Average Weather in February in Franquez Puerto Rico
Daily high temperatures are around 82°F, rarely falling below 79°F or exceeding 85°F.
Daily low temperatures are around 68°F, rarely falling below 65°F or exceeding 71°F.
For reference, on August 6, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Franquez typically range from 74°F to 87°F, while on January 24, the coldest day of the year, they range from 68°F to 82°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in February
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on February. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in February
The month of February in Franquez experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 20% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is February 5, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 81% of the time.
For reference, on May 30, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 74%, while on January 11, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 82%.
Cloud Cover Categories in February
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Franquez, the chance of a wet day over the course of February is essentially constant, remaining around 21% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 48% on September 26, and its lowest chance is 19% on March 4.
Probability of Precipitation in February
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during February in Franquez is essentially constant, remaining about 1.1 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 2.6 inches or falling below 0.1 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 1.1 inches on February 28.
Average Monthly Rainfall in February
Over the course of February in Franquez, the length of the day is gradually increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 25 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 56 seconds, and weekly increase of 6 minutes, 33 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is February 1, with 11 hours, 21 minutes of daylight and the longest day is February 28, with 11 hours, 46 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in February
The latest sunrise of the month in Franquez is 6:58 AM on February 1 and the earliest sunrise is 14 minutes earlier at 6:45 AM on February 28.
The earliest sunset is 6:20 PM on February 1 and the latest sunset is 11 minutes later at 6:31 PM on February 28.
Daylight saving time is not observed in Franquez during 2021.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:50 AM and sets 13 hours, 14 minutes later, at 7:04 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 6:53 AM and sets 11 hours, 2 minutes later, at 5:54 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in February
The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for February 2021. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases. The label associated with each bar indicates the date and time that the phase is obtained, and the companion time labels indicate the rise and set times of the Moon for the nearest time interval in which the moon is above the horizon.
Moon Rise, Set & Phases in February
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Franquez is decreasing during February, falling from 77% to 70% over the course of the month.
The lowest chance of a muggy day during February is 70% on February 28.
For reference, on June 30, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 100% of the time, while on February 27, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 70% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in February
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Franquez is essentially constant during February, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 11.4 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on July 14, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 12.2 miles per hour, while on October 10, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.9 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during February is 11.6 miles per hour on February 9.
Average Wind Speed in February
The hourly average wind direction in Franquez throughout February is predominantly from the east, with a peak proportion of 88% on February 5.
Wind Direction in February
Franquez is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.
The average surface water temperature in Franquez is essentially constant during February, remaining around 79°F throughout.
Average Water Temperature in February
Temperatures in Franquez are sufficiently warm year round that it is not entirely meaningful to discuss the growing season in these terms. We nevertheless include the chart below as an illustration of the distribution of temperatures experienced throughout the year.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in February
The average accumulated growing degree days in Franquez are rapidly increasing during February, increasing by 654°F, from 760°F to 1,414°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in February
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Franquez is gradually increasing during February, rising by 0.8 kWh, from 5.6 kWh to 6.4 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in February
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Franquez are 18.340 deg latitude, -66.428 deg longitude, and 594 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Franquez contains significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 719 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 584 feet. Within 10 miles contains significant variations in elevation (3,291 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (4,400 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Franquez is covered by trees (35%), cropland (29%), grassland (22%), and shrubs (14%), within 10 miles by trees (59%) and grassland (16%), and within 50 miles by water (65%) and trees (18%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Franquez, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Franquez.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Franquez according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Franquez is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Franquez and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Mercedita Airport (44%, 40 kilometers, south); Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (37%, 45 kilometers, east); and Rafael Hernandez Airport (19%, 76 kilometers, west).
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .