Zanzibar Weather in February

What's the weather like in Zanzibar, Tanzania in February 2019?

The climate in Zanzibar during February can be summarized as hot, humid and reasonably dry.

February is in the summer in Zanzibar and is typically the warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 33°C (91°F), whilst at night 22°C (72°F) is normal.

Zanzibar weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 32.5°C 90.5°F
Nightly temperature 22.3°C 72.1°F
Average temperature 27.4°C 81.3°F
Daily sunshine 8.8 hrs
Avg rainfall 54 mm 2.1 ins
Rainy days 5 days
Sea temperature 28.8°C 83.9°F
Humidity 77%
Windspeed 12.2kph 8 mph

On average February is the 4th driest month of the year in Zanzibar with around 54mm 2.1 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 5 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 8.8 hours of sunshine per day.

February temperatures in Zanzibar

February rainfall

February hourly sunshine

The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in February 2018.

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Zanzibar weather stats

Zanzibar weather statistics
Hottest month: February 32.3°C 90.1°F
Driest month: August 48mm 1.9ins
Sunniest month: February 8.8hrs
Coldest month: August 28.5°C 83.3°F
Wettest month: April 385mm 15.2ins
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