Mal País, Costa Rica: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Mal País, Costa Rica? If you're planning to go to Mal País, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Mal País, Costa Rica

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

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

January

If you go to Mal País in January, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts

February

If you go to Mal País in February, you will notice that it can be very hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

March

Traveling to Mal País in March, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion

April

April here can be very hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses

May

May in Mal País is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Dresses

June

If you visit Mal País during June, you are likely to find that it is really hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

July

July in Mal País is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals

August

If you vacation in Mal País during August, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses

September

September in Mal País is really hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

October

October in Mal País is constantly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts

November

If you are traveling to Mal País in November, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

December

If you are traveling to Mal País in December, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Mal País, Costa Rica

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and B
  • A SIM card that works in Mal País

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