Weather in Durban, South Africa in February

So you're interested in going to Durban, South Africa in February

February is a hot and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Durban. February is an excellent month for swimming in Durban with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Durban in the months of January, February, March, April, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for February.

Temperature in Durban in February

The average maximum temperature in Durban in February is 28°. The average maximum temperature is 28° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average temperature in Durban in February is 25°. The average temperature ranges is 25° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Durban in February is 22°. The minimum temperature is 22° in the previous month and 21° in the next month.

Sunshine in Durban in February

The average day light hours per day in Durban in February are 13.1 and there are 7.8 hours of sunshine per day on average during February making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Durban in February is typically 13.8 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 Durban in February

The average sea water temperature in Durban in February is 26.3° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Durban in February

The average total rainfall in Durban in February is 15.2cm and on average there are 13.7 rainy days in February making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Durban in February

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Durban in February is 22° which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan. The dew point is 22° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Durban in February is typically 87.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 88.2% in the previous month and 88.2% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Durban in February is typically 72.9%. The average relative humidity is 75.1% in the previous month and 74.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Durban in February

The average maximum wind speed in Durban in February is typically 22kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 24kmh in the previous month and 24kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Durban in February is typically 10kmh. The average wind speed is 12kmh in the previous month and 10kmh in the next month.

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

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