February weather forecast
Gothenburg, Sweden

The city hall and the German Church in Gothenburg, Sweden
The city hall and the German Church in Gothenburg, Sweden

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter in Gothenburg, is another cold month, with an average temperature varying between 2.7°C (36.9°F) and -2.1°C (28.2°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a still wintry 2.7°C (36.9°F). In February, in Gothenburg, the average low-temperature is -2.1°C (28.2°F).

Rainfall

February is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 12 days and accumulates 41mm (1.61") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In February, the average sea temperature is 3°C (37.4°F).
Note: For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

Daylight

In Gothenburg, the average length of the day in February is 9h and 26min.
On the first day of February, sunrise is at 08:14 and sunset at 16:37. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 07:08 and sunset at 17:40 CET.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in February in Gothenburg is 2.5h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Gothenburg is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 1 in February transform into the following instructions:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in February in Gothenburg?

In February, in Gothenburg, Sweden, the average high-temperature is 2.7°C (36.9°F), and the average low-temperature is -2.1°C (28.2°F).

What is the driest month in Gothenburg?

February is the month with the least rainfall in Gothenburg. Rain falls for 12 days and accumulates 41mm (1.61") of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in February in Gothenburg?

In Gothenburg, Sweden, in February, during 12 rainfall days, 41mm (1.61") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea temperature in February in Gothenburg?

In Gothenburg, Sweden, in February, the average water temperature is 3°C (37.4°F). For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

How many hours of daylight does Gothenburg have in February?

In February, the average day length is 9h and 26min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in February in Gothenburg?

On the first day of February in Gothenburg, Sweden, sunrise is at 08:14 and sunset at 16:37. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 07:08 and sunset at 17:40 CET.

How many hours of sunshine does Gothenburg have in February?

In Gothenburg, Sweden, the average sunshine duration in February is 2.5h.

What is the UV index reading in February in Gothenburg?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Gothenburg, Sweden, is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
Average rainfall days
Average sunshine
Average UV index

Average temperature in February
Gothenburg, Sweden

Average temperature in February - Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Average high temperature in February: 2.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (22.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (2.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: -2.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (14.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-2.1°C).

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Average rainfall in February
Gothenburg, Sweden

Average rainfall in February - Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Average rainfall in February: 41mm

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are October and November (87mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (41mm).

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Average rainfall days in February
Gothenburg, Sweden

Average rainfall days in February - Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Average rainfall days in February: 12 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (17 days).
The months with the least rainy days are March and May (10 days).

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Average sea temperature in February
Gothenburg, Sweden

Average sea temperature in February - Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Average sea temperature in February: 3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (18.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (2.6°C).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Gothenburg, Sweden

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Average daylight in February: 9h and 26min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17h and 58min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6h and 41min).

  • Average sunshine in February: 2h and 30min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 8h and 30min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1h and 0min).

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Average UV index in February
Gothenburg, Sweden

Average UV index in February - Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Average UV index in February: 1

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

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