February weather forecast and climate
Nairobi, Kenya

A small lake in the Uhuru Park within the city of Nairobi, Kenya, with a distant view of the city skyscrapers
A small lake in the Uhuru Park within the city of Nairobi, Kenya, with a distant view of the city skyscrapers
February, the last month of the summer, in Nairobi, is another warm month, with average temperature fluctuating between 14.3°C (57.7°F) and 27°C (80.6°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 27°C (80.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 14.3°C (57.7°F), February is the warmest month.

Heat index

The average heat index in February is appraised at 28.5°C (83.3°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, pregnancy). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 65%, February is the least humid month.

Rainfall

In February, in Nairobi, the rain falls for 13.1 days. Throughout February, 33mm (1.3") of precipitation is accumulated. In Nairobi, during the entire year, the rain falls for 241.5 days and collects up to 676mm (26.61") of precipitation.

Daylight

January, February, November and December, with an average of 12.2h of daylight, are months with the longest days in Nairobi.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine are January and February, with an average of 9.6h of sunshine.

UV index

January through August, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 warmest month in Nairobi?

February is the warmest month in Nairobi, with an average high-temperature of 27°C (80.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 14.3°C (57.7°F).

What is the temperature in February in Nairobi?

In February, the average high-temperature is 27°C (80.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 14.3°C (57.7°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in February is estimated at 28.5°C (83.3°F).

What is the least humid month in Nairobi?

The least humid month in Nairobi is February, with an average relative humidity of 65%.

What is the average humidity in February in Nairobi?

In February, the average relative humidity is 65%.

How many days does it rain in February in Nairobi?

In February, in Nairobi, Kenya, the rain falls for 13.1 days. Throughout February, 33mm (1.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

When are the longest days in Nairobi?

January, February, November and December, with an average of 12.2h of daylight, are months with the longest days in Nairobi, Kenya.

What is the average length of the day in February in Nairobi?

In February, the average length of the day in Nairobi is 12.2h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Nairobi?

January and February, with an average of 9.6h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Nairobi, Kenya.

How long on average sun shines in February in Nairobi?

In February, the average sunshine in Nairobi is 9.6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Nairobi?

January through August, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index in Nairobi.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Nairobi?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Nairobi is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Nairobi, Kenya
  • Average high temperature in February: 27°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (27°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (22.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 14.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (15.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (12.7°C).

Average humidity in February - Nairobi, Kenya
  • Average humidity in February: 65%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (65%).

Average rainfall in February - Nairobi, Kenya
  • Average rainfall in February: 33mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (125mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (28mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Nairobi, Kenya
  • Average rainfall days in February: 13.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (27.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (12.3 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Nairobi, Kenya
  • Average daylight in February: 12.2h

Months with the longest days are January, February, November and December (Average daylight: 12.2h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 12h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 9.6h

Months with the most sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 9.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are April and May (Average sunshine: 8.5).

Average UV index in February - Nairobi, Kenya
  • Average UV index in February: 5

The month with the highest UV index is September (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, October, November and December (UV index 5).