Weather in Santa Monica Beach, Santa Monica, United States in February

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Visiting Santa Monica Beach, Santa Monica, United States in February

February has average maximum temperatures of 18°C (64°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 70% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.7hrs making the days quite long and bright. February has total rainfall of 8.2cm (3.2inches) making it mostly dry with only light showers. There are just 8.1 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Santa Monica Beach. Sea temperatures are a cold 15°C (58°F). February is too cold for swimming in Santa Monica Beach for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

Consider visiting Santa Monica Beach in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather.

February continues to be a cool and wet month at Santa Monica Beach. The weather is still unpredictable with occasional rain showers and cloudy skies. While sunbathing might not be ideal, you can still enjoy scenic walks on the beach and explore the nearby attractions. Swimming is not recommended due to the cooler water temperatures, but surfing can still be enjoyed by experienced surfers with proper gear. Also consider one of our other suggestions for February.

Can you sunbathe in Santa Monica Beach in February?

No, February is not a good time for sunbathing in Santa Monica Beach.

February has average maximum temperatures of 18°C (64°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 70% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.7hrs making the days quite long and bright. February has total rainfall of 8.2cm (3.2inches) making it mostly dry with only light showers. There are just 8.1 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days.

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Can you swim in Santa Monica Beach in February?

No, February is too cold for swimming in Santa Monica Beach for any length of time, with the sea water at 15°C (58°F), unless you have a wetsuit.

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Is February a good time to holiday in Santa Monica Beach?

Yes, February is a slightly cool time for a holiday in Santa Monica Beach.

February has average maximum temperatures of 18°C (64°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 70% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.7hrs making the days quite long and bright. February has total rainfall of 8.2cm (3.2inches) making it mostly dry with only light showers. There are just 8.1 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Santa Monica Beach. Sea temperatures are a cold 15°C (58°F). February is too cold for swimming in Santa Monica Beach for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

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Is Santa Monica Beach warm in February?

No, Santa Monica Beach is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days in February.

The average maximum temperature in Santa Monica Beach in February is 18°C (64°F). The average maximum temperature is 19°C (66°) in the previous month and 19°C (66°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Santa Monica Beach in February is 14°C (56°F). The average temperature is 14°C (57°F) in the previous month and 15°C (58°F) in the next month.

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How sunny is Santa Monica Beach in February?

The average day light hours per day in Santa Monica Beach in February are 11. The sunshine percentage is 70% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.7hrs making the days quite long and bright.

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Crowds in Santa Monica Beach in February

February is still considered the off-season for Santa Monica Beach, but crowds may slightly increase due to Valentine's Day and the occasional warmer day. However, the beach is still far from crowded, making it a peaceful time to visit.

Temperature in Santa Monica Beach in February

The average maximum temperature in Santa Monica Beach in February is 18°C (64°F). The average maximum temperature is 19°C (66°F) in the previous month and 19°C (66°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Santa Monica Beach in February is 14°C (56°F). The average temperature is 14°C (57°F) in the previous month and 15°C (58°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Santa Monica Beach in February is 9°C (49°F). The minimum temperature is 10°C (49°F) in the previous month and 11°C (52°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Santa Monica Beach in February

During February the average day light hours are 11 per day in Santa Monica Beach. The sunshine percentage is 70% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.7hrs making the days quite long and bright.

The ultraviolet index in Santa Monica Beach in February is typically 5.1 during February. An ultraviolet index reading of 3 to 5 indicates there is a moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Keep out of the sun during the strongest hours around midday when unprotected skin risks burning in less than 30 minutes. For the sensitive wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days, and after swimming or sweating. Tanning for hours is possible with the right application of sun cream. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Santa Monica Beach in February

The average sea water temperature in Santa Monica Beach in February is 14.6°C (58.3°F) which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Rainfall in Santa Monica Beach in February

The average total rainfall in Santa Monica Beach in February is 8.2cm (3.2inches) and on average there are 8.1 rainy days in February making it a quite rainy time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Santa Monica Beach in February

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Santa Monica Beach in February is 9°C (49°F) which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is 8°C (47°F) in the previous month and 10°C (10°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Santa Monica Beach in February is typically 84.2%. The maximum relative humidity is 77.8% in the previous month and 84.9% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Santa Monica Beach in February is typically 64.6%. The average relative humidity is 56.7% in the previous month and 67.4% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Santa Monica Beach in February

The average maximum wind speed in Santa Monica Beach in February is typically 18KM/H (11MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 16KM/H (10MPH) in the previous month and 19KM/H (12MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Santa Monica Beach in February is typically 6KM/H (4MPH). The average wind speed is 6KM/H (4MPH) in the previous month and 6KM/H (4MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Santa Monica Beach in February is from the West-Southwest.

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