Central Pacific, Costa Rica: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Central Pacific, Costa Rica? If you're planning to go to Central Pacific, we have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Central Pacific, Costa Rica

Based on the climate and weather in Central Pacific, the best time to go is December. See below for details.

Important essentials for Central Pacific, Costa Rica

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Central Pacific, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly choice.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection you can have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently get worn. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Central Pacific, Costa Rica by month

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January

In January, Central Pacific is consistently hot and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 60s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Central Pacific, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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February

If you visit Central Pacific during February, you may notice that it is scorchingly hot and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

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March

March can be excruciatingly hot and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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April

In April, Central Pacific is unbearably hot and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 90s F (mid 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 60s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Central Pacific, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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May

In May, Central Pacific is really hot and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 60s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Central Pacific, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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June

June in Central Pacific can be sweltering and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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July

If you go to Central Pacific in July, you will notice that it is constantly hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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August

August here can be very hot and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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September

September in Central Pacific is consistently hot and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C).

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October

If you are traveling to Central Pacific in October, you will notice that it is hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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November

If you visit Central Pacific during November, you might see that it is consistently hot and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

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December

In December, Central Pacific is constantly hot and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 60s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Central Pacific, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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Activities for Central Pacific, Costa Rica

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Central Pacific.

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