Avarua District
Cook Islands
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Avarua District, Cook Islands

Aerial view of the coastal Avarua District in the Cook Islands, with clear calm waters and mountains
Aerial view of the coastal Avarua District in the Cook Islands, with clear calm waters and mountains
February, the last month of the summer, in Avarua District, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 23°C (73.4°F) and max 29°C (84.2°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are February and March, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F).

Rainfall

In Avarua District, during February, the rain falls for 17 days and regularly aggregates up to 237mm (9.3") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 114 rainfall days, and 2190mm (86.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

The month with the warmest seawater in Avarua District is February, with an average sea temperature of 27.8°C (82°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Avarua District is 12.8h.

Sunshine

January through March, with an average of 17h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in February interpret into the following advice:
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. 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.

What are the warmest months in Avarua District?

February and March, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are warmest months in Avarua District.

What is the temperature in February in Avarua District?

In Avarua District, Cook Islands, in February, the average high-temperature is 29°C (84.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How many days does it rain in February in Avarua District?

In Avarua District, in February, it is raining for 17 days, with typically 237mm (9.3") of accumulated precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Avarua District?

February is the month with the warmest seawater in Avarua District, Cook Islands, with an average sea temperature of 27.8°C (82°F).

What is the sea water temperature in February in Avarua District?

In February, the average sea temperature in Avarua District, Cook Islands, is 27.8°C (82°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.

How many hours of daylight does Avarua District have in February?

In February, the average length of the day is 12.8h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Avarua District?

Months with the most sunshine are January through March, with an average of 17h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Avarua District have in February?

In Avarua District, Cook Islands, the average sunshine in February is 17h.

When is the highest UV index in Avarua District?

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Avarua District.

How high is the UV index in February in Avarua District?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Avarua District, Cook Islands, is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Avarua District, Cook Islands
  • Average high temperature in February: 29°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (29°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (25°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 23°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January, February and March (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July, August and September (19°C).

Average rainfall in February - Avarua District, Cook Islands
  • Average rainfall in February: 237mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (267mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (102mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Avarua District, Cook Islands
  • Average rainfall days in February: 17 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, February and March (17 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (3 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Avarua District, Cook Islands
  • Average sea temperature in February: 27.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (27.8°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are August and September (24.5°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Avarua District, Cook Islands
  • Average daylight in February: 12.8h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 17h

Months with most sunshine are January, February and March (Average sunshine: 17h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 3h).

Average UV index in February - Avarua District, Cook Islands
  • Average UV index in February: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).