Average Weather in February in Portico e San Benedetto Italy
Daily high temperatures increase by 5°F, from 42°F to 47°F, rarely falling below 34°F or exceeding 56°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 3°F, from 29°F to 31°F, rarely falling below 20°F or exceeding 40°F.
For reference, on August 3, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Portico e San Benedetto typically range from 59°F to 82°F, while on January 14, the coldest day of the year, they range from 29°F to 41°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
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The month of February in Portico e San Benedetto experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 59% to 54%.
The clearest day of the month is February 28, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 46% of the time.
For reference, on December 6, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 65%, while on July 21, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 81%.
Cloud Cover Categories in February
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Portico e San Benedetto, the chance of a wet day over the course of February is essentially constant, remaining around 20% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 30% on November 16, and its lowest chance is 14% on July 21.
Over the course of February in Portico e San Benedetto, the chance of a day with only rain increases from 15% to 17%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain remains an essentially constant 3% 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 Portico e San Benedetto is gradually increasing, starting the month at 1.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.7 inches or falls below 0.2 inches, and ending the month at 1.5 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.9 inches or falls below 0.3 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in February
We report snowfall in liquid-equivalent terms. The actual depth of new snowfall is typically between 5 and 10 times the liquid-equivalent amount, assuming the ground is frozen. As with rainfall, we consider the liquid-equivalent snowfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day.
The average sliding 31-day liquid-equivalent snowfall during February in Portico e San Benedetto is essentially constant, remaining about 0.2 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.9 inches or falling to 0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in February
Over the course of February in Portico e San Benedetto, 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, 15 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 2 minutes, 48 seconds, and weekly increase of 19 minutes, 34 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is February 1, with 9 hours, 52 minutes of daylight and the longest day is February 28, with 11 hours, 8 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in February
The latest sunrise of the month in Portico e San Benedetto is 7:30 AM on February 1 and the earliest sunrise is 39 minutes earlier at 6:51 AM on February 28.
The earliest sunset is 5:22 PM on February 1 and the latest sunset is 37 minutes later at 5:59 PM on February 28.
Daylight saving time is observed in Portico e San Benedetto during 2018, 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 5:29 AM and sets 15 hours, 30 minutes later, at 8:59 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:44 AM and sets 8 hours, 53 minutes later, at 4:37 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in February
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Portico e San Benedetto is essentially constant during February, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 6, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 13% 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
The average hourly wind speed in Portico e San Benedetto is essentially constant during February, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 7.8 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on March 17, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.0 miles per hour, while on August 10, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.7 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in February
Wind Direction in February
Portico e San Benedetto 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 Portico e San Benedetto is essentially constant during February, remaining within 1°F of 50°F throughout.
The lowest average surface water temperature during February is 49°F on February 23.
Average Water Temperature in February
The growing season in Portico e San Benedetto typically lasts for 7.1 months (216 days), from around April 7 to around November 9, rarely starting before March 18 or after April 25, and rarely ending before October 20 or after November 29.
The month of February in Portico e San Benedetto 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 Portico e San Benedetto are essentially constant during February, remaining within 2°F of 2°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in February
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Portico e San Benedetto is increasing during February, rising by 1.1 kWh, from 2.0 kWh to 3.1 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 Portico e San Benedetto are 44.026 deg latitude, 11.782 deg longitude, and 1,755 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Portico e San Benedetto contains large variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 2,110 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,701 feet. Within 10 miles contains large variations in elevation (4,255 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (6,401 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Portico e San Benedetto is covered by trees (54%) and cropland (46%), within 10 miles by trees (71%) and cropland (27%), and within 50 miles by cropland (47%) and trees (38%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Portico e San Benedetto 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 Portico e San Benedetto.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Portico e San Benedetto 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 Portico e San Benedetto is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Portico e San Benedetto and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Forlì Airport (32%, 30 kilometers, northeast); Florence Peretola Airport (24%, 52 kilometers, southwest); Arezzo Airfield (25%, 63 kilometers, south); and Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport (18%, 69 kilometers, northwest).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .