Qaanaaq
Greenland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Qaanaaq, Greenland

The last month of the winter, Febrero, is a life-threatening cold month in Qaanaaq, Greenland, with average temperature fluctuating between -20.6°C (-5.1°F) and -28.4°C (-19.1°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is Febrero, with an average high-temperature of -20.6°C (-5.1°F) and an average low-temperature of -28.4°C (-19.1°F).

Humidity

In Qaanaaq, the average relative humidity is 63%.

Rainfall

In Qaanaaq, Greenland, during Febrero, the rain falls for 2 days and regularly aggregates up to 6mm (0.24") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 31 rainfall days, and 124mm (4.88") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

Months with the coldest seawater in Qaanaaq are Enero through Abril and Diciembre, with an average sea temperature of -2°C (28.4°F).
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

In Qaanaaq, the average length of the day is 2.9h.

Sunshine

In Febrero, the average sunshine is 0.3h.

UV index

Enero through Marzo, Octubre through Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index in Qaanaaq. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 0 interpret into the following advice:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the coldest month in Qaanaaq?

With an average high-temperature of -20.6°C (-5.1°F) and an average low-temperature of -28.4°C (-19.1°F), Febrero is the coldest month in Qaanaaq, Greenland.

What is the temperature in Febrero in Qaanaaq?

The average high-temperature, in Febrero, is -20.6°C (-5.1°F), while the average low-temperature is -28.4°C (-19.1°F).

What is the average humidity in Febrero in Qaanaaq?

The average relative humidity in Febrero in Qaanaaq, Greenland, is 63%.

How many days does it rain in Febrero in Qaanaaq?

In Qaanaaq, Greenland, in Febrero, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 6mm (0.24") of accumulated precipitation.

What months are the sea coldest in Qaanaaq?

Enero through Abril and Diciembre, with an average sea temperature of -2°C (28.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater.

What is the water temperature in Febrero in Qaanaaq?

In Febrero, the average sea temperature in Qaanaaq, Greenland, is -2°C (28.4°F). For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

What is the average length of the day in Febrero in Qaanaaq?

The average length of the day in Febrero in Qaanaaq is 2.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Qaanaaq have in Febrero?

In Febrero, the average sunshine in Qaanaaq, Greenland, is 0.3h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Qaanaaq?

Enero through Marzo, Octubre through Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index.

How high is the UV index in Febrero in Qaanaaq?

The average daily maximum UV index in Febrero is 0. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average high temperature in February: -20.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (7.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (-20.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: -28.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (2.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-28.4°C).

Average humidity in February - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average humidity in February: 63%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (72%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (62%).

Average rainfall in February - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average rainfall in February: 6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (24mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (4mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average rainfall days in February: 2 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July, August and September (4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is March (1 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average sea temperature in February: -2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (2°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, April and December (-2°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average daylight in February: 2.9h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 24h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 0h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 0.3h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 0).

Average UV index in February - Qaanaaq, Greenland
  • Average UV index in February: 0

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 3).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 0).