Yosemite National Park
California, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Yosemite National Park, CA

Part of Merced River in the valley below the Yosemite National Park Mountains, California, with clear blue skies
Part of Merced River in the valley below the Yosemite National Park Mountains, California, with clear blue skies
February sees the winter temperatures rise a little to average in the range of a cold 28°F (-2.2°C) to a warm 53°F (11.7°C). The sun shines intermittently for an average of 6 hours a day with ample rain to the tune of 6.1" (154.9mm) during the month.
The conditions are harsh for visitors whose numbers dwindle compared to those at the peak of summer - some of them visit Yosemite for seeking adventures in its snowy alpine environment. The ground gathers up to 14.5" (368.3mm) of snow, which increases with altitude.
Suffice to say that tourists usually avoid winter visits due to the rough weather.

What is the temperature in February in Yosemite National Park?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Yosemite National Park, California, is 53.1°F (11.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 28°F (-2.2°C).

How much does it rain in Yosemite National Park in February?

In Yosemite National Park, during February, the rain falls for 9 days and regularly aggregates up to 6.2" (156.7mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Yosemite National Park in February?

In Yosemite National Park, California, in February, 14.6" (370.8mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Yosemite National Park have in February?

In February, the average length of the day in Yosemite National Park is 10.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Yosemite National Park have in February?

In Yosemite National Park, California, the average sunshine in February is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in February in Yosemite National Park?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Yosemite National Park is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Yosemite National Park, CA
  • Average high temperature in February: 53.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 28.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (53.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.6°F).

Average rainfall in February - Yosemite National Park, CA
  • Average rainfall in February: 6.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (6.5").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (0.2").

Average rainfall days in February - Yosemite National Park, CA
  • Average rainfall days in February: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (10 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (1 days).

Average snowfall in February - Yosemite National Park, CA
  • Average snowfall in February: 14.6"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (16.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Yosemite National Park, CA
  • Average daylight in February: 10.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in February - Yosemite National Park, CA
  • Average UV index in February: 4

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).