Saunders Island Settlement
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)

February, the last month of the summer, in Saunders Island Settlement, is also a moderate month, with average temperature fluctuating between 6°C (42.8°F) and 15°C (59°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are January and February, with an average high-temperature of 15°C (59°F).

Rainfall

In Saunders Island Settlement, during February, the rain falls for 10 days and regularly aggregates up to 39mm (1.5") of precipitation. In Saunders Island Settlement, during the entire year, the rain falls for 113 days and collects up to 452mm (17.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the warmest seawater in Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), are January through March, with an average sea temperature of 10°C (50°F).
Note: Swimming in 10°C (50°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

In Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), the average length of the day in February is 14.4h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine in Saunders Island Settlement is 6h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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.

What is the warmest month in Saunders Island Settlement?

Warmest months in Saunders Island Settlement are January and February, with an average high-temperature of 15°C (59°F).

What is the temperature in February in Saunders Island Settlement?

In Saunders Island Settlement, in February, the average high-temperature is 15°C (59°F), and the average low-temperature is 6°C (42.8°F).

How much does it rain in Saunders Island Settlement in February?

In Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), in February, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 39mm (1.5") of accumulated precipitation.

What are the months with the warmest sea water in Saunders Island Settlement?

January through March, with an average sea temperature of 10°C (50°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Saunders Island Settlement.

What is the water temperature in February in Saunders Island Settlement?

In Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), in February, the average water temperature is 10°C (50°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Saunders Island Settlement have in February?

The average length of the day in February in Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), is 14.4h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Saunders Island Settlement?

The average sunshine in February in Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), is 6h.

What is the UV index reading in February in Saunders Island Settlement?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average high temperature in February: 15°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January and February (15°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are June and July (5°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (7°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June, July and August (0°C).

Average rainfall in February - Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average rainfall in February: 39mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (53mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are September and October (28mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average rainfall days in February: 10 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (11 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are August, September and October (8 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average sea temperature in February: 10°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are January, February and March (10°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are July, August, September and October (6°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average daylight in February: 14.4h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 16.5h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 7.9h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 6h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 7h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 2h).

Average UV index in February - Saunders Island Settlement, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average UV index in February: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January and December (UV index 8).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 0).