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

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Traveling to Limón, Costa Rica? If you're planning to go to Limón, I've got 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 Limón, Costa Rica

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

Important essentials for Limón, Costa Rica

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great value.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Limón, Costa Rica

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

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

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January

If you are traveling to Limón in January, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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February

If you go to Limón in February, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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March

If you are traveling to Limón in March, you will notice that it is hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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April

Traveling to Limón in April, you will notice that it is hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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May

May in Limón can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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June

June in Limón is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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July

If you are traveling to Limón in July, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

August in this region is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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September

September here is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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October

If you go to Limón in October, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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November

November for Limón is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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December

December in Limón is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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