February weather forecast and climate
Waikkal, Sri Lanka

Palm trees and a house on the rocky brown sandy shores of a beach resort in Waikkal, Sudan
Palm trees and a house on the rocky brown sandy shores of a beach resort in Waikkal, Sudan

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is also a hot month in Waikkal, Sri Lanka, with temperature in the range of an average high of 32°C (89.6°F) and an average low of 22°C (71.6°F).
The perfect water temperature of 28°C (82.4°F) with 71mm (2.8") of accumulated rainfall and only 4 rainfall days, makes February a great period for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

In Waikkal, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a still hot 32°C (89.6°F). In February, in Waikkal, the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

In Waikkal, during February, the rain falls for 4 days and regularly aggregates up to 71mm (2.8") of precipitation. In Waikkal, during the entire year, the rain falls for 125 days and collects up to 2117mm (83.35") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In February, the average sea temperature is 28°C (82.4°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

In Waikkal, Sri Lanka, the average length of the day is 11.9h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine in Waikkal is 8h.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Waikkal. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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 reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

How much does it rain in Waikkal in February?

In February, the rain falls for 4 days. Throughout February, 71mm (2.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in February in Waikkal?

In Waikkal, Sri Lanka, the average seawater temperature in February is 28°C (82.4°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Waikkal have in February?

In Waikkal, Sri Lanka, the average length of the day in February is 11.9h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Waikkal?

In February, the average sunshine in Waikkal is 8h.

When is the highest UV index in Waikkal?

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Waikkal, Sri Lanka.

What is the UV index reading in February in Waikkal?

In Waikkal, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in February
Waikkal, Sri Lanka

Average temperature in February - Waikkal, Sri Lanka
  • Average high temperature in February: 32°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March and April (33°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May, June, July, August and September (25°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February and December (22°C).

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Average rainfall in February
Waikkal, Sri Lanka

Average rainfall in February - Waikkal, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall in February: 71mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (351mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (47mm).

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Average rainfall days in February
Waikkal, Sri Lanka

Average rainfall days in February - Waikkal, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall days in February: 4 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are October and November (15 days).
Months with the least rainy days are January and February (4 days).

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Average sea temperature in February
Waikkal, Sri Lanka

Average sea temperature in February - Waikkal, Sri Lanka
  • Average sea temperature in February: 28°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (30°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, July, August and September (27°C).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Waikkal, Sri Lanka

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Waikkal, Sri Lanka
  • Average daylight in February: 11.9h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.7h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 8h

The month with the most sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with the least sunshine are June, July, August, September and October (Average sunshine: 6).

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Average UV index in February
Waikkal, Sri Lanka

Average UV index in February - Waikkal, Sri Lanka
  • Average UV index in February: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 11).

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