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Weather In Costa Rica Costa Rica is a small country situated north of the equator. It experiences a diverse and wide-ranging temperate tropical climate manifested by two seasons , the dry and the wet. Though this particular country is around the vicinity of the equator, Costa Rica has no actual winter or summer period, which is sunny there most of the time. The sun rises early at around five am, and usually sets about 6 pm hours constantly the whole time of the year, which makes up almost 12 hours of sunshine every day. The dry season in Costa Rica is believed to be during the months of December all through April. Costa Rica encounters little or no rain at this period. Meanwhile the wet season is during the months of might to November, which has a temperature of twenty one to 27 degrees Celsius or seventy to 80 degrees Fahrenheit. The country encounters heaviest rainfall mainly during September as well as October. Costa Rica is divided into six climatic zones: northern Zone, Central valley , North Pacific, main Pacific, South pacific , and Caribbean. The variety of elevations at which different parts of the country is located 's the reason for the diversity within Costa Rica's climate. Northern Zone may be the countryside part of the region , which is quite less populated that includes the provinces of Guanacaste, Alajuela and Limon. The larger parts of this region have an average temperature around mid to upper teens Celsius, as the lower parts possess mid to upper 20's Celsius throughout the year. Rainfall in the lowland averages to regarding 100 inches, while in the mountains it is about 140 inches. Central valley region includes the provinces of San Jose, Cartago, Heredia and Alajuela. The climate in this area ranges from warm to dry to damp and chilly that depends on where you are situated. The high elevations such as on the foothills of the Poas Volcano that averages to some temperature of seventeen.4 degrees Celsius or 62 degrees Fahrenheit. The rain fall in this side from the valley is one hundred and twenty-seven inches year round. North Pacific includes the main province of Guanacaste, the western section of Alajuela, and the northern section of the Puntarenas Province. This region is considered to be the sunniest region and one of the most visited because of its amazing beaches. NOrth Pacific experiences yearly temperature of 28 degrees Celsius or even 82 degrees Fahrenheit. The coastal region of Central pacific includes parts of the provinces of Puntarenas and San Jose, as well as the beaches Jaco, Dominical, Uvita, as well as Quepos. This region usually has an average heat of 32 degrees Celsius throughout the year. The dry season finishes from January to March, which makes el born area experience very warm temperature until the month of May. The South Pacific region includes the parts of Puntarenas. This the main region has a diverse dry and wet season. The heat averages from upper 20's to low 30's degrees Celsius throughout the year. October may be the wettest month of the season , while February may be the driest. Caribbean is easily the most humid and rainiest area of Costa Rica. Due to the humidity caused by the caribbean Sea, heavy bathrooms sporadically last for a few days. The average temperature in the coastal area is incorporated in the upper 20's diploma Celsius or low 80's degree Fahrenheit. This area experiences the hottest temperature on the months of May, june and October, whilst lower temperatures throughout December through feb. Uvita Costa Rica
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