February weather forecast
West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Palm trees along the white sandy beaches on the Indian Ocean, in the Coast of West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Palm trees along the white sandy beaches on the Indian Ocean, in the Coast of West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Weather in February

The last month of the summer, February, is a tropical month in West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, with an average temperature ranging between min 24°C (75.2°F) and max 30°C (86°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are February through April, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F).

Rainfall

In February, the rain falls for 14 days. Throughout February, 180mm (7.09") of precipitation is accumulated. In West Island, during the entire year, the rain falls for 186 days and collects up to 2082mm (81.97") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

January through June, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the warmest seawater in West Island.
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day in February is 12h and 29min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 05:57 and sunset at 18:35. On the last day of February, sunrise is at 06:04 and sunset at 18:25 +0630.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine in West Island is 14h.

UV index

January through April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in February interpret into the following advice:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. 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. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What are the warmest months in West Island?

Warmest months are February through April, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F).

What is the temperature in February in West Island?

In West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, in February, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How many days does it rain in February in West Island?

In West Island, in February, it is raining for 14 days, with typically 180mm (7.09") of accumulated precipitation.

What are the months with the warmest sea water in West Island?

The months with the warmest seawater in West Island are January through June, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F).

How warm is the water in February in West Island?

In February, the average sea temperature in West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, is 28°C (82.4°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

What is the average length of the day in February in West Island?

In West Island, the average day length in February is 12h and 29min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in February in West Island?

On the first day of February in West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, sunrise is at 05:57 and sunset at 18:35. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:04 and sunset at 18:25 +0630.

How many hours of sunshine does West Island have in February?

The average sunshine duration in February in West Island is 14h.

When is the highest UV index in West Island?

January through April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in West Island.

What is the UV index reading in February in West Island?

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average rainfall days
Average sunshine
Average UV index

Average temperature in February
West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Average temperature in February - West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands
  • Average high temperature in February: 30°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February, March and April (30°C).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are June, July, August and September (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 24°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are March and April (25°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July, August and September (23°C).

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Average rainfall in February
West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Average rainfall in February - West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands
  • Average rainfall in February: 180mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (255mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (99mm).

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Average rainfall days in February
West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Average rainfall days in February - West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands
  • Average rainfall days in February: 14 days

The months with the highest number of rainy days are May and July (20 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (11 days).

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Average sea temperature in February
West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Average sea temperature in February - West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands
  • Average sea temperature in February: 28°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, April, May and June (28°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are July, August, September, October, November and December (27°C).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands
  • Average daylight in February: 12h and 29min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 50min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h and 25min).

  • Average sunshine in February: 14h

The months with the most sunshine are May and July (Average sunshine: 20h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 11h).

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Average UV index in February
West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Average UV index in February - West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands
  • Average UV index in February: 12

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 8).

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