February weather forecast and climate
Cortez, CO

The bright and red rays of the setting sun over the scenic layout of hills and plains of Cortez, Colorado
The bright and red rays of the setting sun over the scenic layout of hills and plains of Cortez, Colorado
February, the last month of the winter, in Cortez, is also a wintry month, with average temperature fluctuating between 39.4°F (4.1°C) and 23.7°F (-4.6°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a still wintry 39.4°F (4.1°C). In Cortez, in February, the average low-temperature is 23.7°F (-4.6°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity is 68%.

Rainfall

In Cortez, during February, the rain falls for 5.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Cortez, there are 78.9 rainfall days, and 9.84" (250mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. In Cortez, Colorado, during 8.3 snowfall days, 7.56" (192mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 34.4 snowfall days, and 29.29" (744mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 10.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Cortez is 7.2h.

UV index

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Cortez. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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 Cortez?

In Cortez, in February, the average high-temperature is 39.4°F (4.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 23.7°F (-4.6°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Cortez?

In Cortez, the average relative humidity in February is 68%.

How much does it rain in Cortez in February?

In February, in Cortez, Colorado, the rain falls for 5.3 days. Throughout February, 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in February in Cortez?

In Cortez, in February, snow falls for 8.3 days, with typically accumulated 7.56" (192mm) of snow.

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

In February, the average length of the day in Cortez, Colorado, is 10.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Cortez have in February?

The average sunshine in February in Cortez, Colorado, is 7.2h.

When is the lowest UV index in Cortez?

January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in February in Cortez?

In Cortez, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Cortez, CO
  • Average high temperature in February: 39.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (35.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 23.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.8°F).

Average pressure in February - Cortez, CO
  • Average pressure in February: 30.09"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.23").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.87").

Average wind speed in February - Cortez, CO
  • Average wind speed in February: 6.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (9.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (5.7mph).

Average humidity in February - Cortez, CO
  • Average humidity in February: 68%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (73%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (26%).

Average rainfall in February - Cortez, CO
  • Average rainfall in February: 1.22"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are January and December (1.26").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (0.2").

Average rainfall days in February - Cortez, CO
  • Average rainfall days in February: 5.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (9.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (2.8 days).

Average snowfall in February - Cortez, CO
  • Average snowfall in February: 7.56"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (8.11").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Cortez, CO
  • Average snowfall days in February: 8.3 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and December (8.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Cortez, CO
  • Average daylight in February: 10.9h

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

  • Average sunshine in February: 7.2h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.5).

Average sunshine days in February - Cortez, CO
  • Average sunshine days in February: 17.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (26.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (17.6 days).

Average UV index in February - Cortez, CO
  • Average UV index in February: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in February - Cortez, CO
  • Average cloud cover in February: 26

Months with the most cloud cover are January and December (Cloud cover 27).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 9).

Average visibility in February - Cortez, CO
  • Average visibility in February: 6mi

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