February weather forecast and climate
Rockaway, NJ

The last month of the winter, February, is another cold month in Rockaway, New Jersey, with average temperature varying between 22.8°F (-5.1°C) and 37.4°F (3°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a still wintry 37.4°F (3°C). The average low-temperature, in February, is 22.8°F (-5.1°C).

Humidity

February, October and December, with an average relative humidity of 81%, are most humid months.

Rainfall

In Rockaway, New Jersey, during February, the rain falls for 4 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.43" (11mm) of precipitation. In Rockaway, during the entire year, the rain falls for 81.9 days and collects up to 6.69" (170mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. In Rockaway, New Jersey, in February, during 5.3 snowfall days, 0.43" (11mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 18.1 snowfall days, and 2.68" (68mm) of snow is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

The month with the coldest seawater is February, with an average ocean temperature of 39.2°F (4°C).
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

The average length of the day in February is 10.7h.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is February, with an average of 4.4h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Rockaway are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Rockaway?

In Rockaway, New Jersey, in February, the average high-temperature is 37.4°F (3°C), and the average low-temperature is 22.8°F (-5.1°C).

What are the most humid months in Rockaway?

February, October and December, with an average relative humidity of 81%, are most humid months in Rockaway, New Jersey.

What is the average humidity in February in Rockaway?

The average relative humidity in February in Rockaway is 81%.

How much does it rain in Rockaway in February?

In Rockaway, New Jersey, in February, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 0.43" (11mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Rockaway in February?

In Rockaway, during February, snow falls for 5.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.43" (11mm) of snow.

What month is the ocean coldest in Rockaway?

With an average ocean temperature of 39.2°F (4°C), February is the month with the coldest seawater.

What is the water temperature in February in Rockaway?

In Rockaway, New Jersey, in February, the average water temperature is 39.2°F (4°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.

How many hours of daylight does Rockaway have in February?

In February, the average length of the day in Rockaway, New Jersey, is 10.7h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Rockaway?

The month with the least sunshine in Rockaway is February, with an average of 4.4h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Rockaway have in February?

The average sunshine in February in Rockaway is 4.4h.

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

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Rockaway, New Jersey.

What is the UV index reading in February in Rockaway?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Rockaway, NJ
  • Average high temperature in February: 3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (28.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (1.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: -5.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (17.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-6.2°C).

Average pressure in February - Rockaway, NJ
  • Average pressure in February: 1017.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1019.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1013.7mbar).

Average wind speed in February - Rockaway, NJ
  • Average wind speed in February: 12.9km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (13.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.2km/h).

Average humidity in February - Rockaway, NJ
  • Average humidity in February: 81%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February, October and December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (75%).

Average rainfall in February - Rockaway, NJ
  • Average rainfall in February: 11mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (20mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (4mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Rockaway, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in February: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (9.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (4 days).

Average snowfall in February - Rockaway, NJ
  • Average snowfall in February: 11mm

The month with the highest snowfall is March (20mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in February - Rockaway, NJ
  • Average snowfall days in February: 5.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Rockaway, NJ
  • Average sea temperature in February: 4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (23.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (4°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Rockaway, NJ
  • Average daylight in February: 10.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.4h).

Average sunshine days in February - Rockaway, NJ
  • Average sunshine days in February: 20.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (24.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (18.3 days).

Average UV index in February - Rockaway, NJ
  • Average UV index in February: 2

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

Average cloud cover in February - Rockaway, NJ
  • Average cloud cover in February: 51

Months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 51).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 36).

Average visibility in February - Rockaway, NJ
  • Average visibility in February: 8km

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