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Tolerable During Rainy Season?

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Tolerable During Rainy Season?

Hey ya'll, I'm thinking about heading up there in a week or two and was wondering how the rainy season is in the cloud forest. It rains a whole lot, I'm sure, but do the storms make visiting the cloud forest reserve somewhat of a drag or does it only rain moderately for a couple of hours per day?

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Grecia, Costa Rica
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1. Re: Tolerable During Rainy Season?

Cloud Forests are a different ballgame. Being in the clouds come with it wet weather. In general there are more wet days then dry period, just comes with the territory. I have been and had great weather, and been and had abysmal weather, just a toss of the dice really.

Here is a weather map that I find comes in handy costa-rica-guide.com/Weather/WeatherMap.html

Cheers

San Jose, Costa Rica
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2. Re: Tolerable During Rainy Season?

I was there yesterday ...not much rain...just enough to keep the forest green!

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3. Re: Tolerable During Rainy Season?

I see. Thank yerr!

San Jose, Costa Rica
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4. Re: Tolerable During Rainy Season?

You are WELCOME..yerr?

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5. Re: Tolerable During Rainy Season?

It may or may not rain, but you should always prepare for and count on rain in any cloud forest area. That said, it is what you make of it.

Cahuita, Costa Rica
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6. Re: Tolerable During Rainy Season?

Don't head that way without your packamac! I'm not big on rain but the dripping from the mossy branches of the cloud forest just adds to the fairy tale feel!

Curridabat, Costa...
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=)

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8. Re: Tolerable During Rainy Season?

this rainy season has been fairly dry

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9. Re: Tolerable During Rainy Season?

The two Augusts (2008 and 2011) we have had dry days till afternoon, then rainy. Plan your activities to be as early as possible. Always carry anti-rain devices in a backpack.

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