DISTANCE: 5 km


START: Playa Platanares (AKA: Playa Preciosa)
8°30'47.02"N / 83°17'21.65"O

DISTANCE: 14 km


SATART: Playa Nicuesa
8°39'31.88"N / 83°16'48.97"O

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The tidal coefficient will be 84, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. The tide heights will be 8.2 ft, 1.6 ft, 8.5ft and 1.3 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Rincón de Osa which is of 12.8 ft and a minimum height of -3.6 ft.

On Saturday, 12th of September of 2015, the sun will rise in Rincón de Osa at5:24 h and sunset will be at 17:35 h. The moon will rise in the east (84º) at 4:51 hand will set in the west (274º) at 17:18 h.

In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide will be at1:55 h and the next high tide at 14:13 h. The first low tide will be at 8:04 h and the next low tide at 20:23 h.

The lunar phase will be a Waning Crescent. We will have 12 hours and 11 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 11:30 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 12 hours and 27 minutes.

The tidal coefficient will be 86, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. The tide heights will be 8.5 ft, 1.3 ft, 8.5ft and 1.3 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Rincón de Osa which is of 12.8 ft and a minimum height of -3.6 ft.

FINISH: Playa Puerto Jiménez
 8°32'23.88"N / 83°18'4.39"O

FINISH: Playa Puerto Jiménez
 8°32'23.88"N / 83°18'4.39"O

  Rising and setting of the sun
  Sunrise 5:24h

  Transit 11:30h

  Sunset 17:35h

  Duration of the sun 12h 11m


  Rising and setting of the sun
  Sunrise 5:24h

  Transit 11:29h

  Sunset 17:35h

  Duration of the sun 12h 11m


   Rincón de Osa
    08° 40' 50" N    83° 25' 32" W


    Tides
    2:34h, high tide ( 8.5 ft )
    8:44h, low tide ( 1.3 ft )
    14:51h, high tide ( 8.5 ft )
    20:59h, low tide ( 1.3 ft )


  Tidal coefficient
    coeficient 0h 86
    coeficient 12h 86


The sun will rise in Rincón de Osa at 5:24 h and sunset will be at 17:35 h. The moon will rise in the east (88º) at 5:36 hand will set in the west (270º) at 17:58 h.

In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide will be at 2:34 h and the next high tide at 14:51 h. The first low tide will be at 8:44 h and the next low tide at 20:59 h.

The lunar phase will be a New Moon. We will have 12 hours and 11 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 11:29 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 12 hours and 22 minutes.

FINISH: Playa Puerto Jiménez

 8°32'23.88"N / 83°18'4.39"O

DISTANCE:1,5 km


START: Playa Puntarenitas
8°32'31.66"N / 83°17'6.23"O

   Rincón de Osa
    08° 40' 50" N    83° 25' 32" W


    Tides
    1:55h, high tide ( 8.2 ft )
    8:04h, low tide ( 1.6 ft )
    14:13h, high tide ( 8.5 ft )
    20:23h, low tide ( 1.3 ft )


  Tidal coefficient
    coeficient 0h 84
    coeficient 12h 85


Find out the forecast for high tides and low tides before setting out to swim, and other swimming-related data such as the tidal coefficient, sun and moon rising and setting times and weather conditions in Rincón de Osa...

​We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned swimming race! Good luck!


 Sunday September 13th, 2015

Rincón de Osa Rincón Tide Chart

 Saturday September 12th, 2015