Richmond
Virginia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Richmond, VA

River James in Richmond, Virginia overlooking the lit city buildings at dusk
River James in Richmond, Virginia overlooking the lit city buildings at dusk
February, the last month of the winter, in Richmond, is a fresh month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 51.3°F (10.7°C) and an average low of 30.6°F (-0.8°C).

Temperature

In Richmond, the average high-temperature in February is practically the same as in January - a cool 51.3°F (10.7°C). The average low-temperature, in Richmond, is 30.6°F (-0.8°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity is 65.6%.

Rainfall

February is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 8.9 days and accumulates 2.8" (70.1mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, November and December.

Daylight

In Richmond, Virginia, the average length of the day is 10.8h.

Sunshine

In Richmond, the average sunshine in February is 6.4h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in February in Richmond?

In February, in Richmond, Virginia, the average high-temperature is 51.3°F (10.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 30.6°F (-0.8°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Richmond?

The average relative humidity in February is 65.6%.

How many days does it rain in February in Richmond?

In February, in Richmond, the rain falls for 8.9 days. Throughout February, 2.8" (70.1mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Richmond?

February is the month with the least rainfall in Richmond, Virginia. Rain falls for 8.9 days and accumulates 2.8" (70.1mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Richmond in February?

In Richmond, during February, snow falls for 1.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.4" (86.4mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Richmond have in February?

The average length of the day in February in Richmond is 10.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Richmond have in February?

In Richmond, the average sunshine in February is 6.4h.

What is the UV index reading in February in Richmond?

In Richmond, Virginia, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Richmond, VA
  • Average high temperature in February: 10.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (8.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: -0.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (20.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-2.1°C).

Average humidity in February - Richmond, VA
  • Average humidity in February: 65.6%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (77.2%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (60.8%).

Average rainfall in February - Richmond, VA
  • Average rainfall in February: 70.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (118.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (70.1mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Richmond, VA
  • Average rainfall days in February: 8.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (11.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (7.4 days).

Average snowfall in February - Richmond, VA
  • Average snowfall in February: 86.4mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (99.1mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in February - Richmond, VA
  • Average snowfall days in February: 1.9 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (1.9 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Richmond, VA
  • Average daylight in February: 10.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 6.4h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

Average UV index in February - Richmond, VA
  • Average UV index in February: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).