February weather forecast and climate
Essex, CT

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is another cold month in Essex, Connecticut, with average temperature varying between 37.9°F (3.3°C) and 26.2°F (-3.2°C).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a still cold 37.9°F (3.3°C). The average low-temperature, in February, is 26.2°F (-3.2°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in February is 77%.

Rainfall

In Essex, during February, the rain falls for 10.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.44" (62mm) of precipitation. In Essex, during the entire year, the rain falls for 166.2 days and collects up to 34.8" (884mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, November and December are months with snowfall. In Essex, during 7 snowfall days, 2.72" (69mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Essex, during the entire year, snow falls for 24.2 days, and aggregates up to 9.53" (242mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Essex, the average length of the day in February is 10.7h.

Sunshine

February and December, with an average of 4.8h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. 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: The daily maximum UV index of 2 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 solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in February in Essex?

In Essex, in February, the average high-temperature is 37.9°F (3.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 26.2°F (-3.2°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Essex?

In February, the average relative humidity is 77%.

How much does it rain in Essex in February?

In Essex, in February, during 10.4 rainfall days, 2.44" (62mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Essex in February?

In Essex, in February, during 7 snowfall days, 2.72" (69mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Essex have in February?

The average length of the day in February in Essex is 10.7h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Essex?

February and December, with an average of 4.8h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Essex.

How long on average sun shines in February in Essex?

In February, the average sunshine in Essex, Connecticut, is 4.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Essex?

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in February in Essex?

In Essex, Connecticut, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in February
Essex, CT

Average temperature in February - Essex, CT
  • Average high temperature in February: 37.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (35.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 26.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (66.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.5°F).

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Average pressure in February
Essex, CT

Average pressure in February - Essex, CT
  • Average pressure in February: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.08").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93").

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Average wind speed in February
Essex, CT

Average wind speed in February - Essex, CT
  • Average wind speed in February: 10.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10.9mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (7.1mph).

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Average humidity in February
Essex, CT

Average humidity in February - Essex, CT
  • Average humidity in February: 77%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May, June and July (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (73%).

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Average rainfall in February
Essex, CT

Average rainfall in February - Essex, CT
  • Average rainfall in February: 2.44"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.66").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.93").

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Average rainfall days in February
Essex, CT

Average rainfall days in February - Essex, CT
  • Average rainfall days in February: 10.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Essex, CT

Average snowfall in February - Essex, CT
  • Average snowfall in February: 2.72"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (2.76").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in February
Essex, CT

Average snowfall days in February - Essex, CT
  • Average snowfall days in February: 7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (7 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Essex, CT

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Essex, CT
  • Average daylight in February: 10.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4.8h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.8).

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Average sunshine days in February
Essex, CT

Average sunshine days in February - Essex, CT
  • Average sunshine days in February: 12.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.7 days).

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Average UV index in February
Essex, CT

Average UV index in February - Essex, CT
  • 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, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in February
Essex, CT

Average cloud cover in February - Essex, CT
  • Average cloud cover in February: 48

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in February
Essex, CT

Average visibility in February - Essex, CT
  • 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).

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