February weather forecast

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Weather in February

As Romania transitions from the heart of winter towards the early hints of spring, the weather in February sees a slight moderation. However, February still stands as one of the coldest months of the year.

In Bucharest, February experiences slightly milder conditions compared to January. The temperatures typically range from -4°C (24.8°F) to 4°C (39.2°F), which marks a gradual warming trend. However, snowfall is still prevalent, and periods of thaw can lead to the alternation of rain and snow.

Transylvania, home to cities like Brasov and Sibiu, continues to witness winter's grip in February. Temperatures in Brasov can range from -7°C (19.4°F) to 1°C (33.8°F). Significant snowfall remains a characteristic weather feature, providing sustained conditions for winter sports.

The coastal city of Constanta experiences a slightly milder climate, with temperatures hovering between -1°C (30.2°F) and 5°C (41°F). As the month progresses, the Black Sea's moderating influence becomes slightly more noticeable.

Up in the north, Cluj-Napoca witnesses temperatures ranging from -6°C (21.2°F) to 1°C (33.8°F). The city remains colder than Bucharest or Constanta, but the weather starts showing early signs of the approaching spring towards the end of February.

Comparatively, February is somewhat warmer than January, signaling the transition from winter to spring. However, it is still colder than the subsequent month of March when a definite warming trend sets in.

In terms of precipitation, February is relatively drier than January. The average precipitation during February ranges from 30mm (1.18") to 40mm (1.57"). Snow remains a common feature, particularly in the mountainous regions. However, as the month progresses, the likelihood of rain gradually increases, particularly in regions with lower elevations.

Despite the persisting cold, February presents the last chance for winter sports enthusiasts to make the most of Romania's snow-covered landscapes. Additionally, the clear, cold weather often provides excellent conditions for stargazing, particularly in the country's more remote areas.

  • Bucharest - February »
    In Bucharest, during February, the rain falls for 6 days and regularly aggregates up to 36mm (1.42") of precipitation. On the first day of February sunrise is at 07:34 and sunset at 17:24.
  • Cluj-Napoca - February »
    February is the month with the most snowfall in Cluj-Napoca, with 115mm (4.53") of accumulated snow. In Cluj-Napoca in February, 115mm (4.53") of snow is typically accumulated.
  • Timișoara - February »
    On the last day of February, in Timișoara, sunrise is at 07:15 and sunset at 18:19 EET. Timișoara's transition into February is marked by a minor temperature shift, moving from 2.3°C (36.1°F) in January to a still cold 5.6°C (42.1°F).
  • Iași - February »
    February is the month with the most snowfall in Iași, with 143mm (5.63") of accumulated snow. As February progresses, Iași experiences a slight easing in temperatures when compared to January although the winter cold remains firm.
  • Constanța - February »
    The months with the most snowfall in Constanța are January and February, with an average 70mm (2.76") of accumulated snow. On the last day of February, in Constanța sunrise is at 06:44 and sunset at 17:51 EET.
  • Craiova - February »
    Often regarded as the last full winter month in Craiova, February continues to exhibit cold weather with frequent bouts of snow. In Craiova in February, during 7 rainfall days, 39mm (1.54") of precipitation is typically accumulated.
  • Brașov - February »
    The months with the least rainfall in Brașov are February and March Rain falls for 14 days and accumulates 41mm (1.61") of rain. February and March are months with the least rain in Brașov when the rain falls for 14 days and typically aggregates up to 41mm (1.61") of rain.
  • Galați - February »
    In Galați, in February, during 6 rainfall days, 32mm (1.26") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Galați, in February, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 32mm (1.26") of accumulated precipitation.
  • Ploiești - February »
    On the first day of February in Ploiești sunrise is at 07:35 and sunset at 17:23. In comparison to January's extreme cold, February brings a slight relief to the freezing weather in Ploiești, Romania.
  • Oradea - February »
    In Oradea in February, during 11 rainfall days, 39mm (1.54") of precipitation is typically accumulated. With the onset of February, Oradea's average high-temperature experiences a slight rise, moving from January's wintry 0°C (32°F) to a still icy 4°C (39.2°F).
  • Brăila - February »
    In Brăila, in February, snow falls for 4.8 days, with typically accumulated 36mm (1.42") of snow. In Brăila in February, during 6.1 rainfall days, 24mm (0.94") of precipitation is typically accumulated.
  • Arad - February »
    In Arad in February, during 11 rainfall days, 19mm (0.75") of precipitation is typically accumulated. On the first day of February in Arad, sunrise is at 07:57 and sunset at 17:38.


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