Jos
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Jos, Nigeria

February, the last month of the winter, in Jos, is a hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 15.4°C (59.7°F) and max 30.5°C (86.9°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a hot 30.5°C (86.9°F). In Jos, in February, the average low-temperature is 15.4°C (59.7°F).

Rainfall

Months with rainfall in Jos are February through December.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day in Jos, Nigeria, is 11.8h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine are January, February, November and December, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 in February interpret into the following advice:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise.

What is the temperature in February in Jos?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Jos, Nigeria, is 30.5°C (86.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 15.4°C (59.7°F).

When does it start raining in Jos?

February is the first month it rains. Throughout February, Jos receives 1mm (0") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Jos have in February?

In Jos, Nigeria, the average length of the day in February is 11.8h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Jos?

January, February, November and December, with an average of 9h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Jos, Nigeria.

How long on average sun shines in February in Jos?

The average sunshine in February in Jos is 9h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Jos?

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Jos, Nigeria.

How high is the UV index in February in Jos?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Jos is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Jos, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in February: 30.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (31.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (24.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 15.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (19.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.9°C).

Average rainfall in February - Jos, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in February: 1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (298mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Jos, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in February: 0 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Jos, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in February: 11.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.7h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 9h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, November and December (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in February - Jos, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in February: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).