Rethimno
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Rethimno, Greece

Dusk in the Venetian Rethimno harbor in Greece, with calm waters and heavily cloudy skies
Dusk in the Venetian Rethimno harbor in Greece, with calm waters and heavily cloudy skies
The last month of the winter, February, is also a moderate month in Rethimno, Greece, with average temperature fluctuating between 15°C (59°F) and 8°C (46.4°F).

Temperature

In Rethimno, the average high-temperature in February is relatively the same as in January - a still mild 15°C (59°F). In Rethimno, the average low-temperature is 8°C (46.4°F).

Rainfall

In Rethimno, in February, it is raining for 11 days, with typically 112mm (4.4") of accumulated precipitation. In Rethimno, Greece, during the entire year, the rain falls for 67 days and collects up to 664mm (26.1") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 16.1°C (61°F), February is the month with the coldest seawater. For most, swimming in 16.1°C (61°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

The average length of the day in Rethimno is 10.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Rethimno, Greece, is 5h.

UV index

In Rethimno, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 4 interpret into the following advice:
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 Rethimno?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Rethimno, is 15°C (59°F), while the average low-temperature is 8°C (46.4°F).

How much does it rain in Rethimno in February?

In Rethimno, Greece, in February, it is raining for 11 days, with typically 112mm (4.4") of accumulated precipitation.

What month is the sea coldest in Rethimno?

February is the month with the coldest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 16.1°C (61°F). Swimming in 16.1°C (61°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 sea water temperature in February in Rethimno?

In February, the average sea temperature in Rethimno is 16.1°C (61°F). Swimming in 16.1°C (61°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 Rethimno?

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

How long on average sun shines in February in Rethimno?

The average sunshine in February in Rethimno, Greece, is 5h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Rethimno?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Rethimno, Greece, 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 - Rethimno, Greece
  • Average high temperature in February: 15°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (30°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (14°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 8°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (21°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (8°C).

Average rainfall in February - Rethimno, Greece
  • Average rainfall in February: 112mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (142mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (1mm).

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Rethimno, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in February: 16.1°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (16.1°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Rethimno, 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 - Rethimno, 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).