February weather forecast and climate
Dover, DE

The public Archives building in Dover, Delaware, between two large trees
The public Archives building in Dover, Delaware, between two large trees

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter, in Dover, is a chilly month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 43.3°F (6.3°C) and an average low of 31.1°F (-0.5°C).

Temperature

In Dover, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a chilly 43.3°F (6.3°C). In Dover, in February, the average low-temperature is 31.1°F (-0.5°C).

Humidity

In February, the average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

In February, in Dover, the rain falls for 9.9 days. Throughout February, 1.89" (48mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Dover, during the entire year, the rain falls for 152.3 days and collects up to 26.3" (668mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through March and December are months with snowfall in Dover. In Dover, snow falls for 3.1 days, with typically accumulated 0.91" (23mm) of snow. In Dover, during the entire year, snow falls for 10.1 days, and aggregates up to 4.61" (117mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Dover, Delaware, the average length of the day is 10.8h.

Sunshine

With an average of 5h of sunshine, February has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Dover is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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 Dover?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Dover, is 43.3°F (6.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 31.1°F (-0.5°C).

What is the average humidity in February in Dover?

The average relative humidity in February in Dover is 75%.

How much does it rain in Dover in February?

In Dover, in February, it is raining for 9.9 days, with typically 1.89" (48mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in February in Dover?

In Dover, in February, during 3.1 snowfall days, 0.91" (23mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

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

In Dover, Delaware, the average length of the day in February is 10.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Dover?

With an average of 5h of sunshine, February has the least sunshine of the year in Dover, Delaware.

How many hours of sunshine does Dover have in February?

In February, the average sunshine in Dover is 5h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Dover?

In Dover, Delaware, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in February
Dover, DE

Average temperature in February - Dover, DE
  • Average high temperature in February: 43.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 31.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (28.8°F).

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Average pressure in February
Dover, DE

Average pressure in February - Dover, DE
  • Average pressure in February: 30.06"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.12").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94").

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Average wind speed in February
Dover, DE

Average wind speed in February - Dover, DE
  • Average wind speed in February: 10.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (10.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.4mph).

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Average humidity in February
Dover, DE

Average humidity in February - Dover, DE
  • Average humidity in February: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (79%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January, March, April and November (74%).

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Average rainfall in February
Dover, DE

Average rainfall in February - Dover, DE
  • Average rainfall in February: 1.89"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.15").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.46").

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Average rainfall days in February
Dover, DE

Average rainfall days in February - Dover, DE
  • Average rainfall days in February: 9.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.1 days).

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Average snowfall in February
Dover, DE

Average snowfall in February - Dover, DE
  • Average snowfall in February: 0.91"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.65").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in February
Dover, DE

Average snowfall days in February - Dover, DE
  • Average snowfall days in February: 3.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (3.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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Average daylight in February /
Average sunshine in February
Dover, DE

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Dover, DE
  • Average daylight in February: 10.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5h).

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Average sunshine days in February
Dover, DE

Average sunshine days in February - Dover, DE
  • Average sunshine days in February: 15.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (10.8 days).

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Average UV index in February
Dover, DE

Average UV index in February - Dover, DE
  • Average UV index in February: 3

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

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Average cloud cover in February
Dover, DE

Average cloud cover in February - Dover, DE
  • Average cloud cover in February: 45

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in February
Dover, DE

Average visibility in February - Dover, DE
  • 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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