Port Hardy
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Port Hardy, Canada

February, the last month of the winter, in Port Hardy, is also a frosty month, with average temperature ranging between max 7.3°C (45.1°F) and min 1.4°C (34.5°F).

Temperature

In Port Hardy, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a still frosty 7.3°C (45.1°F). In February, the average low-temperature is 1.4°C (34.5°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in February is 76.6%.

Rainfall

In Port Hardy, during 17.2 rainfall days, 151.9mm (6") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Port Hardy, during the entire year, the rain falls for 213.1 days and collects up to 1865.8mm (73.5") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall.

Sea temperature

January through March, with an average sea temperature of 8°C (46.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater. At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

Daylight

The average length of the day in February is 10.1h.

Sunshine

In Port Hardy, the average sunshine in February is 2.6h.

UV index

In Port Hardy, the average daily maximum UV index is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
In February, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Port Hardy?

In February, in Port Hardy, Canada, the average high-temperature is 7.3°C (45.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 1.4°C (34.5°F).

What is the average humidity in February in Port Hardy?

In Port Hardy, the average relative humidity in February is 76.6%.

How much does it rain in Port Hardy in February?

In Port Hardy, during February, the rain falls for 17.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 151.9mm (6") of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in February in Port Hardy?

In Port Hardy, in February, snow falls for 2.5 days, with typically accumulated 88mm (3.5") of snow.

What months are the sea coldest in Port Hardy?

January through March, with an average sea temperature of 8°C (46.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Port Hardy, Canada. Swimming in 8°C (46.4°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

What is the sea water temperature in February in Port Hardy?

In February, the average sea temperature in Port Hardy is 8°C (46.4°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Port Hardy have in February?

The average length of the day in February is 10.1h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Port Hardy?

The average sunshine in February is 2.6h.

What is the UV index reading in February in Port Hardy?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Port Hardy is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Port Hardy, Canada
  • Average high temperature in February: 7.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (18.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (6°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 1.4°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (10.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (1.3°C).

Average humidity in February - Port Hardy, Canada
  • Average humidity in February: 76.6%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (82.6%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (69.6%).

Average rainfall in February - Port Hardy, Canada
  • Average rainfall in February: 151.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (307.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (53.7mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Port Hardy, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in February: 17.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (22.7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (11.2 days).

Average snowfall in February - Port Hardy, Canada
  • Average snowfall in February: 88mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (124mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in February - Port Hardy, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in February: 2.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (3.7 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Port Hardy, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in February: 8°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July and August (14°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February and March (8°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Port Hardy, Canada
  • Average daylight in February: 10.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.1h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 2.6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6.5h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.5h).

Average UV index in February - Port Hardy, Canada
  • Average UV index in February: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 0).