The February weather in Gran Canaria is a changeable month. Changeable weather in the sense that the climate moves from Winter to Spring. There is a good chance of enjoying perfect sunny days but like January there is a chance of seeing some clouds and rain. It is getting milder during February but the evenings still require a layer of extra clothing. There can be sometimes a cool breeze from the North West, but once sheltered, you can feel the heat in the Spring sunshine.
If you are staying in the North of the island, for example in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria you will experience more clouds during February. The average time of cloud cover here is 30% of the month of February.
|February Weather Averages for Gran Canaria|
|Average High||21.2c (70.2f)|
|Average Mean||18.1c (64.5f)|
|Average Low||15.0c (59.0f)|
|Average Days of Rain||3|
|Mean Monthly Sunshine (hours)||191|
Did You Know: Gran Canaria is hotter than Tenerife in February. While Gran Canaria can reach 18 Celsius, Tenerife reaches 17 Celsius
There are a couple of festivals during February. Fiestas del Almendro en Flor is usually during the first and second weeks of February. Then there is the Fiestas de San Matias beginning in late February.
The air temperature can fluctuate between 15°C in the North to 21.5°C in the South. It can be the coolest month of the year depending on where you are located on the island. During the evening and night, it falls to a 14°C to 19.5°C in the South.
For the month of February, the days are getting longer in Gran Canaria. Therefore you will enjoy just over 11 hours of daylight, with the sun rising at around 7:45am and setting just after 6:45pm at the beginning of February to 7:02pm at the end of February.
Does it rain in February on Gran Canaria? Well, February usually sees around 24mm of rain over an average of 3 days of rain in the month. The amount can vary and you will see a drop as the month progresses. Again the climate in the South can surprise you will no rain at all.
Remember: These stats for Gran Canaria weather are average temperature which includes the cooler and wetter north of the island. So it is likely you will experience more sun, warmer temperatures, and blue skies.