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

Traveling to Golfito, Costa Rica? If you're planning to go to Golfito, this article contains 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 Golfito, Costa Rica

Based on the climate and weather in Golfito, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

Important essentials for Golfito, Costa Rica

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly product.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear out. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel insurance

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

General health necessities

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

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January

If you vacation in Golfito during January, you might notice that it is really hot and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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February

February in Golfito is constantly hot and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to low 90s F (low 30s C).

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March

In March, Golfito is sizzling and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Golfito, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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April

April for Golfito is extremely hot and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains most days.

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May

May in this region can be very hot and very rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains most days.

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June

If you vacation in Golfito during June, you may see that it can be very hot and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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July

If you go to Golfito in July, you will notice that it is extremely hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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August

If you vacation in Golfito during August, you might notice that it is really hot and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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September

If you vacation in Golfito during September, you might see that it can be very hot and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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October

Traveling to Golfito in October, you will notice that it is consistently hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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November

If you visit Golfito during November, you may see that it can be very hot and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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December

If you visit Golfito during December, you may notice that it is extremely hot and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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Activities for Golfito, Costa Rica

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

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