Lagos
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Lagos, Nigeria

A lit city building in Lagos, Nigeria, with other city structures, seen from River Niger
A lit city building in Lagos, Nigeria, with other city structures, seen from River Niger
The last month of the winter, February, is another tropical month in Lagos, Nigeria, with average temperature varying between 33.1°C (91.6°F) and 23.5°C (74.3°F).

Temperature

The warmest month is February, with an average high-temperature of 33.1°C (91.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 23.5°C (74.3°F).

Rainfall

In Lagos, during February, the rain falls for 2.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 42mm (1.7") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 102.8 rainfall days, and 1538mm (60.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Lagos, the average seawater temperature is 28.3°C (82.9°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

In Lagos, the average length of the day in February is 11.9h.

Sunshine

In Lagos, the average sunshine is 6.1h.

UV index

February through May, August through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Lagos, Nigeria. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 12 in February transform into the following instructions:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the warmest month in Lagos?

February is the warmest month in Lagos, with an average high-temperature of 33.1°C (91.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 23.5°C (74.3°F).

What is the temperature in February in Lagos?

In February, in Lagos, the average high-temperature is 33.1°C (91.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.5°C (74.3°F).

How many days does it rain in February in Lagos?

In Lagos, in February, it is raining for 2.7 days, with typically 42mm (1.7") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in February in Lagos?

In Lagos, Nigeria, the average seawater temperature in February is 28.3°C (82.9°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

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

In Lagos, Nigeria, the average length of the day in February is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Lagos have in February?

In Lagos, the average sunshine in February is 6.1h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Lagos?

February through May, August through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Lagos.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Lagos?

In Lagos, Nigeria, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in February: 33.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (33.1°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (28.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 23.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (23.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (21.7°C).

Average rainfall in February - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in February: 42mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (312.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (14.3mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in February: 2.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (16.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (1.4 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average sea temperature in February: 28.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (29.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (25.3°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in February: 11.9h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 6.1h

Months with most sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 6.2h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 3.2h).

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

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