Guanacaste weather in November

Planning a getaway to Guanacaste this November and curious about the weather you should prepare for? Discover all the vital details you need on this page, solving your puzzle:

What is the weather like in Guanacaste in November?

Guanacaste is a region in Costa Rica. November in Guanacaste generally has temperatures that range from warm to very warm, with precipitation levels ranging from moderate to heavy.

The average maximum daytime temperatures vary from warm in Nuevo Arenal at 28°C to very warm in Nicoya at 31°C. Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 22°C in Nicoya and 21°C in Nuevo Arenal. The temperatures mentioned for both day and night are typical averages. However some days might get even hotter. It's best to stay prepared by wearing cloths suitable for the warmth.

In November, precipitation varies across different areas. From moderate rainfall in Ocotal with an average of 100 mm to heavy rainfall in Carrillo with 229 mm. The city Tamarindo usually sees around 206 hours of sunlight, indicating many sunny days.

For a closer look at November's conditions in Guanacaste, see the map below. For a more detailed look at Guanacaste's yearly weather, check out our Guanacaste climate page.

Where to go in Guanacaste in November

Find the average weather conditions in November 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 November for the 5 most popular destinations in Guanacaste?

Average weather in Tamarindo

In November Tamarindo generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 30°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 25°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Tamarindo
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<<   October October
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30°C 
25°C 
171 hours 
354 mm 
21 days 
poor 
30°C 
25°C 
206 hours 
118 mm 
12 days 
31°C 
24°C 
258 hours 
14 mm 
10 days 
Climate in Tamarindo

Average weather in Coco

In November Coco generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 30°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Coco
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<<   October October
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30°C 
25°C 
171 hours 
328 mm 
21 days 
poor 
30°C 
24°C 
206 hours 
102 mm 
13 days 
30°C 
24°C 
258 hours 
12 mm 
10 days 
Climate in Coco

Average weather in Playa Flamingo

In November Playa Flamingo generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 30°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 25°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Playa Flamingo
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<<   October October
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30°C 
25°C 
171 hours 
335 mm 
21 days 
poor 
30°C 
25°C 
206 hours 
108 mm 
12 days 
31°C 
25°C 
258 hours 
12 mm 
10 days 
Climate in Playa Flamingo

Average weather in Sámara

In November Sámara generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Sámara
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<<   October October
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29°C 
24°C 
469 mm 
21 days 
poor 
29°C 
24°C 
226 mm 
13 days 
30°C 
24°C 
49 mm 
11 days 
Climate in Sámara

Average weather in Playa Grande

In November Playa Grande generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 30°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 25°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Playa Grande
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<<   October October
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30°C 
25°C 
171 hours 
351 mm 
21 days 
poor 
30°C 
25°C 
206 hours 
115 mm 
12 days 
31°C 
25°C 
258 hours 
14 mm 
10 days 
Climate in Playa Grande

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Is November the best time to visit Guanacaste?

Given the typically tolerable weather conditions in Tamarindo, November might be a good time to visit Guanacaste. It's worth noting that weather conditions might differ depending on the location you visit.

Generally speaking, the best visiting conditions can be found in January, February, March and December offering mostly perfect weather in Tamarindo. On the other hand, the months of May, June, August, September and October tend to have poor weather conditions.

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