Ierapetra
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Ierapetra, Greece

Outstanding panoramic view of the Kales Venetian fortress, at the entrance to the Lelapetra Harbour in Greece
Outstanding panoramic view of the Kales Venetian fortress, at the entrance to the Lelapetra Harbour in Greece
The last month of the winter, February, is also an enjoyable month in Ierapetra, Greece, with average temperature fluctuating between 8.7°C (47.7°F) and 16.2°C (61.2°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a still comfortable 16.2°C (61.2°F). In Ierapetra, in February, the average low-temperature is 8.7°C (47.7°F).

Rainfall

In Ierapetra, in February, it is raining for 11 days, with typically 94.9mm (3.74") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 68 rainfall days, and 661.8mm (26.06") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

The month with the coldest seawater is February, with an average sea temperature of 16.7°C (62.1°F).
Note: Swimming in 16.7°C (62.1°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

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

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine in Ierapetra is 5h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 in February transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Ierapetra?

In Ierapetra, Greece, in February, the average high-temperature is 16.2°C (61.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 8.7°C (47.7°F).

How much does it rain in Ierapetra in February?

In Ierapetra, in February, during 11 rainfall days, 94.9mm (3.74") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When is the sea coldest in Ierapetra?

With an average sea temperature of 16.7°C (62.1°F), February is the month with the coldest seawater in Ierapetra.

How cold is the water in February in Ierapetra?

In Ierapetra, Greece, in February, the average water temperature is 16.7°C (62.1°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 16.7°C (62.1°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).

How many hours of daylight does Ierapetra have in February?

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

How long on average sun shines in February in Ierapetra?

In Ierapetra, the average sunshine in February is 5h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Ierapetra?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Ierapetra is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Ierapetra, Greece
  • Average high temperature in February: 16.2°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (31.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 8.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (22.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (8.7°C).

Average rainfall in February - Ierapetra, Greece
  • Average rainfall in February: 94.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (133.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0.5mm).

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

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (12 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (1 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Ierapetra, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in February: 16.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (16.7°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Ierapetra, 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: 5h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4).

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

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).