Rio de Janeiro Weather in February

What's the weather like in Rio de Janeiro (Rio de Janeiro) in February 2023?

The climate in Rio de Janeiro during February can be summarized as hot, humid and wet.

February is in the summer in Rio de Janeiro and is typically the warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 30°C (86°F), whilst at night 22°C (71°F) is normal.

Rio de Janeiro weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 30.1°C 86.2°F
Nightly temperature 21.5°C 70.7°F
Average temperature 25.8°C 78.4°F
Daily sunshine 7.1 hrs
Avg rainfall 186 mm 7.3 ins
Rainy days 16 days
Sea temperature 26.1°C 79°F
Humidity 80%
Windspeed 8.3kph 5 mph

On average February is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Rio de Janeiro with around 186mm 7.3 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 16 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.1 hours of sunshine per day.

February temperatures in Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro average temperature in February

February rainfall

Rio de Janeiro average rain in February

February hourly sunshine

Rio de Janeiro 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 Rio de Janeiro in February 2022.

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Rio de Janeiro weather stats

Rio de Janeiro weather statistics
Hottest month: February 29.9°C 85.8°F
Driest month: July 66mm 2.6ins
Sunniest month: July 6.6hrs
Coldest month: July 24.2°C 75.6°F
Wettest month: December 207mm 8.1ins
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