Tortuguero in April - Tours in Costa Rica


April is a very popular month to visit Tortuguero, because it coincides with the still cold months of the northern hemisphere as well as the vacation season for many people from other countries.

Weather and temperature in Tortuguero during April


The temperature is around 30°c and at night it feels like 24°c. En abril, Tortuguero recibe 169.26mm de lluvia y aproximadamente 7 días de lluvia en el mes. La humedad se acerca al 77%.

April is still a high season month, so, the national park is quite visited by national and resident tourists.

Sea turtles in April

During April, sea turtles, whose season runs from July to October, are not yet seen. However, 75 kilometers south, in Barra de Pacuare, there is a site where leatherback turtles, the largest sea turtle in the world, come to nest.

This site is not part of the national park but is located on the Tortuguero canals, which run from Limón to the Nicaraguan border.