Costa Rica

Regions

Alajuela
Cartago
Guanacaste
Heredia
Limón
Puntarenas
San José

Country information

Country: Costa Rica
Population: 4,516,220 inhabitants  (Last modified: 5/03/2013 )
Area 51,100 km²
Capital: San José
Currency: Colon (CRC)
Phone code: +506
Languages: es-CR,en
Domain name: .cr
Postcode form: ####
Postcode regex: ^(\d{4})$
ISO3: CRI
Neighbors: Nicaragua, Panama
Fips: CS

Current local time in Costa Rica

Current Date:
Monday 22 April 2019
Current Time:
  • 10
  • :
  • 55
  • :
  • 04
Time Zone: America/Costa_Rica
GMT/UTC: -6  hours
DST: No time changes this year!


*GMT/UTC - Standard Time Zone
*DST - Daylight Saving Time

Upcoming public holidays

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 1 Wednesday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
June 16 Sunday Father´s Day Observance
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
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Tide times and tide charts

Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 10
Longitude in decimal degrees: -84
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 10° North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 84° West
Height above sea level: 1415 m,   4642.39 ft,   55708.69 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)