The climate in Helsinki during February can be summarized as cold and dry.
February is in the winter in Helsinki and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a freezing -3°C (27°F), whilst at night -8°C (17°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||-2.6°C 27.3°F|
|Nightly temperature||-8.4°C 16.9°F|
|Average temperature||-5.5°C 22.1°F|
|Daily sunshine||1.8 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||25 mm 1 ins|
|Rainy days||15 days|
|Sea temperature||1.6°C 35°F|
|Windspeed||17.6kph 11 mph|
On average February is the driest month of the year in Helsinki with around 25mm 1 inches of rain making it a dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 15 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 1.8 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 Helsinki in February 2023.
|Hottest month:||July||19.5°C 67.1°F|
|Driest month:||February||25mm 1ins|
|Coldest month:||February||-2.7°C 27.1°F|
|Wettest month:||August||75mm 3ins|