Monday, October 15, 2018
411/5000 This Monday is expected cloudiness between partial to full in the country in the morning with possible rain on both slopes, followed by a cloudy afternoon with downpours in the North Pacific, Central Valley, North Zone and Caribbean, more isolated in the Central Pacific and South. The Convergence Zone will be getting closer to the country, increasing the contribution of humidity and instability in southern Central America.
This scientific document, produced by the Department of Climatology, provides information on the current and upcoming state of El Niño or La Niña events in a national context. This newsletter is published at the end or beginning of each month. Previous issues are also available.
The Ministry of Environment and Energy (MINAE), the Climate Change Department (DCC), submits a draft of the "National Policy for Adaptation to Climate Change in Costa Rica" to the institutions and the public in general.
Topic of the year 2015
Clouds play a pivotal role in weather forecasts and warnings. They help to drive the water cycle and the entire climate system. Throughout history, they have inspired artists, poets, musicians, photographers and countless other enthusiasts. Understanding Clouds is the theme of World Meteorological Day 2017 to highlight the enormous importance ...
Wednesday, August 08, 2018
Tres puestos de agua gratis, colocados el 1.° de agosto en el recorrido que hicieron los romeros hacia la basílica de los Ángeles, evitaron el uso de 11.260 botellas de plástico. ...
Reigning time depends on the type of clouds that form in the sky and, therefore, forecasters are interested in the study of their structure and evolution. Learn more about this fascinating subject.