Weather in Gibraltar in February

So you're interested in going to Gibraltar in February

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

Temperature in Gibraltar in February

The average maximum temperature in Gibraltar in February is 16°. The average maximum temperature is 16° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average temperature in Gibraltar in February is 14°. The average temperature ranges is 13° in the previous month and 15° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Gibraltar in February is 11°. The minimum temperature is 11° in the previous month and 13° in the next month.

Sunshine in Gibraltar in February

The average day light hours per day in Gibraltar in February are 10.9 and there are 6.2 hours of sunshine per day on average during February making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Gibraltar in February is typically 4 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 Gibraltar in February

The average sea water temperature in Gibraltar in February is 16.2° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Gibraltar in February

The average total rainfall in Gibraltar in February is 11cm and on average there are 11.4 rainy days in February making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Gibraltar in February

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Gibraltar in February is 11° which is very comfortable. The dew point is 11° in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Gibraltar in February is typically 86.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 89.2% in the previous month and 87.2% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Gibraltar in February is typically 72.4%. The average relative humidity is 75.4% in the previous month and 72.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Gibraltar in February

The average maximum wind speed in Gibraltar in February is typically 34kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 32kmh in the previous month and 34kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Gibraltar in February is typically 21kmh. The average wind speed is 20kmh in the previous month and 21kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Gibraltar in February is from the West-Southwest.