Weather in February in Israel

Many people wonder what kind of weather they can expect in February in Israel. Is this month a good time to go to Israel? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Israel in February?

The weather conditions in Israel in February range from poor to perfect depending on the destination. It is a winter month.

During February in Israel, the average temperature ranges from moderate in Jerusalem with 13°C (55°F) to high in Eilat with 22°C (72°F). Minimum nighttime temperatures generally drop to 10°C (50°F) in Eilat and 7°C (44°F) in Jerusalem.

Precipitation in February ranges from almost non in Eilat with an average of 3mm (0.1inch) rainfall to high in Tel Aviv with 113mm (4.4inch). It is also generally a sunny month with an average of 199 hours of sunshine in Tel Aviv during the whole month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in Israel.

Where to go in Israel in February

Find the average weather conditions in February for the most popular destinations in Israel on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
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 / 3.5inch a month).

Popular destinations in Israel

What is the weather like in February for the 5 most popular destinations in Israel?

Average weather in Tel Aviv

In February Tel Aviv generally has pleasant temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 18°C (64°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 10°C (50°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Tel Aviv
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   January January
<<  
18°C / 64°F 
10°C / 49°F 
192 hours 
144mm / 5.7inch 
15 days 
18°C / 64°F 
10°C / 50°F 
199 hours 
113mm / 4.4inch 
12 days 
March   >> March
>>  
20°C / 67°F 
12°C / 53°F 
236 hours 
66mm / 2.6inch 
10 days 
Climate in Tel Aviv

Average weather in Jerusalem

In February Jerusalem generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 13°C (55°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 7°C (44°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Jerusalem
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   January January
<<  
12°C / 53°F 
7°C / 44°F 
193 hours 
138mm / 5.4inch 
12 days 
poor 
13°C / 55°F 
7°C / 44°F 
244 hours 
113mm / 4.4inch 
11 days 
poor 
March   >> March
>>  
15°C / 59°F 
9°C / 47°F 
226 hours 
91mm / 3.6inch 
10 days 
Climate in Jerusalem

Average weather in Eilat

In February Eilat generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 22°C (72°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 10°C (50°F) and almost non monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Eilat
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   January January
<<  
20°C / 68°F 
9°C / 48°F 
229 hours 
4mm / 0.2inch 
2 days 
22°C / 72°F 
10°C / 50°F 
235 hours 
3mm / 0.1inch 
2 days 
March   >> March
>>  
26°C / 79°F 
13°C / 55°F 
251 hours 
3mm / 0.1inch 
2 days 
Climate in Eilat

Average weather in Haifa

In February Haifa generally has pleasant temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 19°C (65°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 10°C (51°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Haifa
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   January January
<<  
18°C / 64°F 
10°C / 50°F 
174 hours 
126mm / 5inch 
14 days 
19°C / 65°F 
10°C / 51°F 
175 hours 
95mm / 3.7inch 
12 days 
March   >> March
>>  
21°C / 70°F 
12°C / 54°F 
291 hours 
55mm / 2.2inch 
9 days 
Climate in Haifa

Average weather in Bat Yam

In February Bat Yam generally has pleasant temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 18°C (64°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 10°C (50°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Bat Yam
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   January January
<<  
18°C / 64°F 
10°C / 49°F 
192 hours 
144mm / 5.7inch 
15 days 
18°C / 64°F 
10°C / 50°F 
199 hours 
113mm / 4.4inch 
12 days 
March   >> March
>>  
20°C / 67°F 
12°C / 53°F 
236 hours 
66mm / 2.6inch 
10 days 
Climate in Bat Yam

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Is February the best time to go to Israel?

In our opinion February is not the best time to visit Israel with commonly tolerable weather in Tel Aviv.

On average the best time to visit Israel is in March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November with generally perfect weather in Tel Aviv. The worst months are January, February and December that can have tolerable weather conditions.

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