February weather forecast
Essex, CT

Weather in February

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

Temperature

In Essex, the average high-temperature in February is relatively the same as in January - a still cold 37.9°F (3.3°C). In Essex, the average low-temperature 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, Connecticut, during the entire year, the rain falls for 166.2 days and collects up to 34.8" (884mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

In Essex, Connecticut, the average length of the day in February is 10h and 38min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:00 am and sunset at 5:05 pm. On the last day of February, in Essex, sunrise is at 6:25 am and sunset at 5:38 pm EST.

Sunshine

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

UV index

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. 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 in Essex is 77%.

How many days does it rain in February in Essex?

In February, in Essex, Connecticut, the rain falls for 10.4 days. Throughout February, 2.44" (62mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Essex in February?

In February, it is snowing for 7 days. Throughout February, 2.72" (69mm) of snow is accumulated.

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

The average day length in February in Essex is 10h and 38min.

When are sunrise and sunset in February in Essex?

In February, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:00 am and sunset at 5:05 pm. On the last day of the month, in Essex, sunrise is at 6:25 am and sunset at 5:38 pm EST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Essex?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Essex have in February?

The average sunshine duration in February in Essex, Connecticut, is 4.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Essex?

The months with the lowest UV index in Essex, Connecticut, 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?

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

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

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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%

The 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").
The 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).
The 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: 10h and 38min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 7min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 15min).

  • Average sunshine in February: 4h and 48min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4h and 48min).

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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

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
The 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

The 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

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

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