm 
8 days 
32°C 
24°C 
12 mm 
6 days 
March   >> March
>>  
32°C 
24°C 
21 mm 
6 days 
Climate in Sámara

Average weather in Playa Grande

In February Playa Grande generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 25°C and almost no monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Playa Grande
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
<<   January January
<<  
32°C 
24°C 
295 hours 
4.1 mm 
7 days 
32°C 
25°C 
275 hours 
3.3 mm 
5 days 
March   >> March
>>  
33°C 
25°C 
305 hours 
4.6 mm 
5 days 
Climate in Playa Grande

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Is February the best time to visit Guanacaste?

We believe that February is one of the best times to visit Guanacaste with overall perfect weather in Tamarindo.

On average, the best time to visit Guanacaste is in January, February, March and December with generally perfect weather in Tamarindo. The weather in May, June, August, September and October, on the other hand, tends to be poor.

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