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 fluctuating between 1.6°C (34.9°F) and 8.2°C (46.8°F).

Temperature

In Vancouver, Canada, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a still frosty 8.2°C (46.8°F). In Vancouver, Canada, the average low-temperature is 1.6°C (34.9°F).

Humidity

In Vancouver, the average relative humidity is 74.5%.

Rainfall

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

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Vancouver are January through April, October through December.

Sea temperature

The month with the coldest seawater is February, with an average sea temperature of 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.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Vancouver, the average sunshine 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 of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 1 interpret into the following advice:
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. 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 Vancouver?

In Vancouver, in February, the average high-temperature is 8.2°C (46.8°F), and 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 in Vancouver, Canada, is 74.5%.

How many days does it rain in February in Vancouver?

In Vancouver, during February, the rain falls for 14.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 98.9mm (3.9") of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Vancouver in February?

In Vancouver, Canada, during February, snow falls for 1.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 63mm (2.5") of snow.

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

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

What is the water temperature in February in Vancouver?

In Vancouver, Canada, in February, the average water temperature 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 many hours of sunshine does Vancouver have in February?

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

When is the lowest UV index in Vancouver?

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

How high is the UV index in February in Vancouver?

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the 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).