Machupicchu weather in February (Peru)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in February. The average maximum daytime temperature in Machupicchu in February lies at 18.8°C (65.84°F). The average minimum temperature is 6.6°C (43.88°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is high with an average of 133mm (5.2in). It rains an average of 13 days of the month. The sun will occasionally show itself with 122 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


So what to wear in February? Visitors traveling to Machupicchu should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in February look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in February

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 43 °F
Max Temperature 65 °F
Chance of Rain 43%
Precipitation 5 in
Rainy Days 13
Sunshine Hours 122
* Climate data from: Cusco, Peru (76 KM, 47 Miles).

 

Where to stay in Machupicchu

Where to go in Peru in February

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

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).

What To Do

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

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
3/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Machupicchu

SUN   Jan 29
51°F | 38°F
W 7 mph
0.93 in
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

MON   Jan 30
55°F | 36°F
NW 7 mph
0.98 in
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

TUE   Jan 31
58°F | 38°F
W 6 mph
0.30 in
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

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