February weather forecast
Richmond, Canada

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Weather in February

Shifting into February, the winter weather in Richmond maintains its cold grip albeit with slight enhancements. Weather parameters show maximum temperatures rising to 5.3°C (41.5°F) while minimum temperature steadies at around 1°C (33.8°F). A notable change is observed in rainfall, dropping to 120mm (4.72") over approximately 16.5 days, which is significantly lower compared to January. Despite the ongoing winter season, there is limited snowfall, implying a potential early arrival of spring. February also hosts increased daylight and sunshine hours, preparing for a warmer transition in the coming month.

Temperature

During February, the average high-temperature in Richmond is a still cold 5.3°C (41.5°F), maintaining a close resemblance to that of the preceding month. During the month of February, Richmond identifies an average nighttime low-temperature of 1°C (33.8°F), slightly lower than its daytime counterpart.

Humidity

In February, the average relative humidity in Richmond is 83%.

Rainfall

In Richmond, in February, it is raining for 16.5 days, with typically 120mm (4.72") of accumulated precipitation. In Richmond, during the entire year, the rain falls for 199.4 days and collects up to 1439mm (56.65") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Richmond, Canada, are January through April, November and December. The month with the most snowfall is February, when snow falls for 4.6 days and typically aggregates up to 98mm (3.86") of snow.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 6.8°C (44.2°F), February is the month with the coldest seawater.
Note: Dipping into 6.8°C (44.2°F) below 10°C (50°F) needs protective wear, or you'd face cold shock and breathing issues swiftly. Meanwhile, a slight swim around 13°C (55.4°F) feels cold to the bone.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day is 10h and 11min.
On the first day of February, sunrise is at 7:43 am and sunset at 5:08 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:54 am and sunset at 5:54 pm PST.

Sunshine

In Richmond, the average sunshine in February is 4.1h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: A maximum daily UV index of 2 during February morphs into the following directions:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. It's crucial to reduce time in the direct Sun around mid-day due to the intense solar radiation. Stay sun-safe with clothing that is both closely woven and worn loosely. Be vigilant! The reflective nature of snow can increase the Sun's UV radiation nearly twofold.
Updated: Feb 5, 2024 | Published by: Weather Atlas | Resources

Frequently asked questions

How cold does it get in Richmond in February?

The high-temperature in Richmond, Canada, during February is 5.3°C (41.5°F) and the low-temperature is 1°C (33.8°F).

What is the average humidity in February in Richmond?

In Richmond, Canada, the average relative humidity in February is 83%.

How many days does it rain in February in Richmond?

In Richmond, Canada, in February, it is raining for 16.5 days, with typically 120mm (4.72") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the snowiest month in Richmond?

February is the month with the most snowfall in Richmond. Snow falls for 4.6 days and accumulates 98mm (3.86") of snow.

How many days does it snow in February in Richmond?

In Richmond, Canada, during February, snow falls for 4.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 98mm (3.86") of snow.

What is the month with the coldest sea water in Richmond?

With an average sea temperature of 6.8°C (44.2°F), February is the month with the coldest seawater in Richmond.

How cold is the water in February in Richmond?

In February, the average sea temperature is 6.8°C (44.2°F). Swimming in 6.8°C (44.2°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

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

In Richmond, Canada, the average day length in February is 10h and 11min.

When are sunrise and sunset in February in Richmond?

On the first day of February in Richmond, sunrise is at 7:43 am and sunset at 5:08 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:54 am and sunset at 5:54 pm PST.

How many hours of sunshine does Richmond have in February?

In Richmond, the average sunshine duration in February is 4.1h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Richmond?

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Richmond.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Richmond?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Richmond, Canada, is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in February
Richmond, Canada

Average temperature in February - Richmond, Canada
  • Average high temperature in February: 5.3°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (20.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (4.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (12.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (0.8°C).

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Average pressure in February
Richmond, Canada

Average pressure in February - Richmond, Canada
  • Average pressure in February: 1017.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1018.3mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is March (1015.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in February
Richmond, Canada

Average wind speed in February - Richmond, Canada
  • Average wind speed in February: 9.2km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and November (9.4km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.8km/h).

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Average humidity in February
Richmond, Canada

Average humidity in February - Richmond, Canada
  • Average humidity in February: 83%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (75%).

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Average rainfall in February
Richmond, Canada

Average rainfall in February - Richmond, Canada
  • Average rainfall in February: 120mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (222mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (28mm).

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Average rainfall days in February
Richmond, Canada

Average rainfall days in February - Richmond, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in February: 16.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (21.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (9.3 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Richmond, Canada

Average snowfall in February - Richmond, Canada
  • Average snowfall in February: 98mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (98mm).
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in February
Richmond, Canada

Average snowfall days in February - Richmond, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in February: 4.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (4.6 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in February
Richmond, Canada

Average sea temperature in February - Richmond, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in February: 6.8°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (11.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (6.8°C).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Richmond, Canada

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Richmond, Canada
  • Average daylight in February: 10h and 1min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16h and 12min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 18min).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4h and 1min

The months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 10h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in February
Richmond, Canada

Average sunshine days in February - Richmond, Canada
  • Average sunshine days in February: 8.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (19.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (7.8 days).

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Average UV index in February
Richmond, Canada

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

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in February
Richmond, Canada

Average cloud cover in February - Richmond, Canada
  • Average cloud cover in February: 58

The months with the most cloud cover are January and December (Cloud cover 60).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in February
Richmond, Canada

Average visibility in February - Richmond, Canada
  • Average visibility in February: 9km

The months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (9km).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (8km).

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