Costa Rica is one of the safest and social places in Central America. As a result, tourism has flourished. Although you'll find a few crowded surf breaks Guanacaste offers a good balance of quality waves and riding opportunities. Guanacaste Province has a great climate with temperatures ranging between 78°F and 80°F (26°C-27°C). Rainfalls are intense, yet rare and come in short bursts. The three main surfing areas in Guanacaste are Playa Grande, Playa Avellanas, and Playa Negra.