Gao
Mali
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Gao, Mali

February, the last month of the winter, in Gao, is another hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 33.8°C (92.8°F) and min 17°C (62.6°F).

Temperature

In Gao, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a still tropical 33.8°C (92.8°F). In February, the average low-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F).

Rainfall

February through October and December are months with rainfall in Gao. February is the first month it rains. Throughout February, in the average 0.1 rainfall days, it receives 0.1mm (0") of precipitation. In Gao, during the entire year, the rain falls for 28.5 days and collects up to 218.8mm (8.6") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 11.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in February is 9.2h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Gao is 11. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 11 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise.

What is the temperature in February in Gao?

In February, the average high-temperature is 33.8°C (92.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F).

When does it start raining in Gao?

February is the first month it rains in Gao, Mali. Throughout February, in the average 0.1 rainfall days, it receives 0.1mm (0") of precipitation.

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

The average length of the day in February is 11.6h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Gao?

In February, the average sunshine in Gao, Mali, is 9.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Gao?

In Gao, Mali, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 11. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Gao, Mali
  • Average high temperature in February: 33.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (42.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (30.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 17°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (28.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14.8°C).

Average rainfall in February - Gao, Mali
  • Average rainfall in February: 0.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (84.2mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January and November (0mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Gao, Mali
  • Average rainfall days in February: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (8.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Gao, Mali
  • Average daylight in February: 11.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 9.2h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 9.4h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7.6h).

Average UV index in February - Gao, Mali
  • Average UV index in February: 11

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).