Petra
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Petra, Greece

An aerial panoramic view of the village of Petra in Greece, the beautiful waters, and the rest of Lesvos Island and Mythimna region
An aerial panoramic view of the village of Petra in Greece, the beautiful waters, and the rest of Lesvos Island and Mythimna region
The last month of the winter, February, is another cool month in Petra, Greece, with temperature in the range of an average high of 11°C (51.8°F) and an average low of 5°C (41°F).

Temperature

January and February, with an average high-temperature of 11°C (51.8°F), are the coldest months.

Rainfall

In Petra, during February, the rain falls for 10 days and regularly aggregates up to 90mm (3.5") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Petra, there are 86 rainfall days, and 646mm (25.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 15.3°C (59.5°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Petra, Greece. Swimming in 15.3°C (59.5°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 10.7h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine is 5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Petra is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
In February, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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 coldest month in Petra?

January and February, with an average high-temperature of 11°C (51.8°F), are the coldest months in Petra.

What is the temperature in February in Petra?

In Petra, in February, the average high-temperature is 11°C (51.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 5°C (41°F).

How many days does it rain in February in Petra?

In February, the rain falls for 10 days. Throughout February, 90mm (3.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

What months are the sea coldest in Petra?

Months with the coldest seawater are February and March, with an average sea temperature of 15.3°C (59.5°F). Swimming in 15.3°C (59.5°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 cold is the water in February in Petra?

In Petra, Greece, in February, the average water temperature is 15.3°C (59.5°F). Swimming in 15.3°C (59.5°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

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

In Petra, Greece, the average length of the day in February is 10.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Petra have in February?

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

How high is the UV index in February in Petra?

In Petra, Greece, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Petra, Greece
  • Average high temperature in February: 11°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (29°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (11°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (20°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (5°C).

Average rainfall in February - Petra, Greece
  • Average rainfall in February: 90mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (129mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (7mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Petra, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in February: 10 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 and September (4 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Petra, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in February: 15.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (24.5°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (15.3°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Petra, Greece
  • Average daylight in February: 10.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 14h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

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

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).