Country: Costa Rica
Latitude:10.4469 N
Longitude:85.9091 W
Nearby Cities:Liberia, San José, Cañas, Nicoya, Santa Cruz

Mean Rate of Change ( °C / Century )

Since: 1760 1810 1860 1910 1960 1990
Current Location - - 0.84
± 0.20
0.92
± 0.22
1.62
± 0.47
-0.50
± 0.83
Costa Rica - - 0.84
± 0.21
0.92
± 0.23
1.60
± 0.45
-0.34
± 0.60
Nicaragua - - 0.82
± 0.19
0.90
± 0.21
1.55
± 0.39
-0.40
± 0.67
Central America - - 0.63
± 0.16
0.72
± 0.13
1.55
± 0.25
1.49
± 0.44
North America - 0.82
± 0.23
1.02
± 0.18
1.11
± 0.11
2.90
± 0.19
4.72
± 0.28
Northern Hemisphere - 0.79
± 0.16
0.96
± 0.10
1.19
± 0.05
2.56
± 0.20
3.56
± 0.20
Global Land 0.43
± 0.18
0.79
± 0.13
0.91
± 0.08
1.11
± 0.03
2.16
± 0.11
2.78
± 0.13

Local Climate Variabiity

Difference from Global Land Average ( °C, 95% range )

Smoothing Monthly Annual Five-year Ten-year Twenty-year
± 1.01 ± 0.54 ± 0.25 ± 0.17 ± 0.09

Correlation to Global Land Average (R value)

Smoothing Monthly Annual Five-year Ten-year Twenty-year
0.63 0.83 0.96 0.98 0.99

Variability in Monthly Means ( °C, 95% range )

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
± 1.03 ± 1.05 ± 1.06 ± 0.90 ± 0.91 ± 0.86
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
± 0.76 ± 0.75 ± 0.87 ± 0.78 ± 0.94 ± 1.00

History of Temperature Stations

Evolution of Climate Extremes

Mean of Daily High Temperature

Mean of Daily Low Temperature