Columbia
South Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Columbia, SC

The US State House of South Carolina, in Columbia, with the Wade Hampton Statue
The US State House of South Carolina, in Columbia, with the Wade Hampton Statue
February, the last month of the winter, in Columbia, is a mild month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 57.9°F (14.4°C) and an average low of 41.2°F (5.1°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a mild 57.9°F (14.4°C). In February, in Columbia, the average low-temperature is 41.2°F (5.1°C).

Humidity

In Columbia, the average relative humidity is 71%.

Rainfall

In Columbia, in February, it is raining for 10.5 days, with typically 1.97" (50mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Columbia, South Carolina, during the entire year, the rain falls for 141.3 days and collects up to 25.28" (642mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January, February and December are months with snowfall in Columbia. February is the month with the most snowfall in Columbia. Snow falls for 0.3 days and accumulates 0.47" (12mm) of snow.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day is 11h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine is 6.6h.

UV index

January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index in Columbia. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Columbia?

In Columbia, in February, the average high-temperature is 57.9°F (14.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 41.2°F (5.1°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Columbia?

In February, the average relative humidity is 71%.

How many days does it rain in February in Columbia?

In Columbia, South Carolina, in February, it is raining for 10.5 days, with typically 1.97" (50mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Columbia?

February is the last month it regularly snows in Columbia, South Carolina. During 0.3 snowfall days, in February, Columbia aggregates 0.47" (12mm) of snow.

When does it snow the most in Columbia?

February is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 0.3 days and accumulates 0.47" (12mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Columbia have in February?

In Columbia, the average length of the day in February is 11h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Columbia?

In Columbia, the average sunshine in February is 6.6h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Columbia?

Months with the lowest UV index in Columbia, South Carolina, are January, February and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3.

How high is the UV index in February in Columbia?

In Columbia, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Columbia, SC
  • Average high temperature in February: 14.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (33.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (11.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 5.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (23.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (3.3°C).

Average humidity in February - Columbia, SC
  • Average humidity in February: 71%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (74%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January, July and November (69%).

Average rainfall in February - Columbia, SC
  • Average rainfall in February: 50mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (74mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is September (37mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Columbia, SC
  • Average rainfall days in February: 10.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (7.3 days).

Average snowfall in February - Columbia, SC
  • Average snowfall in February: 12mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (12mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0mm).

Average snowfall days in February - Columbia, SC
  • Average snowfall days in February: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (0.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Columbia, SC
  • Average daylight in February: 11h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 6.6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

Average UV index in February - Columbia, SC
  • Average UV index in February: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 3).