Porto Novo
Cape Verde
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Porto Novo, Cape Verde

The last month of the winter, February, is also an agreeable month in Porto Novo, Cape Verde, with average temperature fluctuating between 16°C (60.8°F) and 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

The coldest months are January and February, with an average high-temperature of 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

In February, in Porto Novo, Cape Verde, the rain falls for 3 days. Throughout February, 8mm (0.3") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 34 rainfall days, and 124mm (4.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 23.1°C (73.6°F), February is the month with the coldest seawater.
Note: For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 23.1°C (73.6°F).

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day in Porto Novo is 11.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Porto Novo is 3h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 10 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What are the coldest months in Porto Novo?

January and February, with an average high-temperature of 22°C (71.6°F), are the coldest months in Porto Novo.

What is the temperature in February in Porto Novo?

In February, in Porto Novo, the average high-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F).

How much does it rain in Porto Novo in February?

In February, the rain falls for 3 days. Throughout February, 8mm (0.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

What month is the sea coldest in Porto Novo?

With an average sea temperature of 23.1°C (73.6°F), February is the month with the coldest seawater in Porto Novo, Cape Verde.

How warm is the water in February in Porto Novo?

In Porto Novo, Cape Verde, the average seawater temperature in February is 23.1°C (73.6°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23.1°C (73.6°F) water.

What is the average length of the day in February in Porto Novo?

In February, the average length of the day in Porto Novo is 11.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Porto Novo have in February?

In Porto Novo, the average sunshine in February is 3h.

What is the UV index reading in February in Porto Novo?

In Porto Novo, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 10. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Porto Novo, Cape Verde
  • Average high temperature in February: 22°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are August and September (27°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (22°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 16°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are August and September (21°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February and March (16°C).

Average rainfall in February - Porto Novo, Cape Verde
  • Average rainfall in February: 8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (35mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (1mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Porto Novo, Cape Verde
  • Average rainfall days in February: 3 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are August and September (4 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are April, June, July and December (2 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Porto Novo, Cape Verde
  • Average sea temperature in February: 23.1°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is October (26.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (23.1°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Porto Novo, Cape Verde
  • Average daylight in February: 11.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 3h

Months with most sunshine are August and September (Average sunshine: 4h).
Months with least sunshine are April, June, July and December (Average sunshine: 2).

Average UV index in February - Porto Novo, Cape Verde
  • Average UV index in February: 10

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 7).