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

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Traveling to Santa Teresa, Costa Rica? If you're planning to go to Santa Teresa, this is 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 Santa Teresa, Costa Rica

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

Important essentials for Santa Teresa, Costa Rica

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Santa Teresa, 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 potentially unsafe tap water, so it's important to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb kit.


  • 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 Santa Teresa, Costa Rica

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

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

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January

January for Santa Teresa is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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February

If you visit Santa Teresa during February, you may see that it is really hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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 around 60 during the day.

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March

March in this region is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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April

Traveling to Santa Teresa in April, you will notice that it can be very hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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May

May in Santa Teresa 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 high 80s F (low 30s C).

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June

If you vacation in Santa Teresa during June, you are likely to find that it is consistently 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.

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July

July in Santa Teresa is consistently 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).

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August

If you visit Santa Teresa during August, you are likely to see that it is constantly 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.

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September

September is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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October

October in Santa Teresa is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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November

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

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December

If you vacation in Santa Teresa during December, you will probably find that it is really hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally around 70 during the day.

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