Fort-de-France Bay
Martinique
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique

Shallow clear waters, rocks, and palm trees on Fort-de-France Bay in Martinique, with cloudy skies and a far view of a mountain
Shallow clear waters, rocks, and palm trees on Fort-de-France Bay in Martinique, with cloudy skies and a far view of a mountain
The last month of the winter, February, is also a moderately hot month in Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique, with temperature in the range of an average high of 27.8°C (82°F) and an average low of 21.7°C (71.1°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a still moderately hot 27.8°C (82°F). In Fort-de-France Bay, the average low-temperature is 21.7°C (71.1°F).

Rainfall

In Fort-de-France Bay, during February, the rain falls for 13.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 77.8mm (3.1") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 198.2 rainfall days, and 2020.5mm (79.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

Months with the coldest seawater in Fort-de-France Bay are February and March, with an average sea temperature of 26°C (78.8°F).
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

In Fort-de-France Bay, the average length of the day in February is 11.7h.

Sunshine

In Fort-de-France Bay, the average sunshine is 7.1h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 11. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 11 in February transform into the following instructions:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in 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. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in February in Fort-de-France Bay?

The average high-temperature, in February, is 27.8°C (82°F), while the average low-temperature is 21.7°C (71.1°F).

How many days does it rain in February in Fort-de-France Bay?

In Fort-de-France Bay, during February, the rain falls for 13.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 77.8mm (3.1") of precipitation.

What months are the sea coldest in Fort-de-France Bay?

Months with the coldest seawater in Fort-de-France Bay are February and March, with an average sea temperature of 26°C (78.8°F).

What is the sea water temperature in February in Fort-de-France Bay?

In Fort-de-France Bay, the average seawater temperature in February is 26°C (78.8°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

What is the average length of the day in February in Fort-de-France Bay?

In February, the average length of the day is 11.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Fort-de-France Bay have in February?

The average sunshine in February in Fort-de-France Bay is 7.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Fort-de-France Bay?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Fort-de-France Bay is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique
  • Average high temperature in February: 27.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (30.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 21.7°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are June, August and September (24°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (21.7°C).

Average rainfall in February - Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique
  • Average rainfall in February: 77.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (265.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (74.3mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique
  • Average rainfall days in February: 13.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (11.5 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique
  • Average sea temperature in February: 26°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are September and October (29°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (26°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique
  • Average daylight in February: 11.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 7.1h

Months with most sunshine are March and August (Average sunshine: 7.2h).
The month with least sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 5.9h).

Average UV index in February - Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique
  • 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).