Gaborone
Botswana
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Gaborone, Botswana

Organized Central Business District of Gaborone, Botswana, under cloudy skies
Organized Central Business District of Gaborone, Botswana, under cloudy skies
February, the last month of the summer, in Gaborone, is another hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 32.1°C (89.8°F) and an average low of 19.3°C (66.7°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a still tropical 32.1°C (89.8°F). The average low-temperature, in February, is 19.3°C (66.7°F).

Rainfall

In Gaborone, it is raining for 5 days, with typically 30.2mm (1.2") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Gaborone, Botswana, there are 41 rainfall days, and 189.7mm (7.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Gaborone is 12.9h.

Sunshine

February through April and December, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
In February, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim.

What is the temperature in February in Gaborone?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Gaborone, Botswana, is 32.1°C (89.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 19.3°C (66.7°F).

How much does it rain in Gaborone in February?

In February, in Gaborone, Botswana, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout February, 30.2mm (1.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Gaborone have in February?

The average length of the day in February in Gaborone is 12.9h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Gaborone?

February through April and December, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Gaborone have in February?

In February, the average sunshine in Gaborone, Botswana, is 8h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Gaborone?

Months with the highest UV index in Gaborone, Botswana, are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in February in Gaborone?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Gaborone is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Gaborone, Botswana
  • Average high temperature in February: 32.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (32.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (22.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 19.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (19.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (4.4°C).

Average rainfall in February - Gaborone, Botswana
  • Average rainfall in February: 30.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (32.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0.4mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Gaborone, Botswana
  • Average rainfall days in February: 5 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (6 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (1 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Gaborone, Botswana
  • Average daylight in February: 12.9h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 8h

Months with most sunshine are July, August and September (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are February, March, April and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in February - Gaborone, Botswana
  • Average UV index in February: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).