George Town
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
George Town, Malaysia

A clear view of George Town from atop a beautiful gazebo on Penang Hill, during spring
A clear view of George Town from atop a beautiful gazebo on Penang Hill, during spring
The last month of the winter, February, is another tropical month in George Town, Malaysia, with average temperature varying between 32°C (89.6°F) and 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are January through April, with an average high-temperature of 32°C (89.6°F).

Rainfall

In February, the rain falls for 9 days. Throughout February, 90mm (3.5") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in George Town, there are 196 rainfall days, and 2460mm (96.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In George Town, the average water temperature is 29.4°C (84.9°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day in George Town is 12h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine are January through March, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in George Town, Malaysia, are January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What are the warmest months in George Town?

January through April, with an average high-temperature of 32°C (89.6°F), are warmest months in George Town, Malaysia.

What is the temperature in February in George Town?

In February, in George Town, the average high-temperature is 32°C (89.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How many days does it rain in February in George Town?

In George Town, Malaysia, in February, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 90mm (3.5") of accumulated precipitation.

How warm is the water in February in George Town?

In George Town, in February, the average water temperature is 29.4°C (84.9°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

How many hours of daylight does George Town have in February?

The average length of the day in February in George Town is 12h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in George Town?

Months with the most sunshine in George Town are January through March, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in February in George Town?

In February, the average sunshine in George Town is 8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in George Town?

January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

How high is the UV index in February in George Town?

In George Town, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - George Town, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in February: 32°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, February, March and April (32°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are September and October (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, October, November and December (24°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is September (23°C).

Average rainfall in February - George Town, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in February: 90mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (390mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (70mm).

Average rainfall days in February - George Town, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in February: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (24 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (9 days).

Average sea temperature in February - George Town, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in February: 29.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (30.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (28.7°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - George Town, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in February: 12h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 8h

Months with most sunshine are January, February and March (Average sunshine: 8h).
The month with least sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in February - George Town, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in February: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 11).