Arenal Volcano
Weather Forecast, Costa Rica

 

Days 0-3 Arenal Volcano Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 19mm), heaviest on Tue afternoon. Very mild (max 17°C on Sun morning, min 16°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ENE on Mon morning, light winds from the E by Mon night).

Days 3-6 Arenal Volcano Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 66mm), heaviest during Thu afternoon. Very mild (max 17°C on Tue night, min 16°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SE on Wed morning, fresh winds from the E by Fri afternoon).

Days 6-9 Arenal Volcano Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 46mm), heaviest during Sun afternoon. Very mild (max 17°C on Tue afternoon, min 15°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the E on Sat night, strong winds from the E by Mon morning).

Saturday
30
Sunday
1
Mon
2
night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
thunderstorm
clear
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
rain showers
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
rain showers
thunderstorm
rain showers
rain showers
thunderstorm
rain showers
rain showers
thunderstorm
rain showers
rain showers
thunderstorm
rain showers
rain showers
thunderstorm
rain showers
rain showers
thunderstorm
rain showers
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
Wind km/h
30 E30
40 E40
25 ENE25
35 ENE35
45 ENE45
25 E25
15 E15
20 E20
25 ENE25
15 E15
10 E10
10 E10
20 E20
25 E25
20 ENE20
20 E20
30 E30
30 ENE30
25 E25
40 E40
25 E25
25 E25
30 E30
25 E25
35 E35
50 E50
35 ENE35
risk tstorm clear risk tstorm some clouds rain shwrs risk tstorm risk tstorm rain shwrs risk tstorm rain shwrs rain shwrs risk tstorm rain shwrs rain shwrs risk tstorm rain shwrs rain shwrs risk tstorm rain shwrs rain shwrs risk tstorm rain shwrs rain shwrs risk tstorm rain shwrs some clouds risk tstorm
Rain
Rain mm
2 - 3 - 1 2 4 1 6 8 1 11 15 1 13 8 2 6 3 3 6 9 3 11 2 - 3
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
16 17 17 16 16 17 17 16 16 17 17 17 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16
Low °C
16 16 17 16 16 17 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 15 15 16 16 16 16 16 16 16
Chill °C
14 16 16 15 14 16 16 15 15 16 17 17 15 15 15 14 14 14 14 14 15 15 14 15 14 14 14
Freezing level m
4750 4800 4850 4800 4800 4850 4800 4700 4750 4750 4750 4800 4750 4800 4750 4700 4750 4750 4700 4700 4750 4750 4800 4750 4750 4800 4850
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 5:18 - - 5:18 - - 5:18 - - 5:18 - - 5:20 - - 5:20 - - 5:20 - - 5:20 - - 5:20 -
Sunset
- - 6:02 - - 6:02 - - 6:02 - - 6:02 - - 6:04 - - 6:04 - - 6:04 - - 6:04 - - 6:04

This table gives the weather forecast for Arenal Volcano at the specific elevation of 1670 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Arenal Volcano. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Costa Rica.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
lightning 15km WSW of Juntas
48 km SW
41m alt.
3 hours ago
° C
thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
Juan Santamaría International Airport, San José
74 km SE
931m alt.
3 hours ago
20.2° C
thunderstorm
Lightning visible, no thunder heard.
9
Light winds from the ENE
(9 kph at 60).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Juan Santamaria Airport
74 km SE
920m alt.
23 minutes ago
20° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
7
Light winds from the WNW
(7 kph at 300).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
lightning 16km SSW of Orotina
77 km S
29m alt.
3 hours ago
° C
thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
San Jose
91 km SE
1195m alt.
1 hour ago
18° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 115).

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Arenal Volcano and within an acceptable time window.

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