London weather in February (Greater London, United Kingdom)

People don't tend to visit London in February since it is known as a chilly month. The average maximum daytime temperature in London in February lies at 8.1°C (46.58°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around 1.6°C (34.88°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during February is moderate with an average of 55mm (2.2 inches). There are generally around 12 rainy days. You will hardly see any sun, with only 78 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


London, monthly averages in February

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Min Temperature 34 °F  
Max Temperature 46 °F  
Chance of Rain 41%  
Precipitation 2 in  
Rainy days 12 days  
Humidity 76% *  
Sunshine 78 hrs *  
Percentage Sunshine 28% *  

Where to stay in London

Where to go in the United Kingdom in February

Find out more about the weather in the United Kingdom in February and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in February? Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay.. Also bring some warm clothes.

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in February.

Outdoor sports

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