Sisimiut
Greenland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Sisimiut, Greenland

The last month of the winter, February, is also a frigid cold month in Sisimiut, Greenland, with average temperature ranging between min -17.7°C (0.1°F) and max -10.2°C (13.6°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is February, with an average high-temperature of -10.2°C (13.6°F) and an average low-temperature of -17.7°C (0.1°F).

Rainfall

In Sisimiut, in February, it is raining for 10.6 days, with typically 20mm (0.8") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Sisimiut, there are 137.2 rainfall days, and 382mm (15") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Sisimiut are January through December.

Sea temperature

February and March, with an average sea temperature of -1.3°C (29.7°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Sisimiut. For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day is 8.1h.

Sunshine

In Sisimiut, Greenland, the average sunshine in February is 1.9h.

What is the coldest month in Sisimiut?

With an average high-temperature of -10.2°C (13.6°F) and an average low-temperature of -17.7°C (0.1°F), February is the coldest month in Sisimiut, Greenland.

What is the temperature in February in Sisimiut?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Sisimiut, Greenland, is -10.2°C (13.6°F), while the average low-temperature is -17.7°C (0.1°F).

How much does it rain in Sisimiut in February?

In Sisimiut, Greenland, in February, it is raining for 10.6 days, with typically 20mm (0.8") of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in February in Sisimiut?

In February, in Sisimiut, snow falls for 10.3 days.

When is the sea coldest in Sisimiut?

February and March, with an average sea temperature of -1.3°C (29.7°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Sisimiut, Greenland. 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 water temperature in February in Sisimiut?

In February, the average sea temperature is -1.3°C (29.7°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

How many hours of daylight does Sisimiut have in February?

The average length of the day in February in Sisimiut, Greenland, is 8.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Sisimiut have in February?

In Sisimiut, the average sunshine in February is 1.9h.
Average temperature in February - Sisimiut, Greenland
  • Average high temperature in February: -10.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (9.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (-10.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: -17.7°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (3.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is March (-18°C).

Average rainfall in February - Sisimiut, Greenland
  • Average rainfall in February: 20mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (52mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (18mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Sisimiut, Greenland
  • Average rainfall days in February: 10.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (14.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (9.1 days).

Average snowfall days in February - Sisimiut, Greenland
  • Average snowfall days in February: 10.3 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are November and December (13.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of snowfall days is August (0.2 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Sisimiut, Greenland
  • Average sea temperature in February: -1.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (4.8°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (-1.3°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Sisimiut, Greenland
  • Average daylight in February: 8.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 2.2h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 1.9h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 8.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 0h).