February weather forecast and climate
Rifton, NY

The last month of the winter, February, is another cold month in Rifton, New York, with average temperature varying between 20.5°F (-6.4°C) and 35.4°F (1.9°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a still wintry 35.4°F (1.9°C). In February, the average low-temperature is 20.5°F (-6.4°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity in Rifton, New York, are February and December, with an average relative humidity of 82%.

Rainfall

In Rifton, in February, during 7.4 rainfall days, 1.5" (38mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 141.4 rainfall days, and 22.44" (570mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. February is the month with the most snowfall in Rifton. Snow falls for 7.8 days and accumulates 4.13" (105mm) of snow.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day in Rifton is 10.6h.

Sunshine

With an average of 4.5h of sunshine, February has the least sunshine of the year in Rifton.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Rifton 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 vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Rifton?

In Rifton, in February, the average high-temperature is 35.4°F (1.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 20.5°F (-6.4°C).

What are the most humid months in Rifton?

February and December, with an average relative humidity of 82%, are most humid months in Rifton.

What is the average humidity in February in Rifton?

The average relative humidity in February in Rifton, New York, is 82%.

How many days does it rain in February in Rifton?

In February, in Rifton, New York, the rain falls for 7.4 days. Throughout February, 1.5" (38mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Rifton in February?

In Rifton, New York, in February, snow falls for 7.8 days, with typically accumulated 4.13" (105mm) of snow.

What is the snowiest month in Rifton?

The month with the most snowfall in Rifton, New York, is February when snow falls for 7.8 days and typically aggregates up to 4.13" (105mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Rifton have in February?

In Rifton, New York, the average length of the day in February is 10.6h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Rifton?

February has the least sunshine of the year in Rifton, with an average of 4.5h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Rifton have in February?

In Rifton, the average sunshine in February is 4.5h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Rifton?

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Rifton?

In Rifton, New York, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average high temperature in February: 1.9°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 (0°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: -6.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-7.2°C).

Average pressure in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average pressure in February: 1016.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1019.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1013.5mbar).

Average wind speed in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average wind speed in February: 10.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (10.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (7km/h).

Average humidity in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average humidity in February: 82%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (74%).

Average rainfall in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average rainfall in February: 38mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (60mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (33mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average rainfall days in February: 7.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (15.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (6.8 days).

Average snowfall in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average snowfall in February: 105mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (105mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average snowfall days in February: 7.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (7.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average daylight in February: 10.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

Average sunshine days in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average sunshine days in February: 15.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (19.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (12.7 days).

Average UV index in February - Rifton, NY
  • 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 - Rifton, NY
  • Average cloud cover in February: 50

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 34).

Average visibility in February - Rifton, NY
  • Average visibility in February: 8km

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