February weather forecast and climate
El Gallo, Costa Rica

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is another tropical month in El Gallo, Costa Rica, with temperature in the range of an average high of 32.3°C (90.1°F) and an average low of 22.3°C (72.1°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a still hot 32.3°C (90.1°F). In El Gallo, the average low-temperature is 22.3°C (72.1°F).

Heat index

In February, the average heat index is estimated at a very hot 39.8°C (103.6°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, clothing, and activity influence one's weather impression. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In February, the average relative humidity is 66%.

Rainfall

In El Gallo, Costa Rica, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 2mm (0.08") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in El Gallo, there are 188.5 rainfall days, and 1202mm (47.32") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In El Gallo, the average length of the day is 11.8h.

Sunshine

In El Gallo, Costa Rica, the average sunshine in February is 8.1h.

UV index

January through October and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in El Gallo, Costa Rica. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in February in El Gallo?

In El Gallo, in February, the average high-temperature is 32.3°C (90.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.3°C (72.1°F). In February, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is appraised at 39.8°C (103.6°F).

What is the average humidity in February in El Gallo?

In El Gallo, Costa Rica, the average relative humidity in February is 66%.

How much does it rain in El Gallo in February?

In February, in El Gallo, the rain falls for 2 days. Throughout February, 2mm (0.08") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does El Gallo have in February?

In El Gallo, the average length of the day in February is 11.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does El Gallo have in February?

In February, the average sunshine in El Gallo is 8.1h.

When is the highest UV index in El Gallo?

Months with the highest UV index in El Gallo, Costa Rica, are January through October and December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in February in El Gallo?

In El Gallo, Costa Rica, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in February
El Gallo, Costa Rica

Average temperature in February - El Gallo, Costa Rica
  • Average high temperature in February: 32.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (34.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is October (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 22.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (24.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22°C).

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Average pressure in February
El Gallo, Costa Rica

Average pressure in February - El Gallo, Costa Rica
  • Average pressure in February: 1011mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.3mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (1010.1mbar).

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Average wind speed in February
El Gallo, Costa Rica

Average wind speed in February - El Gallo, Costa Rica
  • Average wind speed in February: 21.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (21.4km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (6.8km/h).

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Average humidity in February
El Gallo, Costa Rica

Average humidity in February - El Gallo, Costa Rica
  • Average humidity in February: 66%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (87%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (62%).

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Average rainfall in February
El Gallo, Costa Rica

Average rainfall in February - El Gallo, Costa Rica
  • Average rainfall in February: 2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (274mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (1mm).

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Average rainfall days in February
El Gallo, Costa Rica

Average rainfall days in February - El Gallo, Costa Rica
  • Average rainfall days in February: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (27.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2 days).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
El Gallo, Costa Rica

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - El Gallo, Costa Rica
  • Average daylight in February: 11.8h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.5h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 8.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and October (Average sunshine: 7.6).

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Average sunshine days in February
El Gallo, Costa Rica

Average sunshine days in February - El Gallo, Costa Rica
  • Average sunshine days in February: 24.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (28.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (1.1 days).

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Average UV index in February
El Gallo, Costa Rica

Average UV index in February - El Gallo, Costa Rica
  • Average UV index in February: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and December (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is November (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in February
El Gallo, Costa Rica

Average cloud cover in February - El Gallo, Costa Rica
  • Average cloud cover in February: 10

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 10).

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Average visibility in February
El Gallo, Costa Rica

Average visibility in February - El Gallo, Costa Rica
  • Average visibility in February: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are September and October (8km).

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