Weather in February
maintains the island's summer momentum, carrying on from the warmth of January
. This month is notable for having some of the highest average temperatures of the year, matching January's average high of 29.2°C. Coupled with the warmth, February continues the trend of heavy rainfall, characteristic of the wet peak period from January to March
February's rainfall remains substantial, with amounts ranging between 203mm and 254mm in various regions across the island. Despite this, the island continues to benefit from ample sunshine hours, making the weather not solely dominated by rain.
Moving from February to March, temperatures slightly decrease as the island begins transitioning from summer to autumn. However, rainfall and humidity levels remain high, as the wet peak period concludes in March.
In terms of specific regions, Port Louis on the leeward side continues to receive less rainfall compared to the windward regions in February. The city's tropical climate provides somewhat drier conditions. Meanwhile, high-altitude regions like Plaine Champagne still experience high rainfall during February.
However, February stands out as the most humid month of the year in Mauritius, with humidity levels reaching their annual peak. This can make the high temperatures feel even warmer. The trade winds blowing from the southeast persist, with average speeds ranging between 20.9km/h and 29km/h. These winds provide a necessary reprieve from the high heat and humidity.
Despite the wet conditions, the seawater temperature remains suitable for water activities, averaging between 22.2°C and 27.2°C. This provides an excellent opportunity for visitors and locals alike to enjoy the ocean, despite the increased rainfall and humidity.
- Port Louis - February »
Port Louis's temperatures peak on average in February, reaching 28.6°C at their highest and 26°C at their lowest. In Port Louis, during February, the rain falls for 19.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 92mm of precipitation.
- Curepipe - February »
February is the warmest month in Curepipe with the temperature often reaching an average high of 28.5°C and an average low of 25.6°C. Similar to January, the weather in February in Curepipe remains warm, but it is subtly cooler with a high temperature of 28.5°C.
- Quatre Bornes - February »
In February, Quatre Bornes experiences a slight rise in the lowest temperature, from 25.4°C to 25.6°C, while the highest temperature remains largely unchanged, registering at 28.5°C. In Quatre Bornes, February is the month with the highest recorded average temperatures, measuring a high of 28.5°C and a low of 25.6°C.
- Mahebourg - February »
February proves to be the warmest month in Mahebourg, Mauritius, recording an average peak temperature of 28.2°C and a minimum temperature of 26°C. In Mahebourg during February, the rain falls for 21.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 105mm of precipitation.
- Saint Pierre - February »
On the first day of February in Saint Pierre sunrise is at 05:53 and sunset at 18:53. February, with its high-temperature average of 28.6°C and a low-temperature average of 26°C, is the warmest month in Saint Pierre, Mauritius.
- Le Hochet - February »
February, marked by an average high-temperature of 28.6°C and a low-temperature of 26°C, is the warmest month in Le Hochet, Mauritius. Le Hochet's February weather, marked by an average high temperature of 28.6°C and an average low temperature of 26°C, is the warmest in the year.
- Goodlands - February »
In Goodlands, during February, the rain falls for 19.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 92mm of precipitation. In Goodlands, during February, the rain falls for 19.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 92mm of precipitation.
- Triolet - February »
February in Triolet brings marginally higher temperatures compared to January with identical levels of humidity. In Triolet in February, it is raining for 19.7 days, with typically 92mm of accumulated precipitation.
- Souillac - February »
In Souillac, in February, the average water temperature is 28.2°C. What time are sunrise and sunset in February in Souillac?
- Tamarin - February »
In February, Tamarin, Mauritius maintains similar conditions to January, as the rainy season continues, and the sea remains warm. In Tamarin in February, it is raining for 23.1 days, with typically 121mm of accumulated precipitation.
- Plaine Magnien - February »
The month with the most rainfall in Plaine Magnien is February, when the rain falls for 21.6 days and typically aggregates up to 105mm of precipitation. With an average relative humidity of 79%, February is the most humid month in Plaine Magnien.