Arenal
Weather Forecast, Costa Rica

 

Days 0-3 Arenal Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 21°C on Wed afternoon, min 17°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ENE on Tue morning, light winds from the E by Thu night).

Days 3-6 Arenal Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 5mm), mostly falling on Sat night. Warm (max 21°C on Fri afternoon, min 16°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the ENE on Fri morning, strong winds from the ENE by Sat night).

Days 6-9 Arenal Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Thu afternoon. Warm (max 21°C on Tue afternoon, min 17°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ENE on Tue morning, light winds from the ENE by Thu afternoon).

Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
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rain showers
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Wind km/h
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35 ENE35
30 E30
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25 ENE25
15 E15
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C
18 19 17 19 21 18 21 21 19 20 21 18 18 18 16 15 17 17 18 19 17 19 21 17 20 20 17
Freezing level m
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Sunrise
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Sunset
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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.
1 hour ago
21° C
clear
-
31
Fresh winds from the ESE.(Wind varies from 080 to 140 degs)
(31 kph at 110).
Juan Santamaría International Airport, San José
74 km SE
931m alt.
2 hours ago
19.6° C
-
30
Fresh winds from the ESE
(30 kph at 110).
40 km
Mid: clear
Tobias Bolano Airport
83 km SE
994m alt.
1 hour ago
19° C
clear
Volcanic ash -.
24
Moderate winds from the ESE
(24 kph at 110).
Mid: few
TobiasBolanosPalma International Airport
84 km SE
997m alt.
2 hours ago
18.5° C
-
15
Light winds from the SSE
(15 kph at 130).
30 km
Mid: few
San Jose
91 km SE
1195m alt.
2 hours ago
18° C
Dry
11
Light winds from the SE
(11 kph at 128).

* 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.