February weather forecast and climate
Ixtapa, Mexico

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter, in Ixtapa, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 28.6°C (83.5°F) and 22.4°C (72.3°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 27.7°C (81.9°F) and only 2.3 rainfall days, with 6mm (0.24") of accumulated rainfall, makes February the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

The coldest months in Ixtapa are February and December, with an average high-temperature of 28.6°C (83.5°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a hot 31.1°C (88°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity 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 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, metabolic differences, clothing), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. 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

In February, the average relative humidity in Ixtapa is 65%.

Rainfall

In February, in Ixtapa, the rain falls for 2.3 days. Throughout February, 6mm (0.24") of precipitation is accumulated. In Ixtapa, during the entire year, the rain falls for 151.4 days and collects up to 610mm (24.02") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Ixtapa, the average seawater temperature is 27.7°C (81.9°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day in Ixtapa is 11.6h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine are February through May and December, with an average of 9.9h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Ixtapa?

The coldest months are February and December, with an average high-temperature of 28.6°C (83.5°F).

What is the temperature in February in Ixtapa?

In February, the average high-temperature is 28.6°C (83.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.4°C (72.3°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in February is estimated at 31.1°C (88°F).

What is the average humidity in February in Ixtapa?

The average relative humidity in February in Ixtapa, Mexico, is 65%.

How much does it rain in Ixtapa in February?

In Ixtapa, in February, during 2.3 rainfall days, 6mm (0.24") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in February in Ixtapa?

In Ixtapa, the average seawater temperature in February is 27.7°C (81.9°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Ixtapa have in February?

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

What is the month with the most sunshine in Ixtapa?

February through May and December, with an average of 9.9h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in February in Ixtapa?

In Ixtapa, Mexico, the average sunshine in February is 9.9h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Ixtapa?

Months with the highest UV index in Ixtapa, Mexico, are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Ixtapa?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index in Ixtapa, Mexico.

How high is the UV index in February in Ixtapa?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Ixtapa, Mexico, is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in February
Ixtapa, Mexico

Average temperature in February - Ixtapa, Mexico
  • Average high temperature in February: 28.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (30.1°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are February and December (28.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 22.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (25.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (22.4°C).

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Average pressure in February
Ixtapa, Mexico

Average pressure in February - Ixtapa, Mexico
  • Average pressure in February: 1012.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1013.4mbar).
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are May, June and September (1010.6mbar).

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Average wind speed in February
Ixtapa, Mexico

Average wind speed in February - Ixtapa, Mexico
  • Average wind speed in February: 8.6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is September (9.4km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are November and December (7.8km/h).

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Average humidity in February
Ixtapa, Mexico

Average humidity in February - Ixtapa, Mexico
  • Average humidity in February: 65%

Months with the highest relative humidity are September and October (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (61%).

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Average rainfall in February
Ixtapa, Mexico

Average rainfall in February - Ixtapa, Mexico
  • Average rainfall in February: 6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (157mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (1mm).

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Average rainfall days in February
Ixtapa, Mexico

Average rainfall days in February - Ixtapa, Mexico
  • Average rainfall days in February: 2.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (25.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is March (2.1 days).

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Average sea temperature in February
Ixtapa, Mexico

Average sea temperature in February - Ixtapa, Mexico
  • Average sea temperature in February: 27.7°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July and August (30.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (26.3°C).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Ixtapa, Mexico

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Ixtapa, Mexico
  • Average daylight in February: 11.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 9.9h

Months with the most sunshine are February, March, April, May and December (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
Months with the least sunshine are July, August and September (Average sunshine: 9).

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Average sunshine days in February
Ixtapa, Mexico

Average sunshine days in February - Ixtapa, Mexico
  • Average sunshine days in February: 23.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (28.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (1.6 days).

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Average UV index in February
Ixtapa, Mexico

Average UV index in February - Ixtapa, Mexico
  • Average UV index in February: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).

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Average cloud cover in February
Ixtapa, Mexico

Average cloud cover in February - Ixtapa, Mexico
  • Average cloud cover in February: 9

The month with the most cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 34).
The month with the least cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 7).

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Average visibility in February
Ixtapa, Mexico

Average visibility in February - Ixtapa, Mexico
  • Average visibility in February: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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