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.
|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|
|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.
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.
|Hottest month:||February||29.9°C 85.8°F|
|Driest month:||July||66mm 2.6ins|
|Coldest month:||July||24.2°C 75.6°F|
|Wettest month:||December||207mm 8.1ins|