Costa Rica weather in May 2020

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Below are average maximum temperatures at popular destinations in Costa Rica in May. Select a destination to see more weather parameters.

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The May weather guide for Costa Rica shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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How hot is it in Costa Rica in May?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 25°C in San Jose, Costa Rica in May with low heat and humidity, falling to 17°C at night.

How sunny is it in Costa Rica in May?

There are normally 7 hours of bright sunshine each day in San Jose, Costa Rica in May - that's 52% of daylight hours.

Does it rain in Costa Rica in May?

There are usually 19 days with some rain in San Jose, Costa Rica in May and the average monthly rainfall is 261mm.

Costa Rica sunrise & sunset times for May 2020

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Costa Rica in May 2020. Select a month to view Costa Rica sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Costa Rica sunrise & sunset times shown below are for San Jose.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Friday, 1st May 2020 05:19 17:48
Saturday, 16th May 2020 05:15 17:50
Sunday, 31st May 2020 05:14 17:54
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