Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park, Costa Rica: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park, Costa Rica? If you're planning to go to Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park, Costa Rica

Based on the climate and weather in Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park, the best time to go is December. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park, Costa Rica by month

January

January in Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park is sizzling and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light shorts
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Tank tops
  • Umbrella
  • Light dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Skirts

February

In February, Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park can be excruciatingly hot and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 90s F (mid 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 60s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Tank tops
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light shorts
  • Light dresses

March

March in this region is sweltering and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Tank tops
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light dresses
  • Light shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses

April

April can be excruciatingly hot and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the high 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Light dresses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Light shorts
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Tank tops
  • Waterproof footwear

May

May is a scorcher and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Tank tops
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Light shorts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Light dresses

June

If you go to Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park in June, you will notice that it is extremely 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:

  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat

July

In July, Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park is consistently hot and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park, with most of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage

August

If you vacation in Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park during August, you are likely to find that it is really hot and extremely 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 70s F (low 20s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts

September

In September, Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park can be very hot and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses

October

If you go to Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park in October, you will notice that it can be very hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain most days.

Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat

November

If you vacation in Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park during November, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering 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:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts

December

December in this region can be sweltering and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park, Costa Rica

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Rincón de la Vieja Volcano 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 Rincón de la Vieja Volcano National Park

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