Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica

Based on the climate and weather in Manuel Antonio National Park, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica by month

January

If you visit Manuel Antonio National Park during January, you are likely to find 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella

February

Traveling to Manuel Antonio National Park in February, you will notice that it is constantly hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear

March

Traveling to Manuel Antonio National Park in March, you will notice that it can be very hot and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

April

If you are traveling to Manuel Antonio National Park in April, you will notice that it is really hot and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts

May

If you vacation in Manuel Antonio National Park during May, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot and extremely rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses

June

June for Manuel Antonio National Park is really hot and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Shorts

July

July for Manuel Antonio National Park is really hot and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts

August

If you visit Manuel Antonio National Park during August, you are likely to find that it is really hot and extremely 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage

September

If you go to Manuel Antonio National Park in September, you will notice that it can be very hot and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat

October

If you go to Manuel Antonio National Park in October, you will notice that it can be very hot and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage

November

If you go to Manuel Antonio National Park in November, you will notice that it can be very hot and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses

December

If you visit Manuel Antonio National Park during December, you are likely to find 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Manuel Antonio National Park, 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 Manuel Antonio National Park
  • Pickpocketing is an issue, so wear a money belt or neck pouch

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