February weather forecast and climate
Dekar, Botswana

Weather in February

February, the last month of the summer, in Dekar, is another tropical month, with average temperature varying between 20.8°C (69.4°F) and 30.7°C (87.3°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a still hot 30.7°C (87.3°F). In February, the average low-temperature is 20.8°C (69.4°F).

Heat index

In February, the average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 33.1°C (91.6°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, pregnancy, metabolic differences, and wind affect individual temperature impact. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 55%, February is the most humid month.

Rainfall

In Dekar, in February, during 15.7 rainfall days, 63mm (2.48") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 92.5 rainfall days, and 329mm (12.95") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day in Dekar is 12.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in February is 9.3h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in February in Dekar?

In February, in Dekar, the average high-temperature is 30.7°C (87.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.8°C (69.4°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in February is evaluated at 33.1°C (91.6°F).

What is the most humid month in Dekar?

With an average relative humidity of 55%, February is the most humid month in Dekar, Botswana.

What is the average humidity in February in Dekar?

In February, the average relative humidity in Dekar is 55%.

How many days does it rain in February in Dekar?

In February, the rain falls for 15.7 days. Throughout February, 63mm (2.48") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

The average length of the day in February in Dekar, Botswana, is 12.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Dekar have in February?

The average sunshine in February is 9.3h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Dekar?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Dekar, Botswana, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in February
Dekar, Botswana

Average temperature in February - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in February: 30.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (34.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (23.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 20.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (23.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (8.8°C).

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Average pressure in February
Dekar, Botswana

Average pressure in February - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average pressure in February: 1010.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1022.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1009.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in February
Dekar, Botswana

Average wind speed in February - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average wind speed in February: 10.4km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are September and October (12.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is March (9.9km/h).

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Average humidity in February
Dekar, Botswana

Average humidity in February - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average humidity in February: 55%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (55%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (21%).

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Average rainfall in February
Dekar, Botswana

Average rainfall in February - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in February: 63mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (79mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in February
Dekar, Botswana

Average rainfall days in February - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in February: 15.7 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (18 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0 days).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Dekar, Botswana

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average daylight in February: 12.8h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 9.3h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 8.1h).

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Average sunshine days in February
Dekar, Botswana

Average sunshine days in February - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average sunshine days in February: 9.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (30.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (9 days).

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Average UV index in February
Dekar, Botswana

Average UV index in February - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average UV index in February: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, October, November and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in February
Dekar, Botswana

Average cloud cover in February - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average cloud cover in February: 24

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 24).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 1).

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Average visibility in February
Dekar, Botswana

Average visibility in February - Dekar, Botswana
  • Average visibility in February: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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