Surfing Costa Rica
|Costa Rica is blessed with quality point breaks, beachbreaks and surf on 2 different coast lines. And since it's one of the safest and politically most stable country in the region it's also pretty crowded. Lots of American (surfer) tourists spend time alonf the carribean or Pacific coastline in search of quality waves. Prices have risen because of the increasing popularity of spending time in CR. No need to bring thick wetsuits, boardshort, a rashvest and plenty of sunscreen will do fine.
Climate in Costa Rica : Costa Rica has a tropical climate with two seasons. A wet season from May to November and a dry season from December to April. In the central upland areas the climate is more temperate. Average annual precipitation is 3,300 mm (130 inches) and rainfall patterns vary from region to region. Average temperature ranges in San Jose are from 14 to 24 degrees Celsius (57 to 75 degrees Fahrenheit) in December to 17 to 27 degrees Celsius (63 to 81 degrees Fahrenheit) in May. Coastline: 1,290 km
Surfing in Costa RicaRegions: 4
Total Costa Rica Surf spots: 43
Total Costa Rica Surf pictures: 86
For surf spot info, use the map of the Surf spots in Costa Rica above, if you have any questions related to surfing in Costa Rica use the Costa Rica surfing forum below to ask your questions.