February weather forecast and climate
New Orleans, LA

Commuter buses on the street in New Orleans, Louisiana
Commuter buses on the street in New Orleans, Louisiana

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter, in New Orleans, is an enjoyable month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 52.7°F (11.5°C) and an average high of 64.6°F (18.1°C).

Temperature

In New Orleans, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - an enjoyable 64.6°F (18.1°C). The average low-temperature, in February, is 52.7°F (11.5°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity are February and December, with an average relative humidity of 77%.

Rainfall

In New Orleans, it is raining for 7.1 days, with typically 0.55" (14mm) of accumulated precipitation. In New Orleans, during the entire year, the rain falls for 112.1 days and collects up to 9.37" (238mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In New Orleans snow does not fall through December.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day is 11.2h.

Sunshine

In New Orleans, the average sunshine is 5.4h.

UV index

In New Orleans, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What are the most humid months in New Orleans?

February and December, with an average relative humidity of 77%, are most humid months in New Orleans.

What is the average humidity in February in New Orleans?

In New Orleans, Louisiana, the average relative humidity in February is 77%.

How many days does it rain in February in New Orleans?

In New Orleans, Louisiana, during February, the rain falls for 7.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.55" (14mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in New Orleans?

In New Orleans, Louisiana, snow does not fall in February through December.

Does it snow in New Orleans in February?

In February, in New Orleans, Louisiana, it doesn't snow. January is the latest month when it typically snows.

What is the average length of the day in February in New Orleans?

In February, the average length of the day in New Orleans, Louisiana, is 11.2h.

How long on average sun shines in February in New Orleans?

In February, the average sunshine in New Orleans is 5.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in New Orleans?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in New Orleans, Louisiana, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in February
New Orleans, LA

Average temperature in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average high temperature in February: 18.1°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (31.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (15.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 11.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (26.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.2°C).

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Average pressure in February
New Orleans, LA

Average pressure in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average pressure in February: 1019.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1021.4mbar).
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (1014.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in February
New Orleans, LA

Average wind speed in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average wind speed in February: 15.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (15.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (10.6km/h).

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Average humidity in February
New Orleans, LA

Average humidity in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average humidity in February: 77%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

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Average rainfall in February
New Orleans, LA

Average rainfall in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average rainfall in February: 14mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (40mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are March and April (11mm).

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Average rainfall days in February
New Orleans, LA

Average rainfall days in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average rainfall days in February: 7.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (4.7 days).

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Average snowfall days in February
New Orleans, LA

Average snowfall days in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average snowfall days in February: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
New Orleans, LA

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average daylight in February: 11.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

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Average sunshine days in February
New Orleans, LA

Average sunshine days in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average sunshine days in February: 18.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (8.9 days).

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Average UV index in February
New Orleans, LA

Average UV index in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average UV index in February: 5

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in February
New Orleans, LA

Average cloud cover in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average cloud cover in February: 42

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 24).

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Average visibility in February
New Orleans, LA

Average visibility in February - New Orleans, LA
  • Average visibility in February: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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