February weather forecast and climate
Sterling, AK

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter, in Sterling, is also a subzero cold month, with average temperature ranging between min 15.6°F (-9.1°C) and max 26.1°F (-3.3°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a still subzero cold 26.1°F (-3.3°C). In Sterling, the average low-temperature is 15.6°F (-9.1°C).

Humidity

Months with the highest humidity in Sterling are January and February, with an average relative humidity of 90%.

Rainfall

In Sterling, during 6.3 rainfall days, 0.83" (21mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Sterling, there are 135.9 rainfall days, and 12.4" (315mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, September through December. The month with the most snowfall in Sterling is February when snow falls for 11.8 days and typically aggregates up to 5.31" (135mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Sterling, Alaska, the average length of the day is 9.2h.

Sunshine

In Sterling, the average sunshine is 4.9h.

UV index

February and November, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Sterling, Alaska. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 in February interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in February in Sterling?

In Sterling, in February, the average high-temperature is 26.1°F (-3.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 15.6°F (-9.1°C).

What is the most humid month in Sterling?

January and February, with an average relative humidity of 90%, are most humid months.

What is the average humidity in February in Sterling?

In Sterling, Alaska, the average relative humidity in February is 90%.

How much does it rain in Sterling in February?

In Sterling, Alaska, in February, it is raining for 6.3 days, with typically 0.83" (21mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Sterling in February?

In Sterling, Alaska, in February, during 11.8 snowfall days, 5.31" (135mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Sterling?

The month with the most snowfall is February when snow falls for 11.8 days and typically aggregates up to 5.31" (135mm) of snow.

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

In February, the average length of the day in Sterling, Alaska, is 9.2h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Sterling?

The average sunshine in February is 4.9h.

When is the lowest UV index in Sterling?

Months with the lowest UV index are February and November, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

How high is the UV index in February in Sterling?

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in February
Sterling, AK

Average temperature in February - Sterling, AK
  • Average high temperature in February: 26.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (66.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (21.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 15.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (50°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14.4°F).

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Average pressure in February
Sterling, AK

Average pressure in February - Sterling, AK
  • Average pressure in February: 29.79"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (29.96").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are November and December (29.64").

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Average wind speed in February
Sterling, AK

Average wind speed in February - Sterling, AK
  • Average wind speed in February: 5.7mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are November and December (6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in February
Sterling, AK

Average humidity in February - Sterling, AK
  • Average humidity in February: 90%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (64%).

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Average rainfall in February
Sterling, AK

Average rainfall in February - Sterling, AK
  • Average rainfall in February: 0.83"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (1.77").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (0.55").

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Average rainfall days in February
Sterling, AK

Average rainfall days in February - Sterling, AK
  • Average rainfall days in February: 6.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (17.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6.3 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Sterling, AK

Average snowfall in February - Sterling, AK
  • Average snowfall in February: 5.31"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (5.31").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in February
Sterling, AK

Average snowfall days in February - Sterling, AK
  • Average snowfall days in February: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (13.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Sterling, AK

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Sterling, AK
  • Average daylight in February: 9.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5.9h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.9h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.3h).

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Average sunshine days in February
Sterling, AK

Average sunshine days in February - Sterling, AK
  • Average sunshine days in February: 13.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is May (16.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (11 days).

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Average UV index in February
Sterling, AK

Average UV index in February - Sterling, AK
  • Average UV index in February: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are February and November (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in February
Sterling, AK

Average cloud cover in February - Sterling, AK
  • Average cloud cover in February: 50

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 53).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 45).

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Average visibility in February
Sterling, AK

Average visibility in February - Sterling, AK
  • Average visibility in February: 4mi

Months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February and March (4mi).

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