Stanley
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)

Clear waters, sandy beaches, and yellow gorse in the mountainous Stanley, in the Falkland Islands
Clear waters, sandy beaches, and yellow gorse in the mountainous Stanley, in the Falkland Islands
February, the last month of the summer, in Stanley, is another mild month, with average temperature fluctuating between 14°C (57.2°F) and 5.4°C (41.7°F).

Temperature

In Stanley, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a still mild 14°C (57.2°F). In February, the average low-temperature is 5.4°C (41.7°F).

Humidity

In Stanley, the average relative humidity in February is 79%.

Rainfall

In Stanley, in February, during 12 rainfall days, 45mm (1.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), during the entire year, the rain falls for 162 days and collects up to 543mm (21.4") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

The month with the warmest seawater in Stanley is February, with an average sea temperature of 9.8°C (49.6°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.

Daylight

In Stanley, the average length of the day in February is 14.4h.

Sunshine

January, February, October through December, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

In Stanley, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
In February, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. 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 Stanley?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Stanley, is 14°C (57.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 5.4°C (41.7°F).

What is the average humidity in February in Stanley?

The average relative humidity in February in Stanley is 79%.

How much does it rain in Stanley in February?

In February, in Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), the rain falls for 12 days. Throughout February, 45mm (1.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

What month is the sea warmest in Stanley?

With an average sea temperature of 9.8°C (49.6°F), February is the month with the warmest seawater. Swimming in 9.8°C (49.6°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.

What is the sea water temperature in February in Stanley?

In Stanley, in February, the average water temperature is 9.8°C (49.6°F). Swimming in 9.8°C (49.6°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

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

In February, the average length of the day is 14.4h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Stanley?

January, February, October through December, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas).

How long on average sun shines in February in Stanley?

In Stanley, the average sunshine in February is 6h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Stanley?

In Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), the average daily maximum UV index in February is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average high temperature in February: 14°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (14.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (5.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 5.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (5.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (-1.2°C).

Average humidity in February - Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average humidity in February: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (74%).

Average rainfall in February - Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average rainfall in February: 45mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (63mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is September (34mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average rainfall days in February: 12 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (17 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (11 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average sea temperature in February: 9.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (9.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (4.7°C).

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

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 16.6h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 7.9h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 6h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 6h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 2h).

Average UV index in February - Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average UV index in February: 6

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).