Halifax
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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Halifax, Canada

February, the last month of the winter, in Halifax, is a cold month, with average temperature fluctuating between -7.5°C (18.5°F) and 0.4°C (32.7°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a cold 0.4°C (32.7°F). The average low-temperature, in February, is -7.5°C (18.5°F).

Humidity

In Halifax, the average relative humidity in February is 67.4%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Halifax is February when the rain falls for 6.5 days and typically collects 75.1mm (3") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Halifax are January through May, October through December. In Halifax, in February, snow falls for 6.1 days, with typically accumulated 350mm (13.8") of snow. In Halifax, during the entire year, snow falls for 25.3 days, and aggregates up to 1542mm (60.7") of snow.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 0.8°C (33.4°F), February is the month with the coldest seawater in Halifax.
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Halifax is 10.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 4.5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in February interpret into the following advice:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Halifax?

In February, in Halifax, Canada, the average high-temperature is 0.4°C (32.7°F), and the average low-temperature is -7.5°C (18.5°F).

What is the average humidity in February in Halifax?

The average relative humidity in February is 67.4%.

How many days does it rain in February in Halifax?

In Halifax, Canada, in February, it is raining for 6.5 days, with typically 75.1mm (3") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Halifax?

The month with the least rainfall is February when the rain falls for 6.5 days and typically collects 75.1mm (3") of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Halifax in February?

In Halifax, Canada, during February, snow falls for 6.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 350mm (13.8") of snow.

What month is the sea coldest in Halifax?

February is the month with the coldest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 0.8°C (33.4°F).

What is the water temperature in February in Halifax?

In February, the average sea temperature in Halifax is 0.8°C (33.4°F). For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

What is the average length of the day in February in Halifax?

In Halifax, the average length of the day in February is 10.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Halifax have in February?

The average sunshine in February is 4.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Halifax?

In Halifax, Canada, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Halifax, Canada
  • Average high temperature in February: 0.4°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (23.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-0.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: -7.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (15.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-8.2°C).

Average humidity in February - Halifax, Canada
  • Average humidity in February: 67.4%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (75.5%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (61.9%).

Average rainfall in February - Halifax, Canada
  • Average rainfall in February: 75.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (143.6mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (75.1mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Halifax, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in February: 6.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (6.5 days).

Average snowfall in February - Halifax, Canada
  • Average snowfall in February: 350mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (431mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in February - Halifax, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in February: 6.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (6.8 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Halifax, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in February: 0.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (17.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (0.8°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Halifax, Canada
  • Average daylight in February: 10.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 7.6h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.4h).

Average UV index in February - Halifax, Canada
  • Average UV index in February: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).