February weather forecast
Bar Harbor, ME

The popular tourist spot of Bar Harbor in Maine, within the Mount Desert Island
The popular tourist spot of Bar Harbor in Maine, within the Mount Desert Island

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter in Bar Harbor, is also a subzero cold month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 30.7°F (-0.7°C) and 18.9°F (-7.3°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a still freezing cold 30.7°F (-0.7°C). In Bar Harbor, in February, the average low-temperature is 18.9°F (-7.3°C).

Humidity

The most humid month in Bar Harbor is February, with an average relative humidity of 83%.

Rainfall

In Bar Harbor, it is raining for 7.5 days, with typically 2.52" (64mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 142.1 rainfall days, and 32.28" (820mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Bar Harbor are January through May, October through December. The month with the most snowfall is February, when snow falls for 11.4 days and typically aggregates up to 5.75" (146mm) of snow.

Ocean temperature

In February, the average ocean temperature in Bar Harbor is 39.4°F (4.1°C).
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 10h and 29min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:50 am and sunset at 4:41 pm. On the last day of February, sunrise is at 6:11 am and sunset at 5:19 pm EST.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is February, with an average of 4.1h of sunshine.

UV index

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Bar Harbor. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in February transform into the following instructions:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in February in Bar Harbor?

In February, the average high-temperature is 30.7°F (-0.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 18.9°F (-7.3°C).

What is the most humid month in Bar Harbor?

The most humid month in Bar Harbor, Maine, is February, with an average relative humidity of 83%.

What is the average humidity in February in Bar Harbor?

The average relative humidity in February in Bar Harbor is 83%.

How much does it rain in Bar Harbor in February?

In February, in Bar Harbor, the rain falls for 7.5 days. Throughout February, 2.52" (64mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Bar Harbor?

The month with the most snowfall in Bar Harbor is February, when snow falls for 11.4 days and typically aggregates up to 5.75" (146mm) of snow.

How many days does it snow in February in Bar Harbor?

In Bar Harbor, in February, snow falls for 11.4 days, with typically accumulated 5.75" (146mm) of snow.

What is the ocean temperature in February in Bar Harbor?

In February, the average ocean temperature in Bar Harbor is 39.4°F (4.1°C). For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

What is the average length of the day in February in Bar Harbor?

In February, the average day length in Bar Harbor, Maine, is 10h and 29min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in February in Bar Harbor?

On the first day of February in Bar Harbor, Maine, sunrise is at 6:50 am and sunset at 4:41 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:11 am and sunset at 5:19 pm EST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Bar Harbor?

The month with the least sunshine in Bar Harbor is February, with an average of 4.1h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in February in Bar Harbor?

The average sunshine duration in February is 4.1h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Bar Harbor?

The months with the lowest UV index in Bar Harbor, Maine, are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index reading in February in Bar Harbor?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Bar Harbor is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average visibility

Average temperature in February
Bar Harbor, ME

Average temperature in February - Bar Harbor, ME
  • Average high temperature in February: 30.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (73.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (29.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 18.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (58.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (18.5°F).

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Average pressure in February
Bar Harbor, ME

Average pressure in February - Bar Harbor, ME
  • Average pressure in February: 29.94"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is September (30.04"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91"Hg).

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Average wind speed in February
Bar Harbor, ME

Average wind speed in February - Bar Harbor, ME
  • Average wind speed in February: 10.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (6.3mph).

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Average humidity in February
Bar Harbor, ME

Average humidity in February - Bar Harbor, ME
  • Average humidity in February: 83%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (76%).

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Average rainfall in February
Bar Harbor, ME

Average rainfall in February - Bar Harbor, ME
  • Average rainfall in February: 2.52"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.94").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (1.57").

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Average rainfall days in February
Bar Harbor, ME

Average rainfall days in February - Bar Harbor, ME
  • Average rainfall days in February: 7.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (15.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (7.5 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Bar Harbor, ME

Average snowfall in February - Bar Harbor, ME
  • Average snowfall in February: 5.75"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (5.75").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in February
Bar Harbor, ME

Average snowfall days in February - Bar Harbor, ME
  • Average snowfall days in February: 11.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (11.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in February
Bar Harbor, ME

Average sea temperature in February - Bar Harbor, ME
  • Average sea temperature in February: 39.4°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (56.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (38.6°F).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Bar Harbor, ME

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Bar Harbor, ME
  • Average daylight in February: 10h and 29min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 29min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 55min).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4h and 6min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in February
Bar Harbor, ME

Average sunshine days in February - Bar Harbor, ME
  • Average sunshine days in February: 12.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (18.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (11.2 days).

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Average UV index in February
Bar Harbor, ME

Average UV index in February - Bar Harbor, ME
  • Average UV index in February: 2

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

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Average cloud cover in February
Bar Harbor, ME

Average cloud cover in February - Bar Harbor, ME
  • Average cloud cover in February: 56

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 56).
The months with the least cloud cover are August and September (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in February
Bar Harbor, ME

Average visibility in February - Bar Harbor, ME
  • Average visibility in February: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are July and August (5mi).

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