February weather forecast and climate
Rethimno, Greece

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

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Rethimno, in February, it is raining for 11 days, with typically 112mm (4.41") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Rethimno, there are 67 rainfall days, and 664mm (26.14") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

The month with the coldest seawater in Rethimno is February, with an average sea temperature of 16.1°C (61°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 16.1°C (61°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).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Rethimno, Greece, is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 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 many days does it rain in February in Rethimno?

In February, in Rethimno, Greece, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout February, 112mm (4.41") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

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

What is the sea temperature in February in Rethimno?

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

How many hours of daylight does Rethimno have in February?

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

How long on average sun shines in February in Rethimno?

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

How high is the UV index in February in Rethimno?

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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).
The 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).
The driest months (with the least 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 least 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 the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5h

Months with the most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with the 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).