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Long-term weather forecast
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February weather forecast and climate
Athens, Greece

The last month of the winter, February, is a moderate month in Athens, Greece, with temperature in the range of an average low of 8.3°C (46.9°F) and an average high of 13.7°C (56.7°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a moderate 13.7°C (56.7°F). In February, the average low-temperature is 8.3°C (46.9°F).

Humidity

In February, the average relative humidity in Athens, Greece, is 73%.

Rainfall

In Athens, during 11.1 rainfall days, 40mm (1.57") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 98.9 rainfall days, and 348mm (13.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through March are months with snowfall in Athens. In Athens, during February, snow falls for 0.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2mm (0.08") of snow. In Athens, during the entire year, snow falls for 1.7 days, and aggregates up to 12mm (0.47") of snow.

Sea temperature

The month with the coldest seawater is February, with an average sea temperature of 15°C (59°F).
Note: Swimming in 15°C (59°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

The average length of the day is 10.8h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine in Athens, Greece, is 6.8h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Athens is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in February in Athens?

In February, in Athens, the average high-temperature is 13.7°C (56.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 8.3°C (46.9°F).

What is the average humidity in February in Athens?

In Athens, Greece, the average relative humidity in February is 73%.

How much does it rain in Athens in February?

In Athens, Greece, during February, the rain falls for 11.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 40mm (1.57") of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in February in Athens?

In February, it is snowing for 0.4 days. Throughout February, 2mm (0.08") of snow is accumulated.

When is the sea coldest in Athens?

The month with the coldest seawater in Athens, Greece, is February, with an average sea temperature of 15°C (59°F).

How cold is the water in February in Athens?

In February, the average sea temperature is 15°C (59°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 15°C (59°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

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

In February, the average length of the day in Athens is 10.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Athens have in February?

The average sunshine in February in Athens, Greece, is 6.8h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Athens?

In Athens, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Athens, Greece
  • Average high temperature in February: 13.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 8.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (23.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7.3°C).

Average humidity in February - Athens, Greece
  • Average humidity in February: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (74%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (50%).

Average rainfall in February - Athens, Greece
  • Average rainfall in February: 40mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (53mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (4mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Athens, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in February: 11.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (11.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (1.8 days).

Average snowfall in February - Athens, Greece
  • Average snowfall in February: 2mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (9mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0mm).

Average snowfall days in February - Athens, Greece
  • Average snowfall days in February: 0.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Athens, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in February: 15°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (15°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Athens, Greece
  • Average daylight in February: 10.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 6.8h

Months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.6h).

Average UV index in February - Athens, Greece
  • Average UV index in February: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).