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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Melbourne, Australia

The last month of the summer, February, is also a moderately hot month in Melbourne, Australia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 25.2°C (77.4°F) and an average low of 14.8°C (58.6°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a still warm 25.2°C (77.4°F). In Melbourne, the average low-temperature is 14.8°C (58.6°F).

Humidity

In February, the average relative humidity is 66%.

Rainfall

In Melbourne, Australia, during 9.6 rainfall days, 36mm (1.42") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Melbourne, during the entire year, the rain falls for 163.4 days and collects up to 465mm (18.31") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

The month with the warmest seawater in Melbourne is February, with an average sea temperature of 18.8°C (65.8°F).
Note: Swimming in 18.8°C (65.8°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

The average length of the day in February is 13.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Melbourne is 8.4h.

UV index

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index in Melbourne. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.

What is the temperature in February in Melbourne?

In February, the average high-temperature is 25.2°C (77.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 14.8°C (58.6°F).

What is the average humidity in February in Melbourne?

In Melbourne, Australia, the average relative humidity in February is 66%.

How much does it rain in Melbourne in February?

In Melbourne, Australia, in February, it is raining for 9.6 days, with typically 36mm (1.42") of accumulated precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Melbourne?

With an average sea temperature of 18.8°C (65.8°F), February is the month with the warmest seawater in Melbourne, Australia.

How cold is the water in February in Melbourne?

In February, the average sea temperature is 18.8°C (65.8°F). For most, swimming in 18.8°C (65.8°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

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

In Melbourne, the average length of the day in February is 13.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Melbourne have in February?

In February, the average sunshine in Melbourne is 8.4h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Melbourne?

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in February in Melbourne?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Melbourne is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Melbourne, Australia
  • Average high temperature in February: 25.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (25.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (12.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 14.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (14.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (6.6°C).

Average humidity in February - Melbourne, Australia
  • Average humidity in February: 66%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (63%).

Average rainfall in February - Melbourne, Australia
  • Average rainfall in February: 36mm

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are August and December (45mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are March and April (34mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Melbourne, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in February: 9.6 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (16.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.5 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Melbourne, Australia
  • Average sea temperature in February: 18.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (18.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is September (14.7°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Melbourne, Australia
  • Average daylight in February: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 8.4h

The month with the most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 9.8h).
Months with the least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 6.5).

Average UV index in February - Melbourne, Australia
  • Average UV index in February: 5

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 3).