Oslo
Norway
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Oslo, Norway

The scenic view of the Vigeland sculpture park in Oslo, Norway, at dusk
The scenic view of the Vigeland sculpture park in Oslo, Norway, at dusk
February, the last month of the winter, in Oslo, is also a subzero cold month, with temperature in the range of an average low of -6.8°C (19.8°F) and an average high of -0.9°C (30.4°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a still freezing cold -0.9°C (30.4°F). The average low-temperature, is -6.8°C (19.8°F).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is February when the rain falls for 4 days and typically collects 36mm (1.4") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In February, the average sea temperature is 3.6°C (38.5°F). For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 9.2h.

Sunshine

In Oslo, Norway, the average sunshine is 2.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
The daily maximum UV index of 1 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. 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.

What is the temperature in February in Oslo?

In Oslo, Norway, in February, the average high-temperature is -0.9°C (30.4°F), and the average low-temperature is -6.8°C (19.8°F).

How much does it rain in Oslo in February?

In Oslo, Norway, in February, during 4 rainfall days, 36mm (1.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Oslo?

February is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 4 days and accumulates 36mm (1.4") of precipitation.

How cold is the water in February in Oslo?

In February, the average sea temperature in Oslo is 3.6°C (38.5°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

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

In Oslo, Norway, the average length of the day in February is 9.2h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Oslo?

In February, the average sunshine is 2.7h.

What is the UV index reading in February in Oslo?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Oslo, Norway, is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Oslo, Norway
  • Average high temperature in February: -0.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (21.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-1.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: -6.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.2°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (-6.8°C).

Average rainfall in February - Oslo, Norway
  • Average rainfall in February: 36mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (90mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (36mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Oslo, Norway
  • Average rainfall days in February: 4 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are August, October and November (8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (4 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Oslo, Norway
  • Average sea temperature in February: 3.6°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (17.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (3°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Oslo, Norway
  • Average daylight in February: 9.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.1h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 2.7h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 8.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.1h).

Average UV index in February - Oslo, Norway
  • Average UV index in February: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 0).