Weather in Zanzibar City, Tanzania in February

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February is a hot and dry time for sunbathing in Zanzibar City. February is an excellent month for swimming in Zanzibar City with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Zanzibar City in the months of June, July, September, October, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for February.

Temperature in Zanzibar City in February

The average maximum temperature in Zanzibar City in February is 32°. The average maximum temperature is 32° in the previous month and 32° in the next month.

The average temperature in Zanzibar City in February is 28°. The average temperature ranges is 29° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Zanzibar City in February is 25°. The minimum temperature is 25° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

Sunshine in Zanzibar City in February

The average day light hours per day in Zanzibar City in February are 12.3 and there are 6.8 hours of sunshine per day on average during February making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Zanzibar City in February is typically 15.5 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 Zanzibar City in February

The average sea water temperature in Zanzibar City in February is 28.9° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Zanzibar City in February

The average total rainfall in Zanzibar City in February is 1.1cm and on average there are 5.9 rainy days in February making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Zanzibar City in February

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Zanzibar City in February is 25° which is very uncomfortable and fairly oppressive unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning. The dew point is 25° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Zanzibar City in February is typically 91.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 90.7% in the previous month and 94.3% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Zanzibar City in February is typically 75.3%. The average relative humidity is 73.8% in the previous month and 80.7% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Zanzibar City in February

The average maximum wind speed in Zanzibar City in February is typically 33kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 30kmh in the previous month and 27kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Zanzibar City in February is typically 11kmh. The average wind speed is 12kmh in the previous month and 8kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Zanzibar City in February is from the North.

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