Myrtle Beach
South Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Myrtle Beach, SC

The glorious Myrtle Beach in South Carolina, with lit city buildings
The glorious Myrtle Beach in South Carolina, with lit city buildings
The last month of the winter, February, is also a moderate month in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, with average temperature varying between 37.9°F (3.3°C) and 58.6°F (14.8°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a still mild 58.6°F (14.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Myrtle Beach, is 37.9°F (3.3°C).

Rainfall

In Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, in February, during 6.8 rainfall days, 3.4" (87.1mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 92.8 rainfall days, and 48.3" (1225.7mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

February and December are months with snowfall in Myrtle Beach.

Ocean temperature

In Myrtle Beach, the average seawater temperature in February is 57.9°F (14.4°C). Swimming in 57.9°F (14.4°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In Myrtle Beach, the average length of the day is 11h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, is 7h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Myrtle Beach is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The average daily UV index of 4 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Myrtle Beach?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, is 58.6°F (14.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 37.9°F (3.3°C).

How many days does it rain in February in Myrtle Beach?

In Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, during February, the rain falls for 6.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.4" (87.1mm) of precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Myrtle Beach?

February is the first month it typically snows in Myrtle Beach. Throughout February, Myrtle Beach receives 0.1" (2.5mm) of snow.

How cold is the water in February in Myrtle Beach?

In Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, in February, the average water temperature is 57.9°F (14.4°C). Swimming in 57.9°F (14.4°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 Myrtle Beach?

The average length of the day in February in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, is 11h.

How many hours of sunshine does Myrtle Beach have in February?

In February, the average sunshine in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Myrtle Beach?

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Average high temperature in February: 58.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (56.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 38°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36.7°F).

Average rainfall in February - Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Average rainfall in February: 3.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (6.3").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are April and November (2.5").

Average rainfall days in February - Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Average rainfall days in February: 6.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (10.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (5.7 days).

Average snowfall in February - Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Average snowfall in February: 0.1"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.6").
Months with the lowest snowfall are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Average snowfall days in February: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (0.1 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Average sea temperature in February: 57.9°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (82.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (57.7°F).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Average daylight in February: 11h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 7h

Months with most sunshine are April, May, June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in February - Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Average UV index in February: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).