February weather forecast and climate
Vancouver, Canada

The Coal Harbor, and trees of the Stanley Park, with the city of Vancouver, Canada
The Coal Harbor, and trees of the Stanley Park, with the city of Vancouver, Canada

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is also a wintry month in Vancouver, Canada, with average temperature varying between 2.2°C (36°F) and 5.5°C (41.9°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a still cold 5.5°C (41.9°F). In February, the average low-temperature is 2.2°C (36°F).

Humidity

In Vancouver, the average relative humidity is 81%.

Rainfall

In Vancouver, it is raining for 16.8 days, with typically 113mm (4.45") of accumulated precipitation. In Vancouver, during the entire year, the rain falls for 192.4 days and collects up to 1325mm (52.17") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Vancouver are January through April, November and December. The month with the most snowfall is February when snow falls for 3.8 days and typically aggregates up to 67mm (2.64") of snow.

Sea temperature

The month with the coldest seawater in Vancouver is February, with an average sea temperature of 6.8°C (44.2°F).
Note: Swimming in 6.8°C (44.2°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

In Vancouver, the average length of the day in February is 10.2h.

Sunshine

In Vancouver, Canada, the average sunshine is 4.3h.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Vancouver. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: 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 solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in February in Vancouver?

In February, in Vancouver, the average high-temperature is 5.5°C (41.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 2.2°C (36°F).

What is the average humidity in February in Vancouver?

In February, the average relative humidity in Vancouver, Canada, is 81%.

How much does it rain in Vancouver in February?

In Vancouver, Canada, in February, during 16.8 rainfall days, 113mm (4.45") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Vancouver in February?

In Vancouver, in February, during 3.8 snowfall days, 67mm (2.64") of snow is typically accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Vancouver?

The month with the most snowfall in Vancouver is February when snow falls for 3.8 days and typically aggregates up to 67mm (2.64") of snow.

When is the sea coldest in Vancouver?

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

What is the sea water temperature in February in Vancouver?

In Vancouver, Canada, in February, the average water temperature is 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 average length of the day in February in Vancouver?

In February, the average length of the day in Vancouver is 10.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Vancouver have in February?

The average sunshine in February in Vancouver, Canada, is 4.3h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Vancouver?

Months with the lowest UV index in Vancouver are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index reading in February in Vancouver?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Vancouver is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in February
Vancouver, Canada

Average temperature in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average high temperature in February: 5.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (19.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (4.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 2.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (13.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (1.9°C).

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Average pressure in February
Vancouver, Canada

Average pressure in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average pressure in February: 1017.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1018.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is March (1015.7mbar).

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Average wind speed in February
Vancouver, Canada

Average wind speed in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average wind speed in February: 10.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is November (11.4km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.3km/h).

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Average humidity in February
Vancouver, Canada

Average humidity in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average humidity in February: 81%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (75%).

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Average rainfall in February
Vancouver, Canada

Average rainfall in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average rainfall in February: 113mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (209mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (24mm).

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Average rainfall days in February
Vancouver, Canada

Average rainfall days in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in February: 16.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (20.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (8.8 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Vancouver, Canada

Average snowfall in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average snowfall in February: 67mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (67mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in February
Vancouver, Canada

Average snowfall days in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in February: 3.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in February
Vancouver, Canada

Average sea temperature in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in February: 6.8°C

The 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).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Vancouver, Canada

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 the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.3h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 3.9).

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Average sunshine days in February
Vancouver, Canada

Average sunshine days in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average sunshine days in February: 8.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (19.4 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are February and March (8.3 days).

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Average UV index in February
Vancouver, Canada

Average UV index in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average UV index in February: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in February
Vancouver, Canada

Average cloud cover in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average cloud cover in February: 55

Months with the most cloud cover are January and December (Cloud cover 59).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 26).

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Average visibility in February
Vancouver, Canada

Average visibility in February - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average visibility in February: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are June, July and August (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November and December (9km).

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