The climate in Rabaul during February can be summarized as hot, humid and very wet.
February is in the summer in Rabaul and is typically the 6th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 30°C (86°F), whilst at night 23°C (74°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||30°C 85.9°F|
|Nightly temperature||23.1°C 73.6°F|
|Average temperature||26.5°C 79.8°F|
|Daily sunshine||5.6 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||294 mm 11.6 ins|
|Rainy days||21 days|
|Sea temperature||29.8°C 85.7°F|
|Windspeed||7.2kph 5 mph|
On average February is the 4th wettest month of the year in Rabaul with around 294mm 11.6 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 21 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.6 hours of sunshine per day.
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 Rabaul in February 2023.
Best places to visit in February
|Hottest month:||October||30.3°C 86.5°F|
|Driest month:||May||157mm 6.2ins|
|Coldest month:||July||29.5°C 85.1°F|
|Wettest month:||March||345mm 13.6ins|