Why is Costa Rica
so cold right now?
chills out fully.
A giant mass of
cool, known as the Pacific Ocean, is helping bring down the air
temperature of everything nearby.
While many days
of no sun are not helping, during the same time sea surface
temperatures have dropped all over Costa Rica's Pacific. You can
feel the freshness when you walk down to the beach. As Blue Eco Blog
mentioned over a month ago, La Nina has told Costa Rica to chill out.
Now do you believe?
La Nina means the
waters offshore of Costa Rica and the Eastern Tropical Pacific are
cooler than normal. This happened last year, faded, then turned on
again last month. Weather computer models are predicting the La Nina
phenomenon will last at least until next year.
for here means lots of marine life and the sea is often rougher than
normal. That and more rain than normal.
And the rare
sight of surfers and divers in full wet suits.
here to meet whales and dolphin who want to get to know you.