Apia
Samoa
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Apia, Samoa

The view of the large Methodist church in the town of Apia, Samoa
The view of the large Methodist church in the town of Apia, Samoa
February, the last month of the summer, in Apia, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 29°C (84.2°F) and an average low of 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a warm 29°C (84.2°F). The average low-temperature, in February, is 24°C (75.2°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a hot 34.7°C (94.5°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (metabolic differences, pregnancy, wind), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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 Apia, the average relative humidity in February is 80%.

Rainfall

In Apia, it is raining for 18 days, with typically 380mm (15") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 169 rainfall days, and 2800mm (110.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In February, the average sea temperature is 29.3°C (84.7°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Apia is 12.5h.

Sunshine

January through March and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in February in Apia?

In Apia, Samoa, in February, the average high-temperature is 29°C (84.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in February is estimated at 34.7°C (94.5°F).

What is the average humidity in February in Apia?

In Apia, Samoa, the average relative humidity in February is 80%.

How much does it rain in Apia in February?

In February, in Apia, the rain falls for 18 days. Throughout February, 380mm (15") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in February in Apia?

In February, the average sea temperature in Apia, Samoa, is 29.3°C (84.7°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.

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

In February, the average length of the day in Apia is 12.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Apia?

Months with the least sunshine in Apia, Samoa, are January through March and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Apia have in February?

In Apia, Samoa, the average sunshine in February is 6h.

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

January through April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Apia.

How high is the UV index in February in Apia?

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Apia, Samoa
  • Average high temperature in February: 29°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, March, April and November (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are August and September (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 24°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (23°C).

Average humidity in February - Apia, Samoa
  • Average humidity in February: 80%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (81%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are June, August and September (75%).

Average rainfall in February - Apia, Samoa
  • Average rainfall in February: 380mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (450mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (80mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Apia, Samoa
  • Average rainfall days in February: 18 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (8 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Apia, Samoa
  • Average sea temperature in February: 29.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is March (29.7°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are August and September (27.9°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Apia, Samoa
  • Average daylight in February: 12.5h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 6h

Months with most sunshine are June, July, August and September (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, March and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in February - Apia, Samoa
  • Average UV index in February: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).