Big Sur
California, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Big Sur, CA

February, the last month of the winter, in Big Sur, is a comfortable month, with average temperature fluctuating between 43.2°F (6.2°C) and 61.5°F (16.4°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - an enjoyable 61.5°F (16.4°C). In Big Sur, California, in February, the average low-temperature is 43.2°F (6.2°C).

Rainfall

In Big Sur, in February, during 11.2 rainfall days, 8.6" (219.7mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Big Sur, California, there are 66.4 rainfall days, and 43.7" (1109.5mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In Big Sur, the average water temperature is 55.4°F (13°C).
Note: At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), 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 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Big Sur, California, is 10.9h.

Sunshine

In Big Sur, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in February in Big Sur?

In Big Sur, in February, the average high-temperature is 61.5°F (16.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 43.2°F (6.2°C).

How much does it rain in Big Sur in February?

In Big Sur, California, in February, it is raining for 11.2 days, with typically 8.6" (219.7mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the ocean temperature in February in Big Sur?

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

What is the average length of the day in February in Big Sur?

The average length of the day in February in Big Sur is 10.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Big Sur have in February?

In Big Sur, the average sunshine in February is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Big Sur?

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Big Sur, CA
  • Average high temperature in February: 61.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (77.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (59.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 43.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (50.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (41.9°F).

Average rainfall in February - Big Sur, CA
  • Average rainfall in February: 8.7"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (9.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0").

Average rainfall days in February - Big Sur, CA
  • Average rainfall days in February: 11.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is February (11.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0.3 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Big Sur, CA
  • Average sea temperature in February: 55°F

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August, September and October (59°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are March, April and May (54°F).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Big Sur, CA
  • Average daylight in February: 10.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 7h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in February - Big Sur, CA
  • Average UV index in February: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).