Saint Lucia Estuary
South Africa
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa

February, the last month of the summer, in Saint Lucia Estuary, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 27.2°C (81°F) and 23.7°C (74.7°F).

Temperature

February is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 27.2°C (81°F) and an average low-temperature of 23.7°C (74.7°F).

Heat index

In February, the average heat index is appraised at 30°C (86°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (wind, clothing, metabolic differences). Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

In February, the average relative humidity is 78%.

Rainfall

In Saint Lucia Estuary, it is raining for 17.8 days, with typically 85mm (3.35") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 196.2 rainfall days, and 699mm (27.52") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

The month with the warmest seawater in Saint Lucia Estuary is February, with an average sea temperature of 27.2°C (81°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa, the average length of the day is 13.1h.

Sunshine

With an average of 8.8h of sunshine, February has the most sunshine of the year in Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa.

UV index

In Saint Lucia Estuary, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the warmest month in Saint Lucia Estuary?

The warmest month in Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa, is February, with an average high-temperature of 27.2°C (81°F) and an average low-temperature of 23.7°C (74.7°F).

What is the temperature in February in Saint Lucia Estuary?

In Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa, in February, the average high-temperature is 27.2°C (81°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.7°C (74.7°F). In February, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is appraised at 30°C (86°F).

What is the average humidity in February in Saint Lucia Estuary?

In Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa, the average relative humidity in February is 78%.

How much does it rain in Saint Lucia Estuary in February?

In Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa, during February, the rain falls for 17.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 85mm (3.35") of precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Saint Lucia Estuary?

The month with the warmest seawater in Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa, is February, with an average sea temperature of 27.2°C (81°F).

What is the sea water temperature in February in Saint Lucia Estuary?

In February, the average sea temperature is 27.2°C (81°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.

How many hours of daylight does Saint Lucia Estuary have in February?

In February, the average length of the day is 13.1h.

What month has the most sunshine in Saint Lucia Estuary?

February has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 8.8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in February in Saint Lucia Estuary?

In February, the average sunshine in Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa, is 8.8h.

How high is the UV index in February in Saint Lucia Estuary?

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa
  • Average high temperature in February: 27.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (27.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (21.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 23.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (23.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (18°C).

Average humidity in February - Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa
  • Average humidity in February: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (68%).

Average rainfall in February - Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa
  • Average rainfall in February: 85mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (90mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (26mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa
  • Average rainfall days in February: 17.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (21.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (9.6 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa
  • Average sea temperature in February: 27.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (27.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (21.7°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa
  • Average daylight in February: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 8.8h

The month with the most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 5.8h).

Average UV index in February - Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa
  • Average UV index in February: 6

The month with the highest UV index is January (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are July, September and October (UV index 5).