Sofia
Bulgaria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Sofia, Bulgaria

The full panorama of Sofia City, Bulgaria, with the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral centrally placed
The full panorama of Sofia City, Bulgaria, with the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral centrally placed
The last month of the winter, February, is another cold month in Sofia, Bulgaria, with average temperature varying between 5.6°C (42.1°F) and -2.9°C (26.8°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a still cold 5.6°C (42.1°F). In Sofia, in February, the average low-temperature is -2.9°C (26.8°F).

Rainfall

February is the month with the least rainfall in Sofia. Rain falls for 10 days and accumulates 31.5mm (1.2") of precipitation.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

The average length of the day in Sofia is 10.6h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine is 4.1h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
In February, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. 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 Sofia?

In February, in Sofia, the average high-temperature is 5.6°C (42.1°F), and the average low-temperature is -2.9°C (26.8°F).

How many days does it rain in February in Sofia?

In Sofia, in February, during 10 rainfall days, 31.5mm (1.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Sofia?

February is the month with the least rainfall in Sofia, Bulgaria. Rain falls for 10 days and accumulates 31.5mm (1.2") of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Sofia in February?

In February, in Sofia, it is snowing for 6.3 days. Throughout February, 192mm (7.6") of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Sofia have in February?

In February, the average length of the day is 10.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Sofia have in February?

The average sunshine in February in Sofia, Bulgaria, is 4.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Sofia?

In Sofia, Bulgaria, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Average high temperature in February: 5.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (27.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (3.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: -2.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-3.9°C).

Average rainfall in February - Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Average rainfall in February: 31.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (75.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (31.5mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Average rainfall days in February: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (13 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (7 days).

Average snowfall in February - Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Average snowfall in February: 192mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (248mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in February - Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Average snowfall days in February: 6.3 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and December (7.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Average daylight in February: 10.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.1h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.1h).

Average UV index in February - Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Average UV index in February: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).