Riyadh
Saudi Arabia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

A view of the Olaya street metro construction and cars in a traffic jam in the city of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, viewed from above, at night
A view of the Olaya street metro construction and cars in a traffic jam in the city of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, viewed from above, at night
The last month of the winter, February, is a moderately hot month in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, with average temperature ranging between max 23.4°C (74.1°F) and min 11.2°C (52.2°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a pleasant 20.2°C (68.4°F) in January, to a warm 23.4°C (74.1°F). The average low-temperature, in February, is 11.2°C (52.2°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Riyadh is 36%.

Rainfall

In Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, in February, it is raining for 4.3 days, with typically 6.4mm (0.3") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 44.8 rainfall days, and 92.5mm (3.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in February is 11.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Riyadh is 8.1h.

UV index

In Riyadh, the average daily maximum UV index is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 8 in February transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 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. 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 Riyadh?

In February, in Riyadh, the average high-temperature is 23.4°C (74.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 11.2°C (52.2°F).

What is the average humidity in February in Riyadh?

In February, the average relative humidity in Riyadh is 36%.

How many days does it rain in February in Riyadh?

In Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, in February, during 4.3 rainfall days, 6.4mm (0.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

In February, the average length of the day is 11.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Riyadh have in February?

In February, the average sunshine in Riyadh is 8.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Riyadh?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Average high temperature in February: 23.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (43.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (20.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 11.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (29.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9°C).

Average humidity in February - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Average humidity in February: 36%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (47%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (10%).

Average rainfall in February - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Average rainfall in February: 6.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (23.8mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July and September (0mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Average rainfall days in February: 4.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (11.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June and September (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Average daylight in February: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 8.1h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.9).

Average UV index in February - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Average UV index in February: 8

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).