February weather forecast and climate
Port-aux-Français, French Southern and Antarctic Lands

February, the last month of the summer, in Port-aux-Français, is also a fresh month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 4.3°C (39.7°F) and an average high of 11.5°C (52.7°F).

Temperature

The warmest month is February, with an average high-temperature of 11.5°C (52.7°F) and an average low-temperature of 4.3°C (39.7°F).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is February when the rain falls for 13 days and typically collects 45.5mm (1.79") of precipitation.

Snowfall

The only month without snowfall in Port-aux-Français is February.

Sea temperature

Months with the warmest seawater are February and March, with an average sea temperature of 5°C (41°F).
Note: Swimming in 5°C (41°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In Port-aux-Français, the average length of the day is 14.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in February is 5.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 warmest month in Port-aux-Français?

February is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 11.5°C (52.7°F) and an average low-temperature of 4.3°C (39.7°F).

What is the temperature in February in Port-aux-Français?

In February, in Port-aux-Français, French Southern and Antarctic Lands, the average high-temperature is 11.5°C (52.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 4.3°C (39.7°F).

How much does it rain in Port-aux-Français in February?

In Port-aux-Français, French Southern and Antarctic Lands, in February, it is raining for 13 days, with typically 45.5mm (1.79") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Port-aux-Français?

February is the month with the least rainfall in Port-aux-Français, French Southern and Antarctic Lands. Rain falls for 13 days and accumulates 45.5mm (1.79") of precipitation.

Does it snow in Port-aux-Français in February?

In February, in Port-aux-Français, French Southern and Antarctic Lands, it doesn't snow. January is the latest month when it typically snows.

When it does not snow in Port-aux-Français?

The only month without snowfall is February.

What are the months with the warmest sea water in Port-aux-Français?

Months with the warmest seawater are February and March, with an average sea temperature of 5°C (41°F).

How cold is the water in February in Port-aux-Français?

In February, the average sea temperature in Port-aux-Français is 5°C (41°F). Swimming in 5°C (41°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.

How many hours of daylight does Port-aux-Français have in February?

In February, the average length of the day in Port-aux-Français, French Southern and Antarctic Lands, is 14.2h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Port-aux-Français?

In February, the average sunshine in Port-aux-Français is 5.7h.

How high is the UV index in February in Port-aux-Français?

In Port-aux-Français, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Port-aux-Français, French Southern and Antarctic Lands
  • Average high temperature in February: 11.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (11.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (4.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 4.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (4.3°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July and August (-0.8°C).

Average rainfall in February - Port-aux-Français, French Southern and Antarctic Lands
  • Average rainfall in February: 45.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (69mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (45.5mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Port-aux-Français, French Southern and Antarctic Lands
  • Average rainfall days in February: 13 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, March, April and December (16 days).
The month with the least rainy days is September (12 days).

Average snowfall days in February - Port-aux-Français, French Southern and Antarctic Lands
  • Average snowfall days in February: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is August (13 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is February (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Port-aux-Français, French Southern and Antarctic Lands
  • Average sea temperature in February: 5°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are February and March (5°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are July, August, September and October (2°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Port-aux-Français, French Southern and Antarctic Lands
  • Average daylight in February: 14.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 16.2h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 8.3h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5.7h

The month with the most sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 2.4h).

Average UV index in February - Port-aux-Français, French Southern and Antarctic Lands
  • Average UV index in February: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January and December (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 1).