Tripoli
Libya
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Tripoli, Libya

A perfect shot of the ruins of the archaeological site of Leptis Magna Roman, in Tripoli, Libya
A perfect shot of the ruins of the archaeological site of Leptis Magna Roman, in Tripoli, Libya
The last month of the winter, February, is another comfortable month in Tripoli, Libya, with average temperature ranging between max 19°C (66.2°F) and min 8°C (46.4°F).

Temperature

In Tripoli, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a still comfortable 19°C (66.2°F). The average low-temperature, in Tripoli, is 8°C (46.4°F).

Rainfall

In Tripoli, during 6 rainfall days, 29mm (1.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Tripoli, during the entire year, the rain falls for 43 days and collects up to 288mm (11.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 16°C (60.8°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Tripoli.
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 16°C (60.8°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

The average length of the day in Tripoli is 11h.

Sunshine

In Tripoli, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Tripoli is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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 temperature in February in Tripoli?

In Tripoli, Libya, in February, the average high-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 8°C (46.4°F).

How many days does it rain in February in Tripoli?

In February, in Tripoli, the rain falls for 6 days. Throughout February, 29mm (1.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

Months with the coldest seawater are February and March, with an average sea temperature of 16°C (60.8°F).

What is the sea temperature in February in Tripoli?

In February, the average sea temperature in Tripoli, Libya, is 16°C (60.8°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 16°C (60.8°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

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

In Tripoli, Libya, the average length of the day in February is 11h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Tripoli?

The average sunshine in February in Tripoli, Libya, is 7h.

How high is the UV index in February in Tripoli?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Tripoli, Libya
  • Average high temperature in February: 19°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (34°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (17°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 8°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (22°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (8°C).

Average rainfall in February - Tripoli, Libya
  • Average rainfall in February: 29mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (65mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (0mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Tripoli, Libya
  • Average rainfall days in February: 6 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (9 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Tripoli, Libya
  • Average sea temperature in February: 16°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (27°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (16°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Tripoli, Libya
  • Average daylight in February: 11h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in February - Tripoli, Libya
  • Average UV index in February: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).