Arenal
Weather Forecast, Costa Rica

 

Days 0-3 Arenal Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 45mm), heaviest during Wed night. Warm (max 22°C on Sat morning, min 19°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Arenal Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 9mm), mostly falling on Sat night. Warm (max 21°C on Sun afternoon, min 19°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Arenal Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 28mm), heaviest during Sat afternoon. Warm (max 22°C on Fri morning, min 19°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Wednesday
24
Thursday
25
Fri
26
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
rain showers
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
rain showers
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
clear
thunderstorm
rain showers
rain showers
thunderstorm
clear
clear
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
clear
thunderstorm
clear
clear
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
clear
thunderstorm
Wind km/h
0 SSE0
10 N10
10 NNE10
15 ENE15
25 ENE25
20 ENE20
15 ENE15
20 ENE20
20 ENE20
20 ENE20
30 ENE30
20 ENE20
20 ENE20
25 ENE25
25 ENE25
25 ENE25
30 ENE30
25 ENE25
20 E20
20 ENE20
20 ENE20
15 E15
15 ENE15
10 ENE10
5 ESE5
15 ENE15
10 ENE10
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Rain
Rain mm
18 7 10 4 - 1 - - 5 3 1 2 - - 2 - - 1 - - 2 - - 3 2 - 8
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
20 21 21 20 21 21 20 22 21 20 20 21 20 20 20 19 20 20 19 21 21 20 21 21 20 22 21
Low °C
19 20 20 19 20 20 19 20 20 19 20 20 19 19 20 19 20 20 19 20 20 19 20 20 19 20 20
Chill °C
20 21 21 20 21 21 20 22 21 20 20 21 20 20 20 19 20 20 19 21 21 20 21 21 20 22 21
Freezing level m
4800 4700 4850 4800 4900 4950 4900 4900 4900 4850 4900 4900 4900 4850 4850 4850 4850 4950 4950 4900 4950 4950 4900 4950 4950 4900 4850
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 5:26 - - 5:26 - - 5:26 - - 5:28 - - 5:28 - - 5:28 - - 5:28 - - 5:28 - - 5:28 -
Sunset
- - 5:20 - - 5:19 - - 5:19 - - 5:17 - - 5:17 - - 5:16 - - 5:16 - - 5:16 - - 5:15

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Arenal at the specific elevation of 1000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Arenal. 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
Juan Santamaria Airport
74 km SE
920m alt.
58 minutes ago
19° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 1).
Low: few
Mid: broken
Juan Santamaría International Airport, San José
74 km SE
931m alt.
2 hours ago
18.9° C
State of sky unchanged.
6
Light winds from the W
(6 kph at 280).
40 km
Mid: overcast
San Jose
91 km SE
1195m alt.
1 hour ago
18° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 138).
Liberi / omas Guardia Airport
94 km WSW
82m alt.
2 hours ago
23° C
heavy rain
Heavy rain .
7
Light winds from the SSW
(7 kph at 210).
Mid: few
High: broken
Liberia-Daniel Oduber International Airport
94 km WSW
93m alt.
2 hours ago
22.9° C
heavy rain
Continuous heavy rain.
7
Light winds from the SSW
(7 kph at 210).
2.0 km
Mid: overcast

* 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 and within an acceptable time window.