Machu Picchu Weather in February

What's the weather like in Machu Picchu (Cusco) in February 2023?

The climate in Machu Picchu during February can be summarized as warm and wet.

February is in the summer in Machu Picchu and is typically the 4th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a comfortable 25°C (76°F), whilst at night 14°C (56°F) is normal.

Machu Picchu weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 24.6°C 76.2°F
Nightly temperature 13.5°C 56.2°F
Average temperature 19°C 66.2°F
Daily sunshine 5.6 hrs
Avg rainfall 141 mm 5.6 ins
Rainy days 20 days
Sea temperature 23.3°C 73.9°F
Humidity 68%
Windspeed 9.7kph 6 mph

On average February is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Machu Picchu with around 141mm 5.6 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 20 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.6 hours of sunshine per day.

February temperatures in Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu average temperature in February

February rainfall

Machu Picchu average rain in February

February hourly sunshine

Machu Picchu 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 Machu Picchu in February 2023.

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Machu Picchu weather stats

Machu Picchu weather statistics
Hottest month: November 25.8°C 78.4°F
Driest month: June 17mm 0.7ins
Sunniest month: July 8.6hrs
Coldest month: July 24.3°C 75.7°F
Wettest month: March 151mm 5.9ins
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