Kampala
Uganda
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Kampala, Uganda

Tall buildings in the vast city of Kampala, Uganda, with a leafy appearance under the clear blue skies
Tall buildings in the vast city of Kampala, Uganda, with a leafy appearance under the clear blue skies
February, the last month of the winter, in Kampala, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 28.3°C (82.9°F) and 17.7°C (63.9°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 28.3°C (82.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 17.7°C (63.9°F), February is the warmest month.

Heat index

The average heat index in February is estimated at a tropical 31.6°C (88.9°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise 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 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, metabolic differences, pregnancy, and wind affect individual temperature impact. 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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

Months with the lowest humidity in Kampala are January and February, with an average relative humidity of 72%.

Rainfall

In Kampala, during February, the rain falls for 12.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 23mm (0.91") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 231.2 rainfall days, and 477mm (18.78") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

Months with the longest days are January through December, with an average of 12.1h of daylight. Months with the shortest days are January through December, with an average of 12.1h of daylight.

Sunshine

January and February, with an average of 9.5h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through May, August, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in February transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 warmest month in Kampala?

With an average high-temperature of 28.3°C (82.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 17.7°C (63.9°F), February is the warmest month.

What is the temperature in February in Kampala?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Kampala, Uganda, is 28.3°C (82.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 17.7°C (63.9°F). In February, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is evaluated at 31.6°C (88.9°F).

What are the least humid months in Kampala?

Months with the lowest humidity in Kampala, Uganda, are January and February, with an average relative humidity of 72%.

What is the average humidity in February in Kampala?

The average relative humidity in February in Kampala is 72%.

How much does it rain in Kampala in February?

In Kampala, Uganda, in February, during 12.5 rainfall days, 23mm (0.91") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When are the longest days in Kampala?

January through December, with an average of 12.1h of daylight, are months with the longest days in Kampala.

What is the month with the shortest days in Kampala?

January through December, with an average of 12.1h of daylight, are months with the shortest days.

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

The average length of the day in February in Kampala, Uganda, is 12.1h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Kampala?

Months with the most sunshine in Kampala are January and February, with an average of 9.5h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Kampala have in February?

In Kampala, the average sunshine in February is 9.5h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Kampala?

Months with the highest UV index are January through May, August, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in February in Kampala?

In Kampala, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Kampala, Uganda
  • Average high temperature in February: 28.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (28.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is May (24.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 17.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (17.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (16.3°C).

Average humidity in February - Kampala, Uganda
  • Average humidity in February: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (85%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and February (72%).

Average rainfall in February - Kampala, Uganda
  • Average rainfall in February: 23mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (70mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (18mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Kampala, Uganda
  • Average rainfall days in February: 12.5 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are September and October (23.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (10.8 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Kampala, Uganda
  • Average daylight in February: 12.1h

Months with the longest days are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (Average daylight: 12.1h).
Months with shortest days are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (Average daylight: 12.1h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 9.5h

Months with most sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 9.5h).
Months with least sunshine are April and May (Average sunshine: 8.4).

Average UV index in February - Kampala, Uganda
  • Average UV index in February: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, August, November and December (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, July, September and October (UV index 5).