February weather forecast
Lead, SD

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter, in Lead, is also a subzero cold month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 15.4°F (-9.2°C) and an average high of 30.4°F (-0.9°C).

Temperature

In Lead, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a still subzero cold 30.4°F (-0.9°C). In February, in Lead, the average low-temperature is 15.4°F (-9.2°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity in Lead are January and February, with an average relative humidity of 79%.

Rainfall

In February, the rain falls for 3.8 days. Throughout February, 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Lead, there are 96.1 rainfall days, and 14.02" (356mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through June, September through December. In Lead, snow falls for 11.1 days, with typically accumulated 4.49" (114mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 66.6 snowfall days, and 34.53" (877mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day in Lead is 10.5h.

Sunshine

With an average of 5.9h of sunshine, February has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Lead are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in February transform into the following instructions:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What are the most humid months in Lead?

January and February, with an average relative humidity of 79%, are most humid months in Lead.

What is the average humidity in February in Lead?

The average relative humidity in February is 79%.

How many days does it rain in February in Lead?

In February, in Lead, South Dakota, the rain falls for 3.8 days. Throughout February, 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Lead in February?

In Lead, South Dakota, in February, during 11.1 snowfall days, 4.49" (114mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Lead have in February?

In February, the average length of the day is 10.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Lead?

With an average of 5.9h of sunshine, February has the least sunshine of the year.

How many hours of sunshine does Lead have in February?

In Lead, the average sunshine in February is 5.9h.

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

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Lead.

How high is the UV index in February in Lead?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Lead, South Dakota, is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in February
Lead, SD

Average temperature in February - Lead, SD
  • Average high temperature in February: -0.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (27.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (-1.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: -9.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-9.2°C).

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Average pressure in February
Lead, SD

Average pressure in February - Lead, SD
  • Average pressure in February: 1019.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1020.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1010.6mbar).

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Average wind speed in February
Lead, SD

Average wind speed in February - Lead, SD
  • Average wind speed in February: 14.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (16km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (12.3km/h).

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Average humidity in February
Lead, SD

Average humidity in February - Lead, SD
  • Average humidity in February: 79%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (79%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are August and September (51%).

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Average rainfall in February
Lead, SD

Average rainfall in February - Lead, SD
  • Average rainfall in February: 18mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (49mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (14mm).

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Average rainfall days in February
Lead, SD

Average rainfall days in February - Lead, SD
  • Average rainfall days in February: 3.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (14.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (2.7 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Lead, SD

Average snowfall in February - Lead, SD
  • Average snowfall in February: 114mm

The month with the highest snowfall is April (166mm).
The months with the least snowfall are July and August (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in February
Lead, SD

Average snowfall days in February - Lead, SD
  • Average snowfall days in February: 11.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (11.7 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Lead, SD

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Lead, SD
  • Average daylight in February: 10.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5.9h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.9h).

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Average sunshine days in February
Lead, SD

Average sunshine days in February - Lead, SD
  • Average sunshine days in February: 15.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (12.3 days).

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Average UV index in February
Lead, SD

Average UV index in February - Lead, SD
  • Average UV index in February: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in February
Lead, SD

Average cloud cover in February - Lead, SD
  • Average cloud cover in February: 40

The months with the most cloud cover are February and April (Cloud cover 40).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 16).

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Average visibility in February
Lead, SD

Average visibility in February - Lead, SD
  • Average visibility in February: 9km

The months with the highest visibility are June, July, August and September (10km).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (8km).

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