Average Weather in February in Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges France
Daily high temperatures increase by 4°F, from 47°F to 50°F, rarely falling below 36°F or exceeding 58°F.
Daily low temperatures are around 36°F, rarely falling below 26°F or exceeding 46°F. The lowest daily average low temperature is 35°F on February 8.
For reference, on August 2, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges typically range from 57°F to 76°F, while on February 7, the coldest day of the year, they range from 35°F to 47°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 Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 64% to 59%.
The clearest day of the month is February 29, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 41% of the time.
For reference, on January 5, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 71%, while on July 23, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 67%.
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 Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges, the chance of a wet day over the course of February is rapidly decreasing, starting the month at 28% and ending it at 21%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 32% on December 29, and its lowest chance is 16% on August 22.
Probability of Precipitation in February
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during February in Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 1.9 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.8 inches or falls below 0.3 inches, and ending the month at 1.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.1 inches or falls below 0.3 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in February
Over the course of February in Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges, the length of the day is rapidly increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 1 hour, 28 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 3 minutes, 9 seconds, and weekly increase of 22 minutes, 3 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is February 1, with 9 hours, 35 minutes of daylight and the longest day is February 29, with 11 hours, 3 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in February
The latest sunrise of the month in Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges is 8:30 AM on February 1 and the earliest sunrise is 45 minutes earlier at 7:45 AM on February 29.
The earliest sunset is 6:04 PM on February 1 and the latest sunset is 43 minutes later at 6:47 PM on February 29.
Daylight saving time is observed in Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges during 2020, but it neither starts nor ends during February, so the entire month is in standard time.
For reference, on June 20, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 6:07 AM and sets 15 hours, 56 minutes later, at 10:03 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:47 AM and sets 8 hours, 28 minutes later, at 5:16 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in February
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges is essentially constant during February, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 2, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 5% of the time, while on October 22, 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 Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges is gradually decreasing during February, decreasing from 11.2 miles per hour to 10.5 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on January 16, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 11.4 miles per hour, while on August 4, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.2 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in February
The hourly average wind direction in Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges throughout February is predominantly from the west, with a peak proportion of 31% on February 17.
Wind Direction in February
The growing season in Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges typically lasts for 7.5 months (229 days), from around March 31 to around November 15, rarely starting before March 9 or after April 21, and rarely ending before October 24 or after December 18.
The month of February in Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges is very likely fully outside of the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season gradually increasing from 1% to 4% 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 Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges are essentially constant during February, remaining within 6°F of 17°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in February
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges is increasing during February, rising by 1.1 kWh, from 1.6 kWh to 2.8 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 Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges are 47.291 deg latitude, -0.912 deg longitude, and 381 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 325 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 402 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (689 feet). Within 50 miles contains significant variations in elevation (1,194 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges is covered by cropland (61%) and grassland (34%), within 10 miles by cropland (60%) and grassland (28%), and within 50 miles by cropland (64%) and grassland (21%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges year round, 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 5 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges 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 Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Saint-Quentin-en-Mauges and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Angers-Avrillé (49%, 32 kilometers, northeast); Nantes Atlantique Airport (22%, 55 kilometers, west); La Roche-sur-Yon - Les Ajoncs (14%, 75 kilometers, southwest); Rennes - Saint-Jacques (8%, 106 kilometers, northwest); and Poitiers–Biard Airport (7%, 121 kilometers, southeast).
All other weather data, including cloud cover, precipitation, wind speed and direction, and solar flux, come from NASA's MERRA-2 Modern-Era Retrospective Analysis . This reanalysis combines a variety of wide-area measurements in a state-of-the-art global meteorological model to reconstruct the hourly history of weather throughout the world on a 50-kilometer grid.
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .