San José
Costa Rica
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
San José, Costa Rica

An aerial skyscape of San José, Costa Rica in the evening sun
An aerial skyscape of San José, Costa Rica in the evening sun
The last month of the winter, February, is another warm month in San José, Costa Rica, with average temperature ranging between max 26.8°C (80.2°F) and min 18°C (64.4°F).

Temperature

In San José, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a still moderately hot 26.8°C (80.2°F). In February, in San José, the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

Rainfall

In San José, during 1 rainfall days, 10.2mm (0.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In San José, Costa Rica, during the entire year, the rain falls for 107 days and collects up to 1971mm (77.6") of precipitation.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day in San José is 11.8h.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine in San José is February, with an average of 9.5h of sunshine.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in San José. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard 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:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. 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.

What is the temperature in February in San José?

In February, in San José, Costa Rica, the average high-temperature is 26.8°C (80.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

How much does it rain in San José in February?

In San José, during February, the rain falls for 1 days and regularly aggregates up to 10.2mm (0.4") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in February in San José?

In San José, the average length of the day in February is 11.8h.

What month has the most sunshine in San José?

February has the most sunshine of the year in San José, with an average of 9.5h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does San José have in February?

In February, the average sunshine is 9.5h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in San José?

Months with the highest UV index in San José, Costa Rica, are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in February in San José?

In San José, Costa Rica, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - San José, Costa Rica
  • Average high temperature in February: 26.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (28.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (25.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 18°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May and July (19°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (17.8°C).

Average rainfall in February - San José, Costa Rica
  • Average rainfall in February: 10.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (355.1mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (6.3mm).

Average rainfall days in February - San José, Costa Rica
  • Average rainfall days in February: 1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (18 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (1 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - San José, Costa Rica
  • Average daylight in February: 11.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.7h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 9.5h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 9.5h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

Average UV index in February - San José, Costa Rica
  • Average UV index in February: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).