Weather in New South Wales, Australia in February

So you're interested in going to New South Wales, Australia in February

February is a hot and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in New South Wales. February is a good month for swimming in New South Wales with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting New South Wales in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for February.

Temperature in New South Wales in February

The average maximum temperature in New South Wales in February is 26°. The average maximum temperature is 26° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average temperature in New South Wales in February is 21°. The average temperature ranges is 22° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in New South Wales in February is 17°. The minimum temperature is 17° in the previous month and 16° in the next month.

Sunshine in New South Wales in February

The average day light hours per day in New South Wales in February are 13.2 and there are 8.7 hours of sunshine per day on average during February making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in New South Wales in February is typically 13 during February. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in New South Wales in February

The average sea water temperature in New South Wales in February is 22.1° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in New South Wales in February

The average total rainfall in New South Wales in February is 27.8cm and on average there are 10.8 rainy days in February making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in New South Wales in February

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in New South Wales in February is 18° which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some. The dew point is 18° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in New South Wales in February is typically 83.8%. The maximum relative humidity is 83.1% in the previous month and 84.5% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in New South Wales in February is typically 65%. The average relative humidity is 62.9% in the previous month and 65.3% in the next month.

Wind Speed in New South Wales in February

The average maximum wind speed in New South Wales in February is typically 29kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 30kmh in the previous month and 28kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in New South Wales in February is typically 15kmh. The average wind speed is 16kmh in the previous month and 15kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in New South Wales in February is from the South East.