Kingston
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Kingston, Canada

February, the last month of the winter, in Kingston, is another freezing cold month, with average temperature varying between -2.1°C (28.2°F) and -11.1°C (12°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a still freezing cold -2.1°C (28.2°F). In Kingston, in February, the average low-temperature is -11.1°C (12°F).

Rainfall

February is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 5.1 days and accumulates 29mm (1.1") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Kingston are January through April, October through December. In February, it is snowing for 11.1 days. Throughout February, 391mm (15.4") of snow is accumulated. In Kingston, during the entire year, snow falls for 50.4 days, and aggregates up to 1572mm (61.9") of snow.

Sea temperature

In Kingston, in February, the average water temperature is 2.6°C (36.7°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine in Kingston is 4h.

UV index

In Kingston, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. 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 Kingston?

In Kingston, Canada, in February, the average high-temperature is -2.1°C (28.2°F), and the average low-temperature is -11.1°C (12°F).

How much does it rain in Kingston in February?

In Kingston, Canada, in February, it is raining for 5.1 days, with typically 29mm (1.1") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Kingston?

February is the month with the least rainfall in Kingston, Canada. Rain falls for 5.1 days and accumulates 29mm (1.1") of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Kingston in February?

In Kingston, in February, snow falls for 11.1 days, with typically accumulated 391mm (15.4") of snow.

What is the sea temperature in February in Kingston?

In Kingston, in February, the average water temperature is 2.6°C (36.7°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Kingston have in February?

In Kingston, Canada, the average sunshine in February is 4h.

What is the UV index reading in February in Kingston?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Kingston is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Kingston, Canada
  • Average high temperature in February: -2.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (24.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-3.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: -11.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-12°C).

Average rainfall in February - Kingston, Canada
  • Average rainfall in February: 29mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (93.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (29mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Kingston, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in February: 5.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (14 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (5.1 days).

Average snowfall in February - Kingston, Canada
  • Average snowfall in February: 391mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (395mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in February - Kingston, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in February: 11.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Kingston, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in February: 2.6°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (21.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (2°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Kingston, 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: 4h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.4h).

Average UV index in February - Kingston, 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).