Vancouver
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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Vancouver, Canada

Aerial view of the Coal Harbor and trees of Stanley Park, with the city of Vancouver, Canada
Aerial view of the Coal Harbor and trees of Stanley Park, with the city of Vancouver, Canada
The last month of the winter, February, is another chilly month in Vancouver, Canada, with average temperature varying between 1.6°C (34.9°F) and 8.2°C (46.8°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a still chilly 8.2°C (46.8°F). The average low-temperature, in Vancouver, is 1.6°C (34.9°F).

Humidity

In Vancouver, Canada, the average relative humidity in February is 74.5%.

Rainfall

In Vancouver, in February, it is raining for 14.7 days, with typically 98.9mm (3.9") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Vancouver, there are 165.1 rainfall days, and 1153.1mm (45.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Vancouver. In Vancouver, in February, during 1.4 snowfall days, 63mm (2.5") of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 8.7 snowfall days, and 381mm (15") of snow is accumulated.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 6.8°C (44.2°F), February is the month with the coldest seawater.
Note: Swimming in 6.8°C (44.2°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.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Vancouver is 10.2h.

Sunshine

In Vancouver, the average sunshine in February is 3.3h.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 1 in February transform into the following instructions:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Vancouver?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Vancouver, is 8.2°C (46.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 1.6°C (34.9°F).

What is the average humidity in February in Vancouver?

The average relative humidity in February is 74.5%.

How much does it rain in Vancouver in February?

In Vancouver, in February, during 14.7 rainfall days, 98.9mm (3.9") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Vancouver in February?

In Vancouver, Canada, in February, during 1.4 snowfall days, 63mm (2.5") of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the coldest sea water in Vancouver?

The month with the coldest seawater in Vancouver is February, with an average sea temperature of 6.8°C (44.2°F).

What is the water temperature in February in Vancouver?

In February, the average sea temperature in Vancouver is 6.8°C (44.2°F). Swimming in 6.8°C (44.2°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

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

The average length of the day in February in Vancouver, Canada, is 10.2h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Vancouver?

The average sunshine in February in Vancouver is 3.3h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Vancouver?

Months with the lowest UV index in Vancouver, Canada, are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

How high is the UV index in February in Vancouver?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average high temperature in February: 8.2°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (22.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (6.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 1.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (13.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (0.8°C).

Average humidity in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average humidity in February: 74.5%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (81.2%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (61.4%).

Average rainfall in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average rainfall in February: 98.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (185.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (35.6mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in February: 14.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (19.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (6.3 days).

Average snowfall in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average snowfall in February: 63mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (148mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in February: 1.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (2.8 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in February: 6.8°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (11.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (6.8°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average daylight in February: 10.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.3h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 3.3h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.8h).

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

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).