February weather forecast and climate
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Bicycles parked on a bridge on river Amstel in Amsterdam, Netherlands
Bicycles parked on a bridge on river Amstel in Amsterdam, Netherlands
February, the last month of the winter, in Amsterdam, is a frosty month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 2°C (35.6°F) and an average high of 6°C (42.8°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a frosty 6°C (42.8°F). In February, the average low-temperature is 2°C (35.6°F).

Humidity

In Amsterdam, the average relative humidity in February is 82%.

Rainfall

In February, in Amsterdam, the rain falls for 13.1 days. Throughout February, 43mm (1.69") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Amsterdam, there are 189.3 rainfall days, and 510mm (20.08") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall. The month with the most snowfall in Amsterdam is February when snow falls for 3.8 days and typically aggregates up to 22mm (0.87") of snow.

Sea temperature

January and February, with an average sea temperature of 6.4°C (43.5°F), are months with the coldest seawater.
Note: Swimming in 6.4°C (43.5°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

In Amsterdam, Netherlands, the average length of the day is 10h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine is 4.1h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Amsterdam?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Amsterdam, Netherlands, is 6°C (42.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 2°C (35.6°F).

What is the average humidity in February in Amsterdam?

The average relative humidity in February in Amsterdam is 82%.

How much does it rain in Amsterdam in February?

In Amsterdam, in February, it is raining for 13.1 days, with typically 43mm (1.69") of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in February in Amsterdam?

In Amsterdam, Netherlands, during February, snow falls for 3.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 22mm (0.87") of snow.

What is the snowiest month in Amsterdam?

The month with the most snowfall in Amsterdam, Netherlands, is February when snow falls for 3.8 days and typically aggregates up to 22mm (0.87") of snow.

What months are the sea coldest in Amsterdam?

January and February, with an average sea temperature of 6.4°C (43.5°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

How cold is the water in February in Amsterdam?

In Amsterdam, Netherlands, in February, the average water temperature is 6.4°C (43.5°F). Swimming in 6.4°C (43.5°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Amsterdam have in February?

The average length of the day in February is 10h.

How many hours of sunshine does Amsterdam have in February?

In Amsterdam, the average sunshine in February is 4.1h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Amsterdam?

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

What is the UV index reading in February in Amsterdam?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Amsterdam is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average high temperature in February: 6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (21.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (5.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (15°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (2°C).

Average pressure in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average pressure in February: 1014.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is September (1016.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1011.2mbar).

Average wind speed in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average wind speed in February: 19.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (20.4km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (13.2km/h).

Average humidity in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average humidity in February: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (75%).

Average rainfall in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average rainfall in February: 43mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (55mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (18mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average rainfall days in February: 13.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (18.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is April (12.2 days).

Average snowfall in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average snowfall in February: 22mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (22mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average snowfall days in February: 3.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average sea temperature in February: 6.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (18.3°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and February (6.4°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average daylight in February: 10h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.1h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 9.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.5h).

Average sunshine days in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average sunshine days in February: 10.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (15.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (8 days).

Average UV index in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average UV index in February: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average cloud cover in February: 60

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 66).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 40).

Average visibility in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average visibility in February: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are April, June and August (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, May, July, September, October, November and December (9km).