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 a chilly month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 43.2°F (6.2°C) and an average low of 24.6°F (-4.1°C).

Temperature

In Santa Fe, New Mexico, the average high-temperature in February is practically the same as in January - a frosty 43.2°F (6.2°C). The average low-temperature, in Santa Fe, is 24.6°F (-4.1°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is 60%.

Rainfall

In Santa Fe, during February, the rain falls for 5.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.63" (16mm) of precipitation. In Santa Fe, during the entire year, the rain falls for 90.3 days and collects up to 9.8" (249mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. In Santa Fe, in February, during 7.8 snowfall days, 3.98" (101mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 36 snowfall days, and 22.68" (576mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are January, February and December, with an average of 7.1h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Santa Fe are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in February interpret into the following advice:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. 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. 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 Santa Fe?

In Santa Fe, in February, the average high-temperature is 43.2°F (6.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 24.6°F (-4.1°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Santa Fe?

In Santa Fe, the average relative humidity in February is 60%.

How much does it rain in Santa Fe in February?

In Santa Fe, during February, the rain falls for 5.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.63" (16mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Santa Fe in February?

In Santa Fe, New Mexico, in February, during 7.8 snowfall days, 3.98" (101mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

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

In February, the average length of the day in Santa Fe is 10.9h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Santa Fe?

Months with the least sunshine in Santa Fe, New Mexico, are January, February and December, with an average of 7.1h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in February in Santa Fe?

The average sunshine in February is 7.1h.

When is the lowest UV index in Santa Fe?

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Santa Fe.

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 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average high temperature in February: 6.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (27.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (4°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: -4.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (-5.8°C).

Average pressure in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average pressure in February: 1017.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1021.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (1012mbar).

Average wind speed in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average wind speed in February: 12km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (14.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.4km/h).

Average humidity in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average humidity in February: 60%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (67%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (32%).

Average rainfall in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average rainfall in February: 16mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (44mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (14mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average rainfall days in February: 5.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (3.4 days).

Average snowfall in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average snowfall in February: 101mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (145mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average snowfall days in February: 7.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (7.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are 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 the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 7.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with the least sunshine are January, February and December (Average sunshine: 7.1).

Average sunshine days in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average sunshine days in February: 17.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.8 days).

Average UV index in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average UV index in February: 2

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

Average cloud cover in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average cloud cover in February: 20

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 21).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 10).

Average visibility in February - Santa Fe, NM
  • Average visibility in February: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February and December (9km).