Churchill
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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Churchill, Canada

February, the last month of the winter, in Churchill, is also a dangerously cold month, with average temperature fluctuating between -20.2°C (-4.4°F) and -28.8°C (-19.8°F).

Temperature

In Churchill, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a still life-threatening cold -20.2°C (-4.4°F). The average low-temperature, in February, is -28.8°C (-19.8°F).

Rainfall

In Churchill rain does not fall in January and February.

Snowfall

January through June, September through December are months with snowfall. In February, in Churchill, it is snowing for 10.3 days. Throughout February, 193mm (7.6") of snow is accumulated. In Churchill, Canada, during the entire year, snow falls for 92 days, and aggregates up to 2012mm (79.2") of snow.

Sea temperature

January through April and December, with an average sea temperature of -2°C (28.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Churchill.
Note: For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

Daylight

In Churchill, the average length of the day is 9.4h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine in Churchill is 4.2h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Churchill is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in February in Churchill?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Churchill, is -20.2°C (-4.4°F), while the average low-temperature is -28.8°C (-19.8°F).

Does it rain in Churchill in February?

In Churchill, in February, it doesn't rain. In March, it rains.

What is the driest month in Churchill?

In Churchill, Canada, rain does not fall in January and February.

How much does it snow in Churchill in February?

In Churchill, Canada, in February, snow falls for 10.3 days, with typically accumulated 193mm (7.6") of snow.

What months are the sea coldest in Churchill?

January through April and December, with an average sea temperature of -2°C (28.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Churchill.

How cold is the water in February in Churchill?

In Churchill, in February, the average water temperature is -2°C (28.4°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

What is the average length of the day in February in Churchill?

In February, the average length of the day in Churchill is 9.4h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Churchill?

The average sunshine in February is 4.2h.

What is the UV index reading in February in Churchill?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Churchill, Canada, is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Churchill, Canada
  • Average high temperature in February: -20.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (18°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-21.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: -28.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (7.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-30.1°C).

Average rainfall in February - Churchill, Canada
  • Average rainfall in February: 0mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (69.3mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January and February (0mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Churchill, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in February: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (14.9 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (0.1 days).

Average snowfall in February - Churchill, Canada
  • Average snowfall in February: 193mm

The month with the highest snowfall is November (392mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are July and August (0mm).

Average snowfall days in February - Churchill, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in February: 10.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is November (15.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of snowfall days is July (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Churchill, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in February: -2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (8°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, April and December (-2°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Churchill, Canada
  • Average daylight in February: 9.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.4h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.2h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.7h).

Average UV index in February - Churchill, Canada
  • Average UV index in February: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 0).