Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Pocosol, Costa Rica
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Pocosol...
Pocosol is a coastal city in Costa Rica.
It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 2947 people.
The water temperature around Pocosol is nearly constant during the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.5°C (81.6°F) in December up to 29.1°C (84.4°F) in the month of April, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since Pocosol is located in the northern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature near Pocosol?
The current water temperature in the month of June near Pocosol is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not many surf spots in proximity to Pocosol. The next good one is Boca Barranca, which is just 29.4km (20.5miles) away from Pocosol. Click here
for more information on Boca Barranca and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Pocosol are Corralillo
, which is roughly 33km (20.5miles) away, and Bajamar
, located ca 35.6km (22.1miles) from Pocosol.
Are there beaches close to Pocosol?
There are not too many beaches near to Pocosol. The closest decent beach is Puntarenas
, which is 30.5km (19miles) away from Pocosol. Another gorgeous beach near Pocosol is Playa Herradura
, 49.5km (30.7miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Pocosol?
The average sea temperature around Pocosol is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with very little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Pocosol. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Pocosol can be remarkably intense.
How is the diving and fishing close to Pocosol?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions are very similar year round. The waters around Pocosol are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Pocosol: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Pocosol...
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