Average Weather in February in Loja Spain
Daily high temperatures increase by 4°F, from 56°F to 60°F, rarely falling below 48°F or exceeding 69°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 3°F, from 34°F to 37°F, rarely falling below 26°F or exceeding 45°F.
For reference, on July 24, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Loja typically range from 61°F to 92°F, while on January 15, the coldest day of the year, they range from 33°F to 54°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 Loja experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 42% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is February 12, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 59% of the time.
For reference, on October 31, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 47%, while on July 20, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 93%.
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 Loja, the chance of a wet day over the course of February is essentially constant, remaining around 17% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 21% on October 31, and its lowest chance is 0% on July 31.
Probability of Precipitation in February
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during February in Loja is essentially constant, remaining about 1.4 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 3.3 inches or falling below 0.1 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in February
Over the course of February in Loja, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 59 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 11 seconds, and weekly increase of 15 minutes, 14 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is February 1, with 10 hours, 22 minutes of daylight and the longest day is February 28, with 11 hours, 21 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in February
The latest sunrise of the month in Loja is 8:19 AM on February 1 and the earliest sunrise is 30 minutes earlier at 7:48 AM on February 28.
The earliest sunset is 6:41 PM on February 1 and the latest sunset is 28 minutes later at 7:09 PM on February 28.
Daylight saving time is observed in Loja during 2021, but it neither starts nor ends during February, so the entire month is in standard time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 6:56 AM and sets 14 hours, 43 minutes later, at 9:40 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:26 AM and sets 9 hours, 36 minutes later, at 6:02 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time 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 Loja is essentially constant during February, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 9, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 3% of the time, while on January 1, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% 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 Loja is essentially constant during February, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 7.8 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on February 21, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.0 miles per hour, while on August 28, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.9 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during February is 8.0 miles per hour on February 21.
Average Wind Speed in February
The hourly average wind direction in Loja throughout February is predominantly from the east, with a peak proportion of 31% on February 4.
Wind Direction in February
Loja 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 Loja is essentially constant during February, remaining around 59°F throughout.
The lowest average surface water temperature during February is 59°F on February 16.
Average Water Temperature in February
The growing season in Loja typically lasts for 8.3 months (254 days), from around March 19 to around November 28, rarely starting before February 17 or after April 16, and rarely ending before November 9 or after December 18.
The month of February in Loja is more likely than not fully outside of the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season increasing from 2% to 21% over the course of the month.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in February
The average accumulated growing degree days in Loja are gradually increasing during February, increasing by 53°F, from 30°F to 83°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in February
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Loja is increasing during February, rising by 1.1 kWh, from 3.2 kWh to 4.3 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 Loja are 37.169 deg latitude, -4.151 deg longitude, and 1,486 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Loja contains large variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 2,605 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 2,106 feet. Within 10 miles contains large variations in elevation (4,150 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (11,335 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Loja is covered by cropland (40%), grassland (35%), and shrubs (11%), within 10 miles by cropland (62%) and grassland (23%), and within 50 miles by cropland (60%) and trees (14%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Loja, 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 4 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Loja.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Loja 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 Loja is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Loja and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Federico García Lorca Airport (61%, 33 kilometers, east); Málaga Airport (19%, 63 kilometers, southwest); Córdoba Airport (12%, 97 kilometers, northwest); and Morón Air Base (8%, 130 kilometers, west).
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .