Amsterdam
Netherlands
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Bicycles parked on a bridge on river Amstel in Amsterdam, Netherlands, overlooking beautiful banks and distant city buildings
Bicycles parked on a bridge on river Amstel in Amsterdam, Netherlands, overlooking beautiful banks and distant city buildings
February is the coldest month in Amsterdam with an average low temperature approximately 0.6°C (33.1°F), while occasional nights drop up to -5°C (23°F). The 10-hour days are mild with 3 hours of sunlight and mostly in the 3.3°C (37.9°F) to 8.9°C (48°F) range.
Mornings are foggy with gloomy skies as February receives 50.8mm (2") of rain. Occasional freezing of the canals provides grounds for skating and enjoyment during the winter. Warm winter coats provide comfort in the cold season.
Overall, it is better to avoid Amsterdam in February as the weather mellows down considerably over the months.

What is the temperature in February in Amsterdam?

In February, in Amsterdam, the average high-temperature is 6.3°C (43.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 0.5°C (32.9°F).

What is the average humidity in February in Amsterdam?

The average relative humidity in February in Amsterdam is 86%.

How many days does it rain in February in Amsterdam?

In Amsterdam, Netherlands, in February, during 10 rainfall days, 50.6mm (2") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in February in Amsterdam?

In Amsterdam, Netherlands, during February, snow falls for 6 days.

When does it snow the most in Amsterdam?

Months with the most snowfall days in Amsterdam are January and February, with an average of 6 snowfall days.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Amsterdam?

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

What is the sea water temperature in February in Amsterdam?

In Amsterdam, Netherlands, the average seawater temperature in February is 6.4°C (43.5°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

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

The average length of the day in February is 9.9h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Amsterdam?

The average sunshine in February in Amsterdam, Netherlands, is 3.1h.

How high is the UV index in February in Amsterdam?

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average high temperature in February: 6.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (22.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (5.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 0.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (0.5°C).

Average humidity in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average humidity in February: 86%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (76%).

Average rainfall in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average rainfall in February: 50.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (89.6mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (40.9mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average rainfall days in February: 10 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are October, November and December (13 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (9 days).

Average snowfall days in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average snowfall days in February: 6 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (6 days).
Months with the lowest number of 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).
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: 9.9h

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

  • Average sunshine in February: 3.1h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 7.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.6h).

Average UV index in February - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Average UV index in February: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 0).