Santa Teresa, Costa Rica: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

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.

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

January

If you go to Santa Teresa 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:

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

February

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you visit Santa Teresa during March, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s 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 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you visit Santa Teresa during April, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s 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 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you vacation in Santa Teresa 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:

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

July

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Santa Teresa 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:

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

September

September in Santa Teresa can be very 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:

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

October

October in Santa Teresa 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:

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

November

November here can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you vacation in Santa Teresa during December, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering. 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack 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.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and B
  • A SIM card that works in Santa Teresa

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