General information about Puntarenas
Country Costa Rica
Region Puntarenas 07
Region 2Puntarenas 3622227
Region 3Puntarenas 60101
Population 35,650
Time Zone America/Costa_Rica
Coordinates of Puntarenas
Time Zone America/Costa_Rica
GMT -6
DST -6
Latitude 9.976250000
Longitude -84.838360000
Elevation (STRM3) 9 m.
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Puntarenas

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 36 35 36 38 38 37 37 38 38 37 36 39 39
Average high °C 30 30 30 30 31 32 33 33 31 31 30 30 31
Average temperature °C 26 26 26 26 27 28 28 28 27 27 27 26 27
Average low °C 23 24 24 24 24 25 25 25 25 25 24 23 24
Record low °C 21 17 18 16 17 17 17 16 19 20 17 17 16
Rain Days 20 20 20 20 20 21 21 21 21 21 20 20 242
Fog Days 2 2 2 1 1 0 1 1 1 2 1 1 15
Thunderstorms Days 13 10 5 1 0 0 0 3 11 13 12 13 81
Average precipitation Mm. 293 270 134 27 6 4 5 30 195 221 187 232 1604
Relative humidity % 84 85 79 76 73 69 68 70 78 83 82 81 77
Relative humidity morning % 96 96 95 93 89 85 85 85 92 95 95 96 92
Relative humidity evening % 79 79 76 70 62 60 62 66 74 77 77 78 72
Wind speed Km/h 8 9 8 9 9 9 9 9 9 8 8 9 9
Day Length Hours 13 12 12 12 12 12 12 13 13 13 13 13 12
Dew point °C 23 23 23 22 21 21 22 23 24 24 24 24 274
Growing degree-day °C 467 482 467 482 517 502 551 533 517 500 517 482 6017
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 16 15 15 16 17 19 21 21 17 16 15 15 17
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Puntarenas - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
43 kmJuan Santamaria International AirportSan JoseM
48 kmTobias Bolanos International AirportSan JoseM
55 kmNosara AirportNicoyaM
61 kmQuepos Managua AirportQueposM
64 kmDaniel Oduber Quiros International AirportLiberiaM
64 kmUpala AirportUpalaM
73 kmGuapiles AirportPocociM
74 kmLos Chiles AirportLos ChilesM
89 kmAerotortuguero AirportRoxanaM
101 kmBarra del Colorado AirportPocociM

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