Hammerfest Weather in February

What's the weather like in Hammerfest (Finnmark) in February 2023?

The climate in Hammerfest during February can be summarized as cold and reasonably dry.

February is in the winter in Hammerfest and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a freezing -1°C (30°F), whilst at night -11°C (12°F) is normal.

Hammerfest weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature -1.2°C 29.8°F
Nightly temperature -11.4°C 11.5°F
Average temperature -6.3°C 20.7°F
Daily sunshine 1.1 hrs
Avg rainfall 61 mm 2.4 ins
Rainy days 22 days
Sea temperature 4.8°C 40.6°F
Humidity 87%
Windspeed 12.6kph 8 mph

On average February is the 6th wettest month of the year in Hammerfest with around 61mm 2.4 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 22 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 1.1 hours of sunshine per day.

February temperatures in Hammerfest

Hammerfest average temperature in February

February rainfall

Hammerfest average rain in February

February hourly sunshine

Hammerfest average rain in February

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 Hammerfest in February 2022.

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Hammerfest weather stats

Hammerfest weather statistics
Hottest month: July 14°C 57.2°F
Driest month: May 42mm 1.7ins
Sunniest month: July 0hrs
Coldest month: January -1.5°C 29.3°F
Wettest month: December 81mm 3.2ins
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