Weather in California, United States in February

So you're interested in going to California, United States in February

February is a cold and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in California and not really recommended. February is too cold for swimming in California for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting California in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for February.

Temperature in California in February

The average maximum temperature in California in February is 17°. The average maximum temperature is 17° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average temperature in California in February is 12°. The average temperature ranges is 12° in the previous month and 13° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in California in February is . The minimum temperature is in the previous month and in the next month.

Sunshine in California in February

The average day light hours per day in California in February are 10.9 and there are 7.3 hours of sunshine per day on average during February making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in California in February is typically 4.5 during February. An ultraviolet index reading of 3 to 5 indicates there is a moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Keep out of the sun during the strongest hours around midday when unprotected skin risks burning in less than 30 minutes. For the sensitive 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, and after swimming or sweating. Tanning for hours is possible with the right application of sun cream. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in California in February

The average sea water temperature in California in February is 15.1° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Rainfall in California in February

The average total rainfall in California in February is 37cm and on average there are 10.3 rainy days in February making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in California in February

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in California in February is which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is in the previous month and 10° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in California in February is typically 88.9%. The maximum relative humidity is 86.1% in the previous month and 89.2% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in California in February is typically 71.5%. The average relative humidity is 67.6% in the previous month and 71.9% in the next month.

Wind Speed in California in February

The average maximum wind speed in California in February is typically 24kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 21kmh in the previous month and 25kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in California in February is typically 9kmh. The average wind speed is 8kmh in the previous month and 10kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in California in February is from the South West.

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