Average Weather in February in Saint-Calais France
Daily high temperatures increase by 4°F, from 45°F to 48°F, rarely falling below 34°F or exceeding 57°F.
Daily low temperatures are around 35°F, rarely falling below 25°F or exceeding 44°F. The lowest daily average low temperature is 34°F on February 9.
For reference, on August 3, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Saint-Calais typically range from 57°F to 77°F, while on February 9, the coldest day of the year, they range from 34°F to 45°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-Calais experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 67% to 62%.
The clearest day of the month is February 28, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 38% of the time.
For reference, on January 3, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 74%, while on July 24, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 64%.
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-Calais, the chance of a wet day over the course of February is decreasing, starting the month at 27% and ending it at 22%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 31% on December 30, and its lowest chance is 17% on August 6.
Over the course of February in Saint-Calais, the chance of a day with only rain decreases from 25% to 21%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain remains an essentially constant 0% throughout, and the chance of a day with only snow remains an essentially constant 1% throughout.
Probability of Precipitation in February
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during February in Saint-Calais is essentially constant, remaining about 1.5 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 3.1 inches or falling below 0.2 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in February
Over the course of February in Saint-Calais, 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, 27 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 3 minutes, 13 seconds, and weekly increase of 22 minutes, 33 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is February 1, with 9 hours, 32 minutes of daylight and the longest day is February 28, with 10 hours, 59 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in February
The latest sunrise of the month in Saint-Calais is 8:24 AM on February 1 and the earliest sunrise is 44 minutes earlier at 7:40 AM on February 28.
The earliest sunset is 5:56 PM on February 1 and the latest sunset is 43 minutes later at 6:39 PM on February 28.
Daylight saving time is observed in Saint-Calais during 2019, 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 5:57 AM and sets 16 hours, 2 minutes later, at 9:59 PM, while on December 22, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:43 AM and sets 8 hours, 23 minutes later, at 5:06 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in February
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Saint-Calais is essentially constant during February, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 23, 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 Saint-Calais is gradually decreasing during February, decreasing from 11.3 miles per hour to 10.6 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 5, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.3 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in February
Wind Direction in February
The growing season in Saint-Calais typically lasts for 7.0 months (214 days), from around April 9 to around November 9, rarely starting before March 13 or after April 28, and rarely ending before October 19 or after December 6.
The month of February in Saint-Calais is reliably fully outside of the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in February
The average accumulated growing degree days in Saint-Calais are essentially constant during February, remaining within 4°F of 10°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in February
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Saint-Calais is increasing during February, rising by 1.1 kWh, from 1.5 kWh to 2.6 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-Calais are 47.922 deg latitude, 0.746 deg longitude, and 463 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Saint-Calais contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 243 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 440 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (509 feet). Within 50 miles contains significant variations in elevation (1,145 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Saint-Calais is covered by cropland (77%) and grassland (15%), within 10 miles by cropland (63%) and grassland (20%), and within 50 miles by cropland (59%) and trees (19%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Saint-Calais 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 4 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Saint-Calais.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Saint-Calais 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-Calais is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Saint-Calais and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Le Mans-Arnage (30%, 41 kilometers, west); Blois-Le Breuil (27%, 44 kilometers, southeast); Châteaudun (23%, 49 kilometers, east); and Tours Val de Loire Airport (20%, 55 kilometers, south).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .