Santa Fe
New Mexico, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Santa Fe, NM

Beautiful sunset over the St. Francis of Assisi Basilica in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Beautiful sunset over the St. Francis of Assisi Basilica in Santa Fe, New Mexico
February, the last month of the winter, in Santa Fe, is another chilly month, with average temperature ranging between min 21.6°F (-5.8°C) and max 48.2°F (9°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a still chilly 48.2°F (9°C). The average low-temperature, in February, is 21.6°F (-5.8°C).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Santa Fe is February when the rain falls for 3.7 days and typically collects 0.5" (13.5mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Santa Fe, New Mexico, are January through April, October through December.

Daylight

In Santa Fe, New Mexico, the average length of the day is 10.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Santa Fe is 8h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Santa Fe is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 4 in February interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Santa Fe?

In Santa Fe, New Mexico, in February, the average high-temperature is 48.2°F (9°C), and the average low-temperature is 21.6°F (-5.8°C).

How many days does it rain in February in Santa Fe?

In February, in Santa Fe, New Mexico, the rain falls for 3.7 days. Throughout February, 0.5" (13.5mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Santa Fe?

February is the month with the least rainfall in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Rain falls for 3.7 days and accumulates 0.5" (13.5mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in February in Santa Fe?

In February, in Santa Fe, it is snowing for 1.5 days. Throughout February, 2.9" (73.7mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in February in Santa Fe?

The average length of the day in February in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is 10.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Santa Fe have in February?

The average sunshine in February in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is 8h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Santa Fe?

In Santa Fe, New Mexico, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average high temperature in February: 9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (29.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (6.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: -5.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.4°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (-8.1°C).

Average rainfall in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average rainfall in February: 13.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (59.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (13.5mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average rainfall days in February: 3.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (10.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (3.4 days).

Average snowfall in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average snowfall in February: 73.7mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (203.2mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average snowfall days in February: 1.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (2.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average daylight in February: 10.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 8h

Months with most sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h).

Average UV index in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average UV index in February: 4

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).