Upernavik
Greenland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Upernavik, Greenland

Febrero, the last month of the winter, in Upernavik, is also an arctic cold month, with average temperature fluctuating between -22.3°C (-8.1°F) and -15.8°C (3.6°F).

Temperature

In Febrero, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in Enero - a polar cold -15.8°C (3.6°F). In Febrero, in Upernavik, the average low-temperature is -22.3°C (-8.1°F).

Rainfall

In Febrero, in Upernavik, the rain falls for 8 days. Throughout Febrero, 13mm (0.51") of precipitation is accumulated. In Upernavik, during the entire year, the rain falls for 113 days and collects up to 251mm (9.88") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Febrero, the average sea temperature in Upernavik is -1.7°C (28.9°F).
Note: For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

Daylight

In Upernavik, the average length of the day is 6.2h.

Sunshine

In Upernavik, the average sunshine is 1h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Upernavik are Enero through Marzo, Octubre through Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 0. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In Febrero, the average maximum UV index of 0 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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 Febrero in Upernavik?

The average high-temperature, in Febrero, in Upernavik, Greenland, is -15.8°C (3.6°F), while the average low-temperature is -22.3°C (-8.1°F).

How much does it rain in Upernavik in Febrero?

In Upernavik, in Febrero, it is raining for 8 days, with typically 13mm (0.51") of accumulated precipitation.

How cold is the water in Febrero in Upernavik?

In Upernavik, the average seawater temperature in Febrero is -1.7°C (28.9°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 Upernavik?

The average length of the day in Febrero in Upernavik, Greenland, is 6.2h.

How long on average sun shines in Febrero in Upernavik?

In Upernavik, the average sunshine in Febrero is 1h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in Febrero in Upernavik?

The average daily maximum UV index in Febrero in Upernavik, Greenland, is 0. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Upernavik, Greenland
  • Average high temperature in February: -15.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is March (-16.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: -22.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (2.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is March (-23.2°C).

Average rainfall in February - Upernavik, Greenland
  • Average rainfall in February: 13mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (38mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (8mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Upernavik, Greenland
  • Average rainfall days in February: 8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (15 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (6 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Upernavik, Greenland
  • Average sea temperature in February: -1.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (5.2°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are March, April and May (-1.8°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Upernavik, Greenland
  • Average daylight in February: 6.2h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 0h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 1h

Months with most sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 0).

Average UV index in February - Upernavik, 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).