Brighton
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Brighton, United Kingdom

Brown sandy shores of Brighton Beach in the United Kingdom, with a background view of the city buildings, and people scattered on the shore
Brown sandy shores of Brighton Beach in the United Kingdom, with a background view of the city buildings, and people scattered on the shore
The last month of the winter, February, is also a frosty month in Brighton, United Kingdom, with average temperature varying between 8°C (46.4°F) and 3°C (37.4°F).

Temperature

January and February, with an average high-temperature of 8°C (46.4°F), are the coldest months.

Rainfall

In Brighton, during February, the rain falls for 14 days and regularly aggregates up to 60mm (2.4") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Brighton, United Kingdom, there are 167 rainfall days, and 851mm (33.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In February, the average sea temperature in Brighton is 8.8°C (47.8°F).
Note: Swimming in 8.8°C (47.8°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Brighton 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. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What are the coldest months in Brighton?

January and February, with an average high-temperature of 8°C (46.4°F), are the coldest months in Brighton.

What is the temperature in February in Brighton?

In Brighton, United Kingdom, in February, the average high-temperature is 8°C (46.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 3°C (37.4°F).

How much does it rain in Brighton in February?

In Brighton, United Kingdom, in February, during 14 rainfall days, 60mm (2.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the water temperature in February in Brighton?

In February, the average sea temperature in Brighton is 8.8°C (47.8°F). Swimming in 8.8°C (47.8°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Brighton have in February?

In February, the average length of the day in Brighton is 10.1h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Brighton?

The average sunshine in February in Brighton is 3h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in February in Brighton?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Brighton is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Brighton, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in February: 8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (21°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (8°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 3°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (14°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (3°C).

Average rainfall in February - Brighton, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in February: 60mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (105mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (50mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Brighton, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in February: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (18 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (10 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Brighton, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in February: 8.8°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 (8.3°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Brighton, 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: 8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 3h

Months with most sunshine are May, June, July and August (Average sunshine: 7h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 2).

Average UV index in February - Brighton, 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).