Average Weather in February in La Esperanza (El Zapotal) Mexico
Daily high temperatures are around 91°F, rarely falling below 87°F or exceeding 95°F.
Daily low temperatures are around 75°F, rarely falling below 71°F or exceeding 78°F.
For reference, on April 20, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in La Esperanza (El Zapotal) typically range from 79°F to 92°F, while on January 6, the coldest day of the year, they range from 74°F to 91°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 La Esperanza (El Zapotal) experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 23% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is February 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 79% of the time.
For reference, on June 27, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 93%, while on January 27, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 79%.
Cloud Cover Categories in February
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In La Esperanza (El Zapotal), the chance of a wet day over the course of February is essentially constant, remaining around 5% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 88% on September 11, and its lowest chance is 3% on January 1.
Probability of Precipitation in February
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during February in La Esperanza (El Zapotal) is essentially constant, remaining about 0.3 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 1.0 inches or falling below -0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in February
Over the course of February in La Esperanza (El Zapotal), the length of the day is gradually increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 21 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 47 seconds, and weekly increase of 5 minutes, 26 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is February 1, with 11 hours, 29 minutes of daylight and the longest day is February 28, with 11 hours, 50 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in February
The latest sunrise of the month in La Esperanza (El Zapotal) is 6:42 AM on February 1 and the earliest sunrise is 12 minutes earlier at 6:30 AM on February 28.
The earliest sunset is 6:10 PM on February 1 and the latest sunset is 9 minutes later at 6:20 PM on February 28.
Daylight saving time is observed in La Esperanza (El Zapotal) 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 6:43 AM and sets 13 hours, 3 minutes later, at 7:45 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 6:34 AM and sets 11 hours, 13 minutes later, at 5:47 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in February
The chance that a given day will be muggy in La Esperanza (El Zapotal) is gradually increasing during February, rising from 87% to 91% over the course of the month.
For reference, on July 8, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 100% of the time, while on January 15, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 87% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in February
The average hourly wind speed in La Esperanza (El Zapotal) is gradually decreasing during February, decreasing from 8.7 miles per hour to 8.1 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on January 13, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 9.0 miles per hour, while on July 25, 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
La Esperanza (El Zapotal) 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 La Esperanza (El Zapotal) is essentially constant during February, remaining around 82°F throughout.
The lowest average surface water temperature during February is 82°F on February 4.
Average Water Temperature in February
Temperatures in La Esperanza (El Zapotal) 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 La Esperanza (El Zapotal) are rapidly increasing during February, increasing by 841°F, from 958°F to 1,798°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in February
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in La Esperanza (El Zapotal) is gradually increasing during February, rising by 0.6 kWh, from 5.9 kWh to 6.6 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 La Esperanza (El Zapotal) are 15.449 deg latitude, -93.164 deg longitude, and 13 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of La Esperanza (El Zapotal) is essentially flat, with a maximum elevation change of 85 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 17 feet. Within 10 miles is essentially flat (279 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (9,751 feet).
The area within 2 miles of La Esperanza (El Zapotal) is covered by water (45%), mangroves (32%), and cropland (14%), within 10 miles by water (50%) and cropland (37%), and within 50 miles by water (49%) and cropland (26%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in La Esperanza (El Zapotal) 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 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in La Esperanza (El Zapotal).
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and La Esperanza (El Zapotal) 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 La Esperanza (El Zapotal) is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between La Esperanza (El Zapotal) and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Tapachula International Airport (62%, 112 kilometers, southeast) and General Div P A Angel H Corzo Molina (38%, 144 kilometers, north).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .