February weather forecast and climate
Valdez, AK

Lake water and grown-in surface vegetation in Valdez Province, Alaska
Lake water and grown-in surface vegetation in Valdez Province, Alaska

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is also a subzero cold month in Valdez, Alaska, with average temperature fluctuating between 10.2°F (-12.1°C) and 20.7°F (-6.3°C).

Temperature

In Valdez, the average high-temperature in February is essentially the same as in January - a still subzero cold 20.7°F (-6.3°C). In February, in Valdez, Alaska, the average low-temperature is 10.2°F (-12.1°C).

Humidity

In February, the average relative humidity in Valdez is 85%.

Rainfall

In Valdez, it is raining for 6.2 days, with typically 4.25" (108mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 167.5 rainfall days, and 56.73" (1441mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, September through December are months with snowfall. In Valdez, in February, snow falls for 15.2 days, with typically accumulated 25.43" (646mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Valdez, there are 88.9 snowfall days, and 114.06" (2897mm) of snow is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In Valdez, the average seawater temperature is 39.4°F (4.1°C).
Note: 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.

Daylight

In Valdez, the average length of the day in February is 9.1h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine in Valdez is 4.6h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Valdez, Alaska, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in February interpret into the following advice:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. 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 Valdez?

In February, the average high-temperature is 20.7°F (-6.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 10.2°F (-12.1°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Valdez?

In Valdez, the average relative humidity in February is 85%.

How many days does it rain in February in Valdez?

In Valdez, in February, it is raining for 6.2 days, with typically 4.25" (108mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in February in Valdez?

In Valdez, Alaska, during February, snow falls for 15.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 25.43" (646mm) of snow.

How cold is the water in February in Valdez?

In February, the average ocean temperature in Valdez is 39.4°F (4.1°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 Valdez?

In February, the average length of the day in Valdez, Alaska, is 9.1h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Valdez?

In Valdez, the average sunshine in February is 4.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Valdez?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Valdez, Alaska, is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in February
Valdez, AK

Average temperature in February - Valdez, AK
  • Average high temperature in February: 20.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (53.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (18°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 10.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (43.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (10°F).

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Average pressure in February
Valdez, AK

Average pressure in February - Valdez, AK
  • Average pressure in February: 29.85"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (29.98").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (29.69").

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Average wind speed in February
Valdez, AK

Average wind speed in February - Valdez, AK
  • Average wind speed in February: 6.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is November (8.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (3.7mph).

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Average humidity in February
Valdez, AK

Average humidity in February - Valdez, AK
  • Average humidity in February: 85%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and April (88%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are May, June, July and November (83%).

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Average rainfall in February
Valdez, AK

Average rainfall in February - Valdez, AK
  • Average rainfall in February: 4.25"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (7.44").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (1.93").

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Average rainfall days in February
Valdez, AK

Average rainfall days in February - Valdez, AK
  • Average rainfall days in February: 6.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (18.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6.2 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Valdez, AK

Average snowfall in February - Valdez, AK
  • Average snowfall in February: 25.43"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (26.73").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in February
Valdez, AK

Average snowfall days in February - Valdez, AK
  • Average snowfall days in February: 15.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (17.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in February
Valdez, AK

Average sea temperature in February - Valdez, AK
  • Average sea temperature in February: 39.5°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is July (56.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (38.9°F).

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

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Valdez, AK
  • Average daylight in February: 9.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5.7h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.8h).

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Average sunshine days in February
Valdez, AK

Average sunshine days in February - Valdez, AK
  • Average sunshine days in February: 10.5 days

Months with the most sunshine days are January and May (12.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (9.7 days).

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Average UV index in February
Valdez, AK

Average UV index in February - Valdez, AK
  • Average UV index in February: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 3).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in February
Valdez, AK

Average cloud cover in February - Valdez, AK
  • Average cloud cover in February: 52

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 58).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 50).

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Average visibility in February
Valdez, AK

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

The month with the highest visibility is June (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February and April (4mi).

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