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Arenal
Weather Forecast, Costa Rica

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Arenal Weather (Days 0-3):

Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Sat afternoon. Very mild (max 16°C on Sat afternoon, min 15°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the E on Thu morning, light winds from the ENE by Sat afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Sun afternoon. Very mild (max 16°C on Sun afternoon, min 15°C on Sun morning). Mainly fresh winds.

(Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 30mm), heaviest during Wed afternoon. Very mild (max 16°C on Wed morning, min 15°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the ENE on Wed night, fresh winds from the ENE by Fri afternoon).

Wednesday
18
Thursday
19
Friday
20
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Wind km/h
55 E55
40 ENE40
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Low °C
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Chill °C
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Freezing level m
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Arenal Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Arenal is: Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Sat afternoonVery mild (max 16°C on Sat afternoon, min 15°C on Thu morning)Winds decreasing (near gales from the E on Thu morning, light winds from the ENE by Sat afternoon).

Arenal Weather (Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Sun afternoonVery mild (max 16°C on Sun afternoon, min 15°C on Sun morning)Mainly fresh winds.

Arenal Weather (Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 30mm), heaviest during Wed afternoonVery mild (max 16°C on Wed morning, min 15°C on Wed morning)Winds decreasing (near gales from the ENE on Wed night, fresh winds from the ENE by Fri afternoon).

This table gives the weather forecast for Arenal at the specific elevation of 1657 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
Tierras Morenas
35 km W
678m alt.
2 hours ago
21° C
Dry
Wind obs. (26 kph from 101 degs) was rejected
.
Juan Santamaria Airport
74 km SE
920m alt.
1 hour ago
27° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
26
Moderate winds from the E.(Wind varies from 060 to 120 degs)
(26 kph at 90).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
Juan Santamaría International Airport, San José
74 km SE
931m alt.
1 hour ago
27.1° C
-
26
Moderate winds from the E
(26 kph at 90).
40 km
Mid: scattered
Barva
81 km SE
1200m alt.
2 hours ago
23° C
Dry
23
Moderate winds from the E
(23 kph at 79).
Tobias Bolano Airport
83 km SE
994m alt.
1 hour ago
25° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
30
Fresh winds from the E
(30 kph at 80).
Low: scattered
Mid: scattered

* 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.