Bournemouth
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Bournemouth, United Kingdom

February, the last month of the winter, in Bournemouth, is another chilly month, with average temperature ranging between min 1.2°C (34.2°F) and max 8.5°C (47.3°F).

Temperature

In Bournemouth, United Kingdom, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a still frosty 8.5°C (47.3°F). The average low-temperature, in February, is 1.2°C (34.2°F).

Rainfall

In Bournemouth, during February, the rain falls for 9.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 62.5mm (2.5") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 120.4 rainfall days, and 835.2mm (32.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Bournemouth, the average water temperature is 9.1°C (48.4°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

Daylight

The average length of the day in February is 10.1h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine is 3h.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Bournemouth. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 1 in February interpret into the following advice:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in February in Bournemouth?

In February, in Bournemouth, the average high-temperature is 8.5°C (47.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 1.2°C (34.2°F).

How many days does it rain in February in Bournemouth?

In Bournemouth, in February, it is raining for 9.6 days, with typically 62.5mm (2.5") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the water temperature in February in Bournemouth?

In Bournemouth, United Kingdom, the average seawater temperature in February is 9.1°C (48.4°F). Swimming in 9.1°C (48.4°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

What is the average length of the day in February in Bournemouth?

The average length of the day in February in Bournemouth is 10.1h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Bournemouth?

In February, the average sunshine in Bournemouth, United Kingdom, is 3h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Bournemouth?

Months with the lowest UV index in Bournemouth, United Kingdom, are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index reading in February in Bournemouth?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Bournemouth, United Kingdom, is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Bournemouth, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in February: 8.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (22.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (8.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 1.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (11.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (1.2°C).

Average rainfall in February - Bournemouth, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in February: 62.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (100.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (47.8mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Bournemouth, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in February: 9.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (12.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (7.3 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Bournemouth, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in February: 9.1°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (17.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (8.7°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Bournemouth, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in February: 10.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.1h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 3h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.9h).

Average UV index in February - Bournemouth, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in February: 1

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).