Otaru
Japan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Otaru, Japan

February, the last month of the winter, in Otaru, is also a subzero cold month, with average temperature varying between -0.1°C (31.8°F) and -5.8°C (21.6°F).

Temperature

In Otaru, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a still subzero cold -0.1°C (31.8°F). In February, in Otaru, the average low-temperature is -5.8°C (21.6°F).

Humidity

In Otaru, the average relative humidity is 69%.

Rainfall

In Otaru, during February, the rain falls for 22 days and regularly aggregates up to 105.6mm (4.2") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Otaru, Japan, there are 193 rainfall days, and 1235mm (48.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. In Otaru, during 25.5 snowfall days, 1560mm (61.4") of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 125.7 snowfall days, and 6740mm (265.4") of snow is accumulated.

Sea temperature

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 5.3°C (41.5°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Otaru.
Note: Swimming in 5.3°C (41.5°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

In Otaru, the average length of the day in February is 10.5h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine in Otaru is 2.8h.

What is the temperature in February in Otaru?

In February, in Otaru, the average high-temperature is -0.1°C (31.8°F), and the average low-temperature is -5.8°C (21.6°F).

What is the average humidity in February in Otaru?

In February, the average relative humidity in Otaru is 69%.

How much does it rain in Otaru in February?

In Otaru, in February, it is raining for 22 days, with typically 105.6mm (4.2") of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in February in Otaru?

In Otaru, in February, snow falls for 25.5 days, with typically accumulated 1560mm (61.4") of snow.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Otaru?

Months with the coldest seawater in Otaru, Japan, are February and March, with an average sea temperature of 5.3°C (41.5°F).

What is the sea water temperature in February in Otaru?

In Otaru, Japan, in February, the average water temperature is 5.3°C (41.5°F). Swimming in 5.3°C (41.5°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Otaru have in February?

The average length of the day in February is 10.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Otaru have in February?

The average sunshine in February in Otaru is 2.8h.
Average temperature in February - Otaru, Japan
  • Average high temperature in February: -0.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (25.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-0.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: -5.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (18.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-6.1°C).

Average humidity in February - Otaru, Japan
  • Average humidity in February: 69%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (64%).

Average rainfall in February - Otaru, Japan
  • Average rainfall in February: 105.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (146.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (46.3mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Otaru, Japan
  • Average rainfall days in February: 22 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (25.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (8.6 days).

Average snowfall in February - Otaru, Japan
  • Average snowfall in February: 1560mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1940mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in February - Otaru, Japan
  • Average snowfall days in February: 25.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (29.4 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Otaru, Japan
  • Average sea temperature in February: 5.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (21.6°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (5.3°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Otaru, Japan
  • Average daylight in February: 10.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 2.8h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 6.5h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2h).