Monte Carlo Weather February Averages, Monaco
What's The Weather Like In Monte Carlo In February
Weather during February in Monte Carlo is characterized by mild days and cool nights. The excitement of the holiday season has faded by the beginning of February, but many people are restless with winter in Europe and North America. A visit to Monte Carlo is perfect to bask in the winter sunshine.
The month of February experiences 8 hours of sunshine, on average, per day, compared to an average of 6 hours per day during both December and January. This means there is plenty of sunshine to be found in Monte Carlo throughout the late winter month, and is an initial sign of the upcoming spring.
As well as this, the start of February means average temperature begins to rise and the days become longer; trends that will continue into the upcoming months. The average temperature in February in Monte Carlo is 11°C (52°F), with an average high temperature of 13°C (55°F) and an average low temperature of 8°C (46°F). Day-today throughout the month, temperatures remain consistent with only slight changes and fluctuation.
Those on holiday in Monte Carlo during February should pack light layers and jackets to best enjoy the outdoors. Likewise, visitors planning to swim or snorkel will want a wetsuit to take advantage of the cool water. The sea temperature is often equal to that of the air, with an average of 13°C (55°F).
A light breeze often brings the taste of salt from the sea, but the chance of Monte Carlo having a windy day in February is low, at 33%.
On average, Monte Carlo experiences 58 mm of rain during the month of February. Whereas many places receive snow, sleet and rain throughout this late winter month, Monte Carlo remains relatively dry. The month only has an average of 5 rain days. The humidity in February hovers around a comfortable 70%.
Monte Carlo Hotels In February
The month of February is known for romance, and couples hoping to be swept off their feet and down lover's lane would struggle to find a holiday destination more romantic than Monte Carlo. From the beautiful architecture of Monaco-Ville, to the idyllic seaside location, Monte Carlo is the epitome of romantic destinations, and the luxury hotels of Monte Carlo know how to deliver a memorable Valentine's Day.
Le Meridien Beach Plaza
Le Meridien Beach Plaza is the ideal location for a romantic getaway any time of the year. However, for Valentine's Day this hotel goes above and beyond. A night's stay, access to all fitness centers and the hotel sauna, dinner for two at Le Meridien's beautiful and delicious restaurant, L'Intempo, and the option to have breakfast in bed are all part of the hotel's yearly package.
Monte-Carlo Bay Hôtel
For something special the night of February 14th, couples must consider Monte-Carlo Bay Hôtel. The hotel has an ideal location along the sea, and on both February 13th and February 14th offers a special menu at is Michelin Star restaurant.
Hôtel Hermitage Monte-Carlo
A list of Monte Carlo's most romantic hotels would be incomplete without mention of Hôtel Hermitage Monte-Carlo. The gorgeous hotel promises a unique stay for Valentine's Day. The hotel's special offer includes a professional photo shoot with Monaco-Ville as the backdrop, a bottle of a bottle of Taittinger Blanc champagne, and Ladurée macaroons, not to mention thirty-six red roses awaiting each lucky lady in the hotel suite.
Bars And Resturants
Le Louis XV
The restaurants of Alain Ducasse are known for opulence and classical romance, and February is the perfect time to treat a loved one to the experience. The restaurateur operates three restaurants in Monte Carlo (although Le Grill is currently under renovation), each as unique and exquisite as Monte Carlo itself. For classical charm and impeccable, old Hollywood glamour, there is Le Louis XV located in the Hotel de Paris. Le Louis XV offers a menu of Riviera dishes, created by Alain Ducasse and chef Dominique Lory, sourced from local fisherman and farms.
La Trattoria Sporting Monte-Carlo
La Trattoria Sporting Monte-Carlo offers Italian/Tuscan cuisine, from a location overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. Without lacking the charm and eloquence of Monte Carlo dinning, La Trattoria Sporting Monte-Carlo provides an uncomplicated and casual dinning experience.
By contrast, for something innovative try Blue Bay in the Monte Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort. The chef, Marcel Ravin, created a unique menu based on his roots in the Mediterranean and experiences throughout the Caribbean. A Michelin Star restaurant, the popular Sunday brunch is not to be missed.
Things to Do In Monte Carlo In February
Historically, the relatively temperate climate in Monte Carlo led celebrities and socialites to visit Monte Carlo during January and February to escape cold winter months in other parts of Europe. The trend continues today, and Monte Carlo offers a number of sites and activities that are enjoyable, regardless of the weather.
Oceanographic Museum of Monaco
A visit to the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco is a great place to begin. The Oceanographic Museum has spread information and knowledge of the ocean and marine life since its inception in 1910. The museum building also houses an aquarium. The aquarium is sure to delight the entire family with over 4,000 species of fish to see.
Les Thermis Marins Monte Carlo
Whether a romantic getaway for Valentine's Day, on a family holiday or escaping the snow and sleet, Monte Carlo has a large number of spas. If price is not a consideration, Les Thermis Marins Monte Carlo, which translates to the Sea Baths of Monte Carlo, is an upscale and opulent spa that caters to the most elite visitors. Les Thermis Marins Monte Carlo offers a wide-range of services, from spa and wellness, to health and even cosmetic, all with a price tag to match its exclusive reputation. Additionally, Les Thermis Marins Monte Carlo offers exclusive Valentine's Day packages, sure to impress and delight any special someone.
Cinq Mondes SPA
Most high-end hotels in Monte Carlo also offer spa services, and Valentine's Day specials make February an attractive month to indulge in some rest and relaxation. The Cinq Mondes SPA located in the Monte-Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort welcomes non-hotel guests and renovations are sure to improve upon its spa services.