Deadhorse
Alaska, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Deadhorse, AK

February, the last month of the winter, in Deadhorse, is also a dangerously cold month, with average temperature ranging between max -13°F (-25°C) and min -23.6°F (-30.9°C).

Temperature

The coldest month is February, with an average high-temperature of -13°F (-25°C) and an average low-temperature of -23.6°F (-30.9°C).

Rainfall

In February, the rain falls for 4 days. Throughout February, 0.1" (3.3mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Deadhorse, there are 80 rainfall days, and 4" (102.1mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through June, August through December are months with snowfall. During February, Deadhorse regularly aggregates up to 2.1" (53.1mm) of snow. In Deadhorse, during the entire year, snow aggregates up to 23.7" (602.8mm).

Ocean temperature

January through May, November and December, with an average ocean temperature of 28.4°F (-2°C), are months with the coldest seawater.
Note: For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

Daylight

In Deadhorse, Alaska, the average length of the day is 7.3h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine is 3h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Deadhorse, Alaska, are January, February, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 0. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 0 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from 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.

What is the coldest month in Deadhorse?

The coldest month is February, with an average high-temperature of -13°F (-25°C) and an average low-temperature of -23.6°F (-30.9°C).

What is the temperature in February in Deadhorse?

In February, the average high-temperature is -13°F (-25°C), and the average low-temperature is -23.6°F (-30.9°C).

How much does it rain in Deadhorse in February?

In Deadhorse, Alaska, in February, during 4 rainfall days, 0.1" (3.3mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Deadhorse in February?

In Deadhorse, in February, 2.1" (53.1mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

When is the ocean coldest in Deadhorse?

Through, May, November and December, with an average ocean temperature of 28.4°F (-2°C).

What is the ocean temperature in February in Deadhorse?

In February, the average ocean temperature in Deadhorse, Alaska, is 28.4°F (-2°C). For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

What is the average length of the day in February in Deadhorse?

In Deadhorse, the average length of the day in February is 7.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Deadhorse have in February?

In February, the average sunshine in Deadhorse, Alaska, is 3h.

When is the lowest UV index in Deadhorse?

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 0.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Deadhorse?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Deadhorse, Alaska, is 0. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average high temperature in February: -13°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (54°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (-13°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: -23.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (38.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-23.6°F).

Average rainfall in February - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average rainfall in February: 0.1"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are February, March, April, May and November (0.1").

Average rainfall days in February - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average rainfall days in February: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (11 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February, March, April and May (4 days).

Average snowfall in February - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average snowfall in February: 2.1"

The month with the highest snowfall is October (8.1").
The month with the lowest snowfall is July (0").

Average sea temperature in February - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average sea temperature in February: 28°F

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (36°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, April, May, November and December (28°F).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average daylight in February: 7.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 0h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 3h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 0).

Average UV index in February - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average UV index in February: 0

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, October, November and December (UV index 0).