Raleigh
North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Raleigh, NC

February, the last month of the winter, in Raleigh, is a fresh month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 36.1°F (2.3°C) and an average high of 53.1°F (11.7°C).

Temperature

In Raleigh, the average high-temperature in February is essentially the same as in January - a cool 53.1°F (11.7°C). In February, the average low-temperature is 36.1°F (2.3°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in February is 74%.

Rainfall

In Raleigh, in February, during 11.3 rainfall days, 2.28" (58mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Raleigh, there are 163.2 rainfall days, and 32.2" (818mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Raleigh, North Carolina, are January through March, November and December. In February, in Raleigh, North Carolina, it is snowing for 2.1 days. Throughout February, 1.38" (35mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Raleigh, there are 5.7 snowfall days, and 3.82" (97mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Raleigh, North Carolina, the average length of the day in February is 10.9h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine in Raleigh is 5.8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Raleigh, North Carolina, is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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 Raleigh?

The average high-temperature, in February, is 53.1°F (11.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 36.1°F (2.3°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Raleigh?

In Raleigh, North Carolina, the average relative humidity in February is 74%.

How many days does it rain in February in Raleigh?

In Raleigh, North Carolina, during February, the rain falls for 11.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.28" (58mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Raleigh in February?

In Raleigh, in February, snow falls for 2.1 days, with typically accumulated 1.38" (35mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Raleigh have in February?

The average length of the day in February in Raleigh is 10.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Raleigh have in February?

In February, the average sunshine in Raleigh, North Carolina, is 5.8h.

How high is the UV index in February in Raleigh?

In Raleigh, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Raleigh, NC
  • Average high temperature in February: 11.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (31.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (8.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 2.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (21.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (0.5°C).

Average humidity in February - Raleigh, NC
  • Average humidity in February: 74%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May, September and December (76%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January, March, April, June, July and November (73%).

Average rainfall in February - Raleigh, NC
  • Average rainfall in February: 58mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (87mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (54mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Raleigh, NC
  • Average rainfall days in February: 11.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.1 days).

Average snowfall in February - Raleigh, NC
  • Average snowfall in February: 35mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (37mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in February - Raleigh, NC
  • Average snowfall days in February: 2.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Raleigh, NC
  • Average daylight in February: 10.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5.8h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.5h).

Average UV index in February - Raleigh, NC
  • Average UV index in February: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 2).