Weather in Dorset, United Kingdom in February

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

Temperature in Dorset in February

The average maximum temperature in Dorset in February is . The average maximum temperature is in the previous month and 11° in the next month.

The average temperature in Dorset in February is . The average temperature ranges is in the previous month and in the next month.

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

Sunshine in Dorset in February

The average day light hours per day in Dorset in February are 10.1 and there are 3.2 hours of sunshine per day on average during February making it not a particularly sunny month.

The ultraviolet index in Dorset in February is typically 1.4 during February. An ultraviolet index reading of 0 to 2 indicates low danger from the sun's UV rays for the average person. Most people will be able to spend several hours in the sun with out a problem, however unprotected skin risks burning in less than 1 hour. Wear sunglasses on bright days. Only those that burn easily will need to apply sunscreen. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Dorset in February

The average sea water temperature in Dorset in February is 9.4° which is very cold and bracing, it's not recommended you swim with out a full wet suit.

Rainfall in Dorset in February

The average total rainfall in Dorset in February is 1.5cm and on average there are 14.5 rainy days in February making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Dorset in February

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

The average maximum relative humidity in Dorset in February is typically 96%. The maximum relative humidity is 96.9% in the previous month and 95.9% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Dorset in February is typically 83.4%. The average relative humidity is 86.2% in the previous month and 79% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Dorset in February

The average maximum wind speed in Dorset in February is typically 28kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 32kmh in the previous month and 28kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Dorset in February is typically 15kmh. The average wind speed is 17kmh in the previous month and 15kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Dorset in February is from the West-Northwest.