Dodoma
Tanzania
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Dodoma, Tanzania

Brown sandy shores of river Wadi in Dodoma, Tanzania, facing distant mountain ranges in the background
Brown sandy shores of river Wadi in Dodoma, Tanzania, facing distant mountain ranges in the background
February, the last month of the summer, in Dodoma, is another warm month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 28.3°C (82.9°F) and an average low of 17.4°C (63.3°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a still warm 28.3°C (82.9°F). The average low-temperature, in February, is 17.4°C (63.3°F).

Heat index

In February, the average heat index is calculated to a tropical 32.5°C (90.5°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like clothing, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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 particularly important for children. 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 Dodoma, the average relative humidity in February is 78%.

Rainfall

In Dodoma, Tanzania, it is raining for 17.7 days, with typically 98mm (3.86") of accumulated precipitation. In Dodoma, during the entire year, the rain falls for 115 days and collects up to 587mm (23.11") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in February is 12.3h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine is 8.9h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through September, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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.

What is the temperature in February in Dodoma?

In February, the average high-temperature is 28.3°C (82.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 17.4°C (63.3°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, in February is evaluated at 32.5°C (90.5°F).

What is the average humidity in February in Dodoma?

The average relative humidity in February in Dodoma is 78%.

How much does it rain in Dodoma in February?

In Dodoma, in February, during 17.7 rainfall days, 98mm (3.86") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

The average length of the day in February is 12.3h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Dodoma?

The average sunshine in February in Dodoma is 8.9h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Dodoma?

Months with the lowest UV index in Dodoma, Tanzania, are January through September, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in February in Dodoma?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Dodoma, Tanzania, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Dodoma, Tanzania
  • Average high temperature in February: 28.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (31.8°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are May and June (27.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 17.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is November (19.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (13.9°C).

Average humidity in February - Dodoma, Tanzania
  • Average humidity in February: 78%

Months with the highest relative humidity are March and April (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (51%).

Average rainfall in February - Dodoma, Tanzania
  • Average rainfall in February: 98mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (135mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Dodoma, Tanzania
  • Average rainfall days in February: 17.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (21.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (0.2 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Dodoma, Tanzania
  • Average daylight in February: 12.3h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with shortest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 8.9h

Months with most sunshine are August and September (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with least sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 8.1h).

Average UV index in February - Dodoma, Tanzania
  • Average UV index in February: 6

The month with the highest UV index is October (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, November and December (UV index 6).