Does it rain all day in La Fortuna Costa Rica?

La Fortuna weather: Does it rain all of the time? Nope! It doesn’t even rain all of the time during the rain/green/wet season. The Arenal region experiences sporadic and heavy downpours from time to time (like most other Costa Rican destinations do), but clear skies are also common.

Can you swim in La Fortuna waterfall?

Yes, you can swim in the La Fortuna waterfall. However, the water is cold! And the current is super strong where the water falls into the pool, so make sure to stay by the rocks (like the people in the photo). Do not swim further out into the pool closer to the cascade.

How bad is the rainy season in Costa Rica?

Rainy or ‘Green’ Season in Costa Rica Rainy season starts around mid-May, but it gets a much undeserved bad reputation. A typical day in the rainy season starts off hot and sunny and then, if it does rain, it will cloud up at 2-3 PM and rain for a couple hours until it clears up again at 5-6 PM.

How much does it rain in La Fortuna Costa Rica?

The average temperature in La Fortuna is 23.5 °C | 74.3 °F. Precipitation here is about 2445 mm | 96.3 inch per year.

What is the temperature in the cloud forest?

The climate of the Monteverde Cloud Forest is fairly consistent temperature-wise: the warmest month on average is April with a temperature of 74° F, while the coldest month on average is February with a temperature of 57° F (“Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve”), so temperatures are warm year-round.

Are there monkeys in La Fortuna?

In the region of La Fortuna there are three of the four species of monkeys that exist in Costa Rica. The howler monkey, the white-faced monkey and the spider monkey.

Is La Fortuna safe?

La Fortuna is a small but major tourist town resulting in being safer than most places around the country. Moreover, La Fortuna is one of the safest (urban) places in Costa Rica. Even walking after dark in La Fortuna is considered safe, though there is not much to do anyway.