February weather forecast
Jaco, Costa Rica

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter in Jaco, is also a moderately hot month, with an average temperature ranging between min 24.8°C (76.6°F) and max 29.9°C (85.8°F).

Temperature

In Jaco, Costa Rica, the average high-temperature in February is almost the same as in January - a still warm 29.9°C (85.8°F). In Jaco, the average low-temperature is 24.8°C (76.6°F).

Heat index

In February, the average heat index is estimated at a tropical 34°C (93.2°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is a measure that combines air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like wind, 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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.

Humidity

February and March, with an average relative humidity of 68%, are the least humid months.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is February, when the rain falls for 7.8 days and typically collects 11mm (0.43") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In February, the average sea temperature is 28.7°C (83.7°F).
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

In February, the average length of the day is 11h and 50min.
On the first day of February, sunrise is at 06:00 and sunset at 17:43. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:52 and sunset at 17:49 CST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in February is 9.3h.

UV index

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Jaco. The months with the lowest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in February interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in February in Jaco?

In Jaco, in February, the average high-temperature is 29.9°C (85.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 24.8°C (76.6°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, in February is estimated at 34°C (93.2°F).

What is the least humid month in Jaco?

February and March, with an average relative humidity of 68%, are the least humid months.

What is the average humidity in February in Jaco?

The average relative humidity in February is 68%.

What is the driest month in Jaco?

The month with the least rainfall in Jaco is February, when the rain falls for 7.8 days and typically collects 11mm (0.43") of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in February in Jaco?

In Jaco, Costa Rica, during February, the rain falls for 7.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 11mm (0.43") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in February in Jaco?

In February, the average sea temperature is 28.7°C (83.7°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the average length of the day in February in Jaco?

The average day length in February is 11h and 50min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in February in Jaco?

On the first day of February in Jaco, sunrise is at 06:00 and sunset at 17:43. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:52 and sunset at 17:49 CST.

How long on average sun shines in February in Jaco?

The average sunshine duration in February is 9.3h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Jaco?

The months with the highest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

When is the lowest UV index in Jaco?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Jaco?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Jaco is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in February
Jaco, Costa Rica

Average temperature in February - Jaco, Costa Rica
  • Average high temperature in February: 29.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (30.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is October (28.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 24.8°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are April and May (26.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.5°C).

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Average pressure in February
Jaco, Costa Rica

Average pressure in February - Jaco, Costa Rica
  • Average pressure in February: 1011.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1010.6mbar).

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Average wind speed in February
Jaco, Costa Rica

Average wind speed in February - Jaco, Costa Rica
  • Average wind speed in February: 9.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (9.7km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is June (7.6km/h).

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Average humidity in February
Jaco, Costa Rica

Average humidity in February - Jaco, Costa Rica
  • Average humidity in February: 68%

The months with the highest relative humidity are June and October (80%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are February and March (68%).

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Average rainfall in February
Jaco, Costa Rica

Average rainfall in February - Jaco, Costa Rica
  • Average rainfall in February: 11mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (383mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (11mm).

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Average rainfall days in February
Jaco, Costa Rica

Average rainfall days in February - Jaco, Costa Rica
  • Average rainfall days in February: 7.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (26.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (7.8 days).

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Average sea temperature in February
Jaco, Costa Rica

Average sea temperature in February - Jaco, Costa Rica
  • Average sea temperature in February: 28.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is March (29.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is November (27.8°C).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Jaco, Costa Rica

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Jaco, Costa Rica
  • Average daylight in February: 11h and 50min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 41min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 35min).

  • Average sunshine in February: 9h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 8h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in February
Jaco, Costa Rica

Average sunshine days in February - Jaco, Costa Rica
  • Average sunshine days in February: 16.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (18.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (4.3 days).

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Average UV index in February
Jaco, Costa Rica

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

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

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Average cloud cover in February
Jaco, Costa Rica

Average cloud cover in February - Jaco, Costa Rica
  • Average cloud cover in February: 13

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 13).

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Average visibility in February
Jaco, Costa Rica

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

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

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