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:
Tuesday 11 December 2018
Current Time:
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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
December 21 Friday December Solstice Season
December 25 Tuesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 31 Monday New Year´s Eve Observance
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Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year's Day National holiday
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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)