Chania
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Chania, Greece

The view of the lighthouse surrounded by water in Chania, Greece
The view of the lighthouse surrounded by water in Chania, Greece
February, the last month of the winter, in Chania, is also a moderate month, with average temperature fluctuating between 14.9°C (58.8°F) and 7.7°C (45.9°F).

Temperature

In Chania, Greece, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a still moderate 14.9°C (58.8°F). The average low-temperature, in February, is 7.7°C (45.9°F).

Rainfall

In February, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout February, 112.4mm (4.4") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 63.8 rainfall days, and 652.5mm (25.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

The month with the coldest seawater is February, with an average sea temperature of 15.9°C (60.6°F).
Note: For most, swimming in 15.9°C (60.6°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

Daylight

In Chania, the average length of the day is 10.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Chania is 4.5h.

UV index

In Chania, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 temperature in February in Chania?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Chania, Greece, is 14.9°C (58.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 7.7°C (45.9°F).

How much does it rain in Chania in February?

In Chania, Greece, in February, during 11 rainfall days, 112.4mm (4.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the coldest sea water in Chania?

The month with the coldest seawater in Chania is February, with an average sea temperature of 15.9°C (60.6°F).

What is the sea water temperature in February in Chania?

In Chania, the average seawater temperature in February is 15.9°C (60.6°F). Swimming in 15.9°C (60.6°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Chania have in February?

In February, the average length of the day in Chania, Greece, is 10.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Chania have in February?

In February, the average sunshine is 4.5h.

How high is the UV index in February in Chania?

In Chania, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Chania, Greece
  • Average high temperature in February: 14.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (30.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (14.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 7.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (20.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7.5°C).

Average rainfall in February - Chania, Greece
  • Average rainfall in February: 112.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (141.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (1.3mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Chania, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in February: 11 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (12.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0.1 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Chania, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in February: 15.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (15.9°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Chania, Greece
  • Average daylight in February: 10.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.8h).

Average UV index in February - Chania, Greece
  • Average UV index in February: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).