Annapolis
Maryland, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Annapolis, MD

A view of Chesapeake Bay at dusk, in Annapolis, Maryland, with a distant view of the US Naval Academy chapel dome
A view of Chesapeake Bay at dusk, in Annapolis, Maryland, with a distant view of the US Naval Academy chapel dome
February, the last month of the winter, in Annapolis, is a frosty month, with average temperature ranging between min 32°F (0°C) and max 43°F (6.1°C).

Temperature

In Annapolis, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a chilly 43°F (6.1°C). In February, in Annapolis, the average low-temperature is 32°F (0°C).

Humidity

In February, the average relative humidity is 73%.

Rainfall

In Annapolis, during February, the rain falls for 6.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.55" (14mm) of precipitation. In Annapolis, during the entire year, the rain falls for 120.4 days and collects up to 10.47" (266mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through March, November and December are months with snowfall. In Annapolis, during 2.5 snowfall days, 0.2" (5mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Annapolis, there are 8.3 snowfall days, and 1.22" (31mm) of snow is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

With an average ocean temperature of 45.1°F (7.3°C), February is the month with the coldest seawater in Annapolis.
Note: Swimming in 45.1°F (7.3°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day in Annapolis is 10.8h.

Sunshine

With an average of 5h of sunshine, February has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Annapolis are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in February transform into the following instructions:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in February in Annapolis?

In Annapolis, Maryland, in February, the average high-temperature is 43°F (6.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 32°F (0°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Annapolis?

In February, the average relative humidity in Annapolis, Maryland, is 73%.

How much does it rain in Annapolis in February?

In Annapolis, Maryland, in February, during 6.4 rainfall days, 0.55" (14mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in February in Annapolis?

In February, in Annapolis, it is snowing for 2.5 days. Throughout February, 0.2" (5mm) of snow is accumulated.

When is the ocean coldest in Annapolis?

With an average ocean temperature of 45.1°F (7.3°C), February is the month with the coldest seawater in Annapolis, Maryland.

What is the ocean temperature in February in Annapolis?

In Annapolis, the average seawater temperature in February is 45.1°F (7.3°C). Swimming in 45.1°F (7.3°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) 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 Annapolis?

The average length of the day in February in Annapolis, Maryland, is 10.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Annapolis?

With an average of 5h of sunshine, February has the least sunshine of the year in Annapolis, Maryland.

How long on average sun shines in February in Annapolis?

In February, the average sunshine in Annapolis, Maryland, is 5h.

When is the lowest UV index in Annapolis?

Months with the lowest UV index in Annapolis, Maryland, are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Annapolis?

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Annapolis, MD
  • Average high temperature in February: 6.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (29.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (4.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 0°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (22.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-1.2°C).

Average humidity in February - Annapolis, MD
  • Average humidity in February: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (78%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January, March, April and November (72%).

Average rainfall in February - Annapolis, MD
  • Average rainfall in February: 14mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (43mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (12mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Annapolis, MD
  • Average rainfall days in February: 6.4 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (14.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (5.3 days).

Average snowfall in February - Annapolis, MD
  • Average snowfall in February: 5mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (17mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in February - Annapolis, MD
  • Average snowfall days in February: 2.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Annapolis, MD
  • Average sea temperature in February: 7.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (7.3°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Annapolis, MD
  • Average daylight in February: 10.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in February - Annapolis, MD
  • Average UV index in February: 2

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).