Malabo
Equatorial Guinea
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Malabo, Equatorial Guinea

The beautiful fall season in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea viewed against a vast sea and clear skies
The beautiful fall season in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea viewed against a vast sea and clear skies
The last month of the winter, February, is another tropical month in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, with average temperature varying between 31.3°C (88.3°F) and 20.3°C (68.5°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 28.8°C (83.8°F) and only 4 rainfall days, with 34mm (1.3") of accumulated rainfall, make February the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 31.3°C (88.3°F) and an average low-temperature of 20.3°C (68.5°F), February is the warmest month in Malabo.

Heat index

In February, the average heat index is calculated to a blistering 44.2°C (111.6°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged 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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (wind, clothing, pregnancy), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

February is the least humid month in Malabo, with an average relative humidity of 86%.

Rainfall

In Malabo, during February, the rain falls for 4 days and regularly aggregates up to 34mm (1.3") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 163 rainfall days, and 1838mm (72.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Malabo, the average seawater temperature is 28.8°C (83.8°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

In February, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine in Malabo is February, with an average of 4.2h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Malabo are January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. 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 average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
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. 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the warmest month in Malabo?

February is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 31.3°C (88.3°F) and an average low-temperature of 20.3°C (68.5°F).

What is the temperature in February in Malabo?

In Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, in February, the average high-temperature is 31.3°C (88.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.3°C (68.5°F). In February, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is estimated at 44.2°C (111.6°F).

What is the least humid month in Malabo?

February is the least humid month, with an average relative humidity of 86%.

What is the average humidity in February in Malabo?

In Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, the average relative humidity in February is 86%.

How many days does it rain in February in Malabo?

In Malabo, in February, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 34mm (1.3") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in February in Malabo?

In Malabo, in February, the average water temperature is 28.8°C (83.8°F). 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.

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

In Malabo, the average length of the day in February is 12h.

What month has the most sunshine in Malabo?

February has the most sunshine of the year in Malabo, with an average of 4.2h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in February in Malabo?

In Malabo, the average sunshine in February is 4.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Malabo?

Months with the highest UV index in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, are January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Malabo?

In Malabo, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average high temperature in February: 31.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (31.3°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (27.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 20.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (20.9°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, August and December (20.3°C).

Average humidity in February - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average humidity in February: 86%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (93%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (86%).

Average rainfall in February - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average rainfall in February: 34mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (263mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (30mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average rainfall days in February: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (22 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February and December (4 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average sea temperature in February: 28.8°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are March and April (29.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (25.9°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average daylight in February: 12h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.3h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.2h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.2h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 1.4h).

Average UV index in February - Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
  • Average UV index in February: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, July and December (UV index 11).