Montevideo
Uruguay
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Montevideo, Uruguay

Beautiful lawns and palm trees in the independence square outside the Centrally placed Salvo Palace in Montevideo, Uruguay
Beautiful lawns and palm trees in the independence square outside the Centrally placed Salvo Palace in Montevideo, Uruguay
February, the last month of the summer, in Montevideo, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 27.5°C (81.5°F) and 17.9°C (64.2°F).

Temperature

In Montevideo, Uruguay, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a still moderately hot 27.5°C (81.5°F). In Montevideo, in February, the average low-temperature is 17.9°C (64.2°F).

Heat index

In February, the average heat index is evaluated at 29.6°C (85.3°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
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 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like clothing, pregnancy, wind, 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 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

In February, the average relative humidity is 69%.

Rainfall

In February, the rain falls for 7 days. Throughout February, 101.5mm (4") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 77 rainfall days, and 1101.2mm (43.35") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Montevideo, the average water temperature is 23.4°C (74.1°F).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23.4°C (74.1°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

In Montevideo, the average length of the day is 13.3h.

Sunshine

In Montevideo, the average sunshine is 8.2h.

UV index

In Montevideo, the average daily maximum UV index is 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 11 in February interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. 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. Protect yourself by liberally applying a sunscreen of at least 30 SPF. Sunscreen prevents sunburn and decreases the damaging effects of Sun's radiation on the immune system. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Montevideo?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Montevideo, Uruguay, is 27.5°C (81.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 17.9°C (64.2°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in February is appraised at 29.6°C (85.3°F).

What is the average humidity in February in Montevideo?

In Montevideo, Uruguay, the average relative humidity in February is 69%.

How many days does it rain in February in Montevideo?

In Montevideo, in February, during 7 rainfall days, 101.5mm (4") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea temperature in February in Montevideo?

In February, the average sea temperature in Montevideo, Uruguay, is 23.4°C (74.1°F). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 23.4°C (74.1°F).

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

The average length of the day in February in Montevideo, Uruguay, is 13.3h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Montevideo?

In February, the average sunshine is 8.2h.

What is the UV index reading in February in Montevideo?

In Montevideo, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Average high temperature in February: 27.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (28.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (15°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 17.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (18°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (7.2°C).

Average humidity in February - Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Average humidity in February: 69%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is December (67%).

Average rainfall in February - Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Average rainfall in February: 101.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (108.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (83.1mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Average rainfall days in February: 7 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are February, June, July, October and November (7 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, March, April, May, August, September and December (6 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Average sea temperature in February: 23.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is January (24.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is July (11.3°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Average daylight in February: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 8.2h

The month with most sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 9.5h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 4.3h).

Average UV index in February - Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Average UV index in February: 11

Months with the highest UV index are January and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 2).